After a close heartbreaking loss by the JV squad, 49-48 the Taylor Ducks boys’ varsity squad to the court in dominating fashion against East View Tuesday morning, winning 73-41.
After the 1st quarter the Ducks had already doubled up on the Patriots and held a 14-point lead heading into halftime, 29-15. With three minutes until the half Taylor went on a 10-1 run as Senior, Michael Schneider’s 3 pointer at the buzzer closed out the first half.
In the second half the Ducks got hot and stayed hot. Senior’s, Francisco Delagarza and Josh Blue had their hands game all over East View, who was held to just 26 points the rest of the game. The Ducks dropped 22 points in the third and another 21 in the fourth to seal the game. Senior, Devin Garcia led the Ducks with 32 points, Ja’Ron Carver also saw double digits with 13 points along with Delagarza’s 10.
Afterwards Coach Williams spoke about the game saying, “They’re (East View) a 5A playoff team from last year. We just played great defense. If we can play four on one or five on one, I’d rather do that than five on five.”
The Ducks move to 2-0 on the season and will again be in action December 3 at home against Lago Vista.