Plano East’s basketball teams each prevailed in their match ups Friday night with Flower Mound Marcus.
The Panthers remained atop the District 6-6A standings with a 77-58 triumph that improved their record to 10-1, putting them two games ahead of second-place Allen (8-3).
The Lady Panthers are 7-6 in 6-6A after downing the Lady Marauders 56-46. They are in fifth place, two games behind Allen. Both Allen teams had a bye on Friday.
Plano West (12-1) leads the girls’ standings, just a half-game in front of Flower Mound (12-2).
The top four teams in each district earn a berth in the playoffs, which commence in February.
With late changes in the program, Plano East’s volleyball team is quickly preparing to start the regular season. Nikki Pugh, last season’s first-year head coach, takes on a new role as head coach at Berkner High School in Richardson. Taking over the team is Sarah...