Z West 8th Grade @ Carmel 11.14.17
A Game: ZWMS @ Carmel
On Tuesday, the Eagles went up against Carmel MS. Carmel got out to a hot start, with Z West trailing 5-13 after the first quarter. The Eagles buckled down their defense in the second quarter, giving up only 4 points, and went into the half down by just 8. However, Carmel came out shooting well again to start the second half. In the end, Z West couldn’t get enough offense, losing to the Cougars 17-44. The team was led in scoring by Isaiah Davis with 12 points, including going 6/6 from the free throw line. Isaiah Davis and Owen Rossell led the team in what we call hustle stats, including deflections and diving for loose balls.
B Game: ZWMS @ Carmel
Following the A game, the B team was not able to flip the script against the Carmel B team. Carmel jumped out to a 10-2 lead through the end of 1 quarter and held a 19-8 lead at half. The second half, the thought was to attempt to get some steals and some transition points by going man-to-man, however the team was unable to get enough stops defensively and muster together enough points offensively. The final score was 14-36 in favor of Carmel. Julian Molife and Leonard & Nathan Clay led in the effort category.
The team looks to get back on track at home on Thursday, November 16th with a game vs. Lebanon at 5:30 pm. Go Eagles!