Both matchups were tightly contested and hard fought games.
In the “A” game, the Braves fell behind early, trailing 16-6 at half time. The second half was were the Braves turned it around, led by the effort of Grant Dalton, who finished the game with 13pts. The Braves chipped away the deficit in the 3rd quarter to were they were only down 5pts. With time fading Dalton hit a 3 point bucket, which sent the teams into overtime. In overtime, the Braves pushed on to the victory winning 32-27.
Bringing the teams overall record on the season to 6-6, leading into this weekends Johnson County Tournament, where they will first matchup against Edinburgh.
1st Quarter 1-13
2nd Quarter 5-3
3rd Quarter 10-5
4th Quarter 10-5
The “B” game was also very close. It to came down to a last minute score. However the outcome was not in the favor of the Braves. The final score was 14-12. Contributing to the scoring for the Braves were Noah Nuetzmann with 6pts, Zavier Menser and Eli Elord with 3 points each.
1st Quarter 5-4
2nd Quarter 2-5
3rd Quarter 2-3
4th Quarter 3-2