ZMS 8th Grade 2018 Shootout Champions
ZMS v Hamilton Heights
ZMS faced Hamilton Heights in the semi- finals of the shootout. In the first quarter, your Eagles scored 32pts. ZMS set the tone, and did not look back. At the end of the 1st half, ZMS controlled the game 37 to 17. ZMS played a solid and unselfish game. ZMS out- rebounded their opponent to solidify the win. Every player contributed to the dominating win, 54- 32. Eagles advanced to Championship Game vs Fall Creek.
ZMS v Fall Creek
In the Championship Game, Fall Creek was standing in the way from ZMS holding up the trophy. In the first quarter, Eagles set an impressive tone scoring 12pts, and holding Fall Creek to 4pts. Your Eagles faced early foul trouble, but it was no problem for Nate Horten and Evan Huber to step up for the team. At the end of the first half, Eagles led 24- 11. In the second half, Fall Creek tried to play more aggressive and cause turnovers. However, Logan Imes and Adam Melliere were too much for Fall Creek. Also, Matthew Wleklinski and Nate Horten protecting the rim, ZMS were able to keep control of the game and defeat Fall Creek. Congratulations Eagles!
Next game, your Eagles are on the road to Lincoln Middle School.