Class 5A Sherman defeated the Anna Coyotes, 69-36, on Tuesday, Nov. 28, in non-district play at Anna High School. Jeremy Norvell and Jaylyn Clemmons scored a team-high 14 points apiece for the Bearcats (1-3) while guard Noah Palshaw tallied 10 points to lead Anna. Fellow Coyote guards Hunter Lebo and Gavin Reno each collected eight points, while Jeremiah Ivery added six and Jaedin Victorian, four.

Anna (1-2) trailed, 33-18, at halftime.

“I thought we struggled early against their pressure but really made some strides in the second half,” Anna head coach Kyle Phifer said. “I’m really proud of how our kids battled and continued to get better. Gavin Reno really did a good job of attacking their pressure for us. And Noah Palshaw did a great job of staying positive and making adjustments in the second half.”