Prep Basketball: Pleasant Grove boys top Avinger, tournament host Redwater on Friday

REDWATER, Texas -- Pleasant Grove's varsity boys basketball program won its fourth straight at the Redwater tournament after defeating Avinger and host Redwater on Friday night at Dragon Gym.

In the first game, the Hawks dismantled Avinger, 81-17, behind the play of Jaymon Wheeler and Justin Casteel. Wheeler finished with 18 points while Casteel had 16.

Redwater played Pleasant Grove a little closer in the second game, but the Hawks escaped with a 51-43 triumph to end the night. Torion Phillips led all scorers with 22 points and teammate Keighston King added 16.

Pleasant Grove was back in action on Saturday morning against Gospel Light Academy.

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