Friendswood splits district games against Clear Brook, Clear Falls

FRIENDSWOOD — Clear Brook's David Azore‚Äôs scored 33 points to lead the Wolverines to a 67-56 win over the Friendswood Mustangs.

The loss drops the Friendswood to 1-2 in league play.

Clear Brook opened up a 20-12 lead at the end of the opening period and then took a nine-point lead at intermission.

Friendswood battled back to begin the second half 16-10, but Clear Brook turned the tables in the fourth quarter 26-18 to pull out the 11-point margin of victory 67-56.

Three Mustangs scored in double figures: Tanner Bandini (13 points), Alex Dehoyas (11 points), and Griffin Schneider (10 points).

Friendswood 50 - Clear Falls 43

Clear Falls jumped out to an early 12-6 lead after the first quarter, but the Mustangs came roaring back as the Mustangs cut the deficit in half by outscoring the Knights, 14-11, in the second quarter making the halftime score 23-20 in favor of the Knights.

The Mustangs took control in the second half, as Friendswood won the third quarter 16-11 to take a 36-34 lead into the final period, but had to hold off the Knights in the fourth quarter (14-9) in the home win.

Friendswood's Tanner Bandini tallied 18 points and Alex Dehoyos chipped in with 12 points to get the come-from-behind victory.

Taylor Vessel scored a game-high 19 points for Clear Falls.