TMS Boys BB Recap - January 10th
The Troy Trojans Middle School boys basketball team traveled to Seneca on January 6th to face the Saints Peter and Paul Trojans and participated in the mid-season tournament in Highland against the Doniphan West Mustangs and the Axtell Eagles on January 8th.
The B Team lost 19-26 to Saints Peter and Paul. Tucker Jarrett scored nine points and added four rebounds and four blocks. Aiden Rathert pulled down nine rebounds.
The A Team lost 35-36 to Saints Peter and Paul on a last second shot. Henry Geiger contributed thirteen points and eight rebounds.
However, both teams recovered from the January 6th losses by winning the mid-season tournament in Highland.
The B Team defeated the Axtell Eagles by a score of 26-21 and the Doniphan West Mustangs by a final of 28-15. Tucker Jarrett scored nine points in each game, and Aiden Rathert tallied twenty-three rebounds on the day. Colton Luedke brought down eighteen rebounds for the afternoon.
The A Team defeated the Axtell Eagles 37-35 in overtime. This is the first time the Axtell A Team has lost this season. The A Team defeated the Doniphan West Mustangs 49-42. Henry Geiger led the team with thirty-five points on the day. Kaston Jasper scored fifteen points against Doniphan West.
After the week’s action, the B Team record stands at 6-2, and A Team record improves to 5-3.
Troy hosts the Wetmore Cardinals on Monday, January 10th, and travel to Axtell for a rematch against the Eagles on January 13th.