Mustangs reach consolation semifinals at 7-on-7 tourney

Ron Howell
Sports Editor

After winning three consecutive games in the consolation bracket to make the semifinals, Sweetwater saw its run at the Texas 7-on-7 Championships finally end when the Mustangs were defeated by Heritage 44-34 on Friday at College Station.
Sweetwater finished 4-3 at the two-day event after going 1-2 in pool play.
The Mustangs began Friday’s bracket action with a 27-15 win over Falls City, then beat Hardin-Jefferson 41-38 before pulling out a 40-34 win over Brazosport in overtime to reach the semifinals. After defeating Sweetwater, Heritage beat Stephenville 33-14 for the D-II consolation title. Sweetwater made its fourth straight 7-on-7 appearance.