FRANKLIN, Texas -- Franklin Lions improved to 22-3 overall and 10-0 in District 24-2A following an 87-48 win over Hempstead Wednesday night at Lion's Gym.
Michael Witherspoon lead Franklin with 23 points while Grant Hughes added 18 and Thomas Box contributed 14.
Hempstead was lead in scoring by Eddie Venegas who scored 15. Denzel Perry and Deondre Toler each scored 10.
Franklin puts their district lead on the line Friday night as they travel to Trinity to tangle with the Tigers.