Boys’ Hoops: Chaps defeat Cavs, advance to state tourney

For the first time in program history, the Westlake Chaparrals are headed to the UIL State Basketball Tournament – after defeating cross-district rival Lake Travis 76-60 Saturday afternoon for the 6A Region 4 title.

The Chaps will face off against the South Garland Colonels, who handed Dallas Jesuit a 65-50 loss in the Region 2 final Saturday. The other side of the bracket will feature the Allen Eagles out of Region 1, and the winner of Tompkins and Alief Taylor to represent Region 3.

The state tournament will take place at the Alamodome in San Antonio. The 6A semi-final matchups will take place on Friday night, scheduled for 7:00 and 8:30 p.m., with the 6A state championship matchup set for 8:30 p.m. Saturday.