Westwood Basketball Game to be Featured on Thunder Radio on Thursday Night

Joel Vinson GymThe Westwood Rockets and Lady Rockets return to Duck River Valley Conference play on Thursday night as Fayetteville visits the Joel Vinson Gym. The night will feature the annual Teddy Bear Toss where new stuffed animals will be donated to the Manchester Fire and Police Departments. Thunder Radio will bring you the broadcast of that game and the festivities.
The Lady Rockets of Westwood clinched the regular season conference title with their Monday night win with a conference record of 13 and 2. The Lady Rockets will be the #1 seed in the conference tournament that begins on December 12th at Forrest. Westwood won the previous meeting in Fayetteville by a score of 42 to 8.

The floor of the Joel Vinson Gym filled with many of the stuffed animals donated as part of the 2014 Teddy Bear Toss - Photo by Rob Clutter

The floor of the Joel Vinson Gym filled with many of the stuffed animals donated as part of the 2014 Teddy Bear Toss – Photo by Rob Clutter

The Rockets are 8 and 7 in the conference as they continue to battle for position in the conference standings. The Rockets outscored Fayetteville 14 to 2 in the 4th quarter in the previous matchup with the Tigers on October 29th to claim a 41 to 31 win. Westwood will be without the services of Shawn Anderson who suffered a season ending knee injury as they close out the final 3 games of the regular season.
Tonight’s Westwood game can be heard exclusively on Thunder Radio. Tipoff is set for 6, we will be on the air for the pregame show at 5:50.