Last night, the 8th Grade Dogs took on Brownsburg West at the high school. The Dogs struggled offensively from the beginning and never recovered, losing 33 to 16. The Dogs look to bounce back this weekend as they host a tournament at BEMS. Come out and support the Dogs!
Last night, the 8th grade boys traveled to Center Grove to take on the Trojans. The Dogs jumped out of the gate with great defense and outstanding teamwork which led to good open shots. The Dogs got an early lead and never trailed in the game. Robert Jackson led all scores with 15 points and Bishop Bambo added 9 points. It was a great defensive effort all night. Elhadj Diallo, Austin Humbert, Jack Regashus, and Jayce Tunnell were all very aggressive on rebounds and did a great job of attacking the rim. The defense was led by Bishop Bambo who was all over the floor the entire night, giving amazing effort. This was a great bounce back victory and a great team effort! The Dogs look to carry the momentum into next week as they host Franklin at home on Monday. Come support the Dogs!!
Last night the Dogs hosted Franklin East in a good basketball game. The Dogs jumped out to an early lead and would never lose that lead, winning 41 to 31. It was an all around team effort as 9 different players contributed in the scoring column. Robert Jackson led all scores again with 10 points. Once again, it was an outstanding defensive effort as a team that led to the victory.
Last night, the Dogs hosted Plainfield in a hard fought game. Both teams came out slow and the Dogs led 7 to 4 going into the 2nd quarter. The Dogs had an outstanding 2nd quarter led by good defense and teamwork on the offensive end, and headed into halftime with a 21 to 11 lead. Plainfield did not give up and came out strong in the 3rd quarter, cutting it to a 1 point lead heading into the 4th quarter. Led by great defense and clutch free throws, the Dogs came away with a 42 to 33 victory. Robert Jackson led the way in scoring, but it was a well rounded victory with 6 guys getting in the scoring column. Austin Humbert played extremely hard and brought the energy the Dogs needed to get the victory. They look to carry this 3 game winning streak into next week!
Last night, the 8th grade Dogs traveled to Tri West. The Dogs came out slow, trailing 8-7 after the 1st quarter. After they settled in and increased the defensive pressure, they were able to get some steals and easy buckets. At halftime, the Dogs led 31 to 14, but the Bruins did not give up. After Tri West cut the lead to 11, the Dogs were able to finish the game strong with a 51 to 38 victory. Once again, it was the defense that led the way for the Dogs. Offensively, 8 different players scored, but Robert Jackson led the way with 16 points. Tamareon Tucker chipped in 9 points and Bishop Bambo had 8 points. The Dogs are now on a 4 game winning streak and look to carry the momentum to Wednesday when the host Speedway at home.
Last night the 8th grade Bulldogs dominated from beginning to end, winning 54-22. Once again, the victory was sparked by outstanding defense that led to easy offense. It was an outstanding TEAM victory with 11 players scoring in the game. Elhadj Diallo and Robert Jackson led the way with 12 points each. Bishop Bambo also chipped in 7 points. The Dogs have won 5 games in a row and look to carry that momentum when they travel to Danville Thursday.
Last night the 8th grade Bulldogs traveled to Danville and dominated from beginning to end, winning 54 to 12. Once again, the victory was sparked by outstanding defense that led to easy offense. It was an outstanding TEAM victory with 11 players scoring in the game. Robert Jackson led the way with 16 points. Graham Brodt had 10 points and Mathias Pilkington chipped in 6 points. The Dogs have won 6 games in a row and look to carry that momentum when they travel to Westfield on Monday!
Last night, the Dogs made the long trip to Westfield to take on the Shamrocks. The Dogs never trailed in the game, but the Shamrocks put up a great fight. The Dogs were able to pull away in the 4th quarter to have a 10 point lead with about 3 minutes remaining. The Shamrocks did not give up and came back strong to tie the game with about 10 seconds left. The Dogs inbounded the ball to Robert Jackson who dribbled up the court and passed to a teammate for the shot. Although we missed the shot, Elhadj Diallo had his man boxed out, grabbed the rebound, and scored the winning basket. The Dogs pulled out the exciting 46 to 44 victory. Bishop Bambo led all scores with 13 points, hitting 3 huge three point shots. Robert Jackson had 11 points, also hitting a clutch three pointer. Jayce Tunnell was all over the floor, showing outstanding effort on the defensive end. The Dogs have now won 7 games in a row and look to carry that momentum as they host Avon South tonight at 6:00pm.
Last night, the 8th grade Dogs traveled to Plainfield for the first round of the county tournament. From the tip, the Dogs were excellent on defense and jumped out to an early lead. They would never give up this lead, winning 48 to 35. The Dogs moved the ball very well and played as a team on offense, resulting in the best the offense has been all year. Robert Jackson was outstanding offensively, leading all scores with 22 points. Tamareon Tucker was an outstanding leader and playmaker last night, also chipping in 12 points. The Dogs look to carry on this momentum as they host Avon North tonight for the semi-finals of the county tournament.