Ballinger has had an up and down season until this point, but after an impressive victory over Abilene Christian they came home and handled business against Eden.

Ballinger has had an up and down season until this point, but after an impressive victory over Abilene Christian they came home and handled business against Eden. 

Chance Parker scored 17 points to lead Ballinger in a 62-40 victory over Eden on Friday, Jan. 6. 

At the end of a successful first half, the Ballinger Bearcats Varsity led 30-18 on the strength of an 18-4 run. Ballinger locked in their lead in the final quarter, scoring 23 points. Parker sunk the most baskets during the first period, earning six points for Ballinger. 

Connor Kvapil scored16 points, Deaundre Manley scored 11 points and Jason Elliott nine points, with each player sinking multiple three-pointers.

 Also contributing for Ballinger were Jon Johnson  with six points, five rebounds and one block and Diego Alvarado with 3 points. Ballinger finished the game with 46 rebounds which translated to 16 offensive and 30 defensive rebounds and two blocks and 14 steals.