The Uvalde Coyotes were victorious in their first basketball game of the season.
Last Saturday afternoon, the Coyotes defeated the Bandera Bulldogs, 79-46, in Uvalde High School’s Harvey Kinchlow Gym.
Coach Alex Oyola’s Coyotes got off to a 23-13 lead in the first period.
Cristian Treviño scored the first field goal of the season for the Coyotes.
He nailed a three-point field goal 15 seconds into the contest to give the Coyotes a 3-0 lead.
The Coyotes never relinquished their scoring lead.
Using good defense and superior rebounding, the Coyotes methodically built a 10-point advantage by the end of the quarter.
Up by a score of 8-7, the Coyotes outscored the Bulldogs, 15-6, during the last five minutes of the opening period of the ball game.
Grant Taylor scored off of an offensive rebound and Estevan Ortiz downed a layup to give the Coyotes a 12-7 lead.
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