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The Western Boone Boys 7th Grade B team vs. Sheridan’s 7th Grade A team (12/3/2020)

The WEBO Stars 7th grade boys B team traveled to Sheridan to play the Blackhawks boys 7th grade A team on Thursday night. WEBO started out in full control of the game playing tough on defense and dominating the tempo of play. During the first half the young WEBO team improved upon their past performances by limiting their number of personal fouls and unforced turn-overs. The Stars also controlled the boards while playing solid defense.  At the end of 2 quarters of play the score was 11 to 8 in favor of the Stars. However, the second half unfolded differently as the Blackhawks dominated the 3rd and 4th quarters by scoring a total of 22 points to the Stars 5. The WEBO Stars came up short with a 30 to 15 score. During the first half of play, Cole Zartman led the team on defense and rebounds. Zartman, McClaine, Smith, and Latham all scored for the Stars.

 

The 8th grade Stars also traveled to Sheridan to face the Blackhawks Thursday night. The Stars had to work for every shot and rebound against a much bigger team. The Blackhawks had the upper hand on the glass and low post duo that control the lane. The Stars played a strong first half and trailed 19-15 at the half. The Stars fought hard in the second half but just couldn’t overcome size inside. The Stars fell to the Blackhawks 43-30.