Macaluso sinks FT's to push ZMS 8th Grade to OT Victory over Avon North - 11.26.18
ZMS A v Avon North
The Eagles faced Avon North at home in a challenging but thrilling game. The game was back and forth between the schools. In the first quarter, Avon outscored ZMS 13- 8. In the second quarter, ZMS responded. Eagles outscored Avon North 13- 6. At the half, ZMS led 21- 19. However, Avon North would not go away quietly. Avon North scored 15pts in the third, and to regain the lead. In the fourth, ZMS was up 3pts towards the end of the fourth, but Avon North hit a 3- pointer at the end of regulation to send the game to OT. In OT, Merrick Macaluso gets fouled right at the end of OT; and Merrick Macaluso knocked down both free throws with no time remaining on the clock! Your Eagles skidded away with the win, 52- 51.
ZMS B v Avon North
In the first quarter, ZMS took a commanding lead 13- 5. However, Avon North rallied back to close in the gap in the second quarter. Avon North outscored ZMS, 9- 2. At the end of the half, Eagles led 15- 14. In the third quarter, the Eagles responded with Alexander Clayton leading the way (5pts in the quarter). After a dominate third quarter, your Eagles never looked back. ZMS won, 38- 27.
Alexander Clayton led all scorers with 10pts.
Evan Huber & Ryan Handy both with 8pts.