The Community R-VI Trojans had a three point lead with 2:30 left in their game on Saturday with Sturgeon.
Unfortunately, turnovers and a bad defensive possesion led to the Bulldogs pulling away late with a 58-54 victory over the Trojans.
The loss dropped the Trojans’ record to 10-11 on the season and 2-5 in the Central Activities Conference (CAC).
Caden Escamilla led the Trojans with 24 points.
He scored 10 points in the fourth quarter.
Blaze Escamilla added 12 points behind four three-pointers.
Evan Hartsock had 11 points and Eric Hombs scored seven points.
Community R-VI is the No. 1 seed in the upcoming district tournament. See the full bracket on page 4B or the back side of the special banner in this issue.