Como-Pickton JH Boys Basketball Report for February 2, 2017
Como-Pickton JH vs Harts Bluff JH
The Como-Pickton Eagles JH Boys Basketball teams hosted Harts Bluff JH for three games. The night ended with a tie, a loss, and a win for the Eagles.
The B “Team game ended in a 16-16 tie. The game saw the lead change several times throughout the game and ended with the Eagles sinking 2 free-throws with 2 seconds left in the game to tie the game at 16.
|Teams||Half 1||Half 2||Final|
|Harts Bluff B Team||9||7||16|
|C-PJH B Team||8||8||16|
Scoring for the Eagles: Keaton Wilkerson (2), Ethan Soto (6), and Cole Henry (8)
The 7th graders have struggled this year with sealing the “W”. Thursday was no different. The young Eagles have worked very hard, coming in to practice early to work on fundamentals. Although the Eagles lost to Harts Bluff they have shown improvement of their overall skill and knowledge of the game. The Eagles led early but could not overcome a big second quarter by Harts Bluff, losing by the score of 16-21.
|Harts Bluff 7A||3||12||6||0||21|
Scoring for the Eagles: Christopher Ramirez (7) and Tucker Rutledge (9)
The 8the Grade game saw the Eagles dominate from the very beginning, never trailing in the game. The Eagles Defense swarmed to the ball forcing many turnovers that resulted in baskets at the other end of the floor. The Eagles came away with a convincing 58-22 win.
|Harts Bluff 8A||7||0||11||4||22|
Scoring for the Eagles: Braden Miller (6), Jhonatan Mejia (6), Juan Alvarez (9), Cameron Ray (13), and Felipe Marquez (24)
The Eagles 7A and 8A Teams will finish their season next Thursday, February 9 at home against Cooper. 7A Team will begin at 5PM followed by the 8A Team at around 5:45. The Eagles B Team finished their season at 1-8-1. They will not play next week since Cooper does not have a B Team.