Wagner (12) and Scheidler (10) push ZMS 7th Grade past conference rival Avon South 35-31.
ZMS 7th Grade vs Avon South 12.13.18
StartFragmentOn Thursday Night, the 7th grade boys basketball teams hosted Avon South. In the A game the boys defeated Avon 35-31. After starting the game down 9-2. The Eagles battled back and trailed at the half 20-17. The Eagles took control of the game in the third quarter outscoring the Orioles 10-2. And then maintained that lead throughout the fourth quarter to win a crucial conference game. Leading the way for the Eagles was Nash Wagner with 12 points. Camden Scheidler added 10 points, while Wrigley Bumgardner contributed with 8 points. LJ Killinger and Luke Murphy combined for 5 points and 9 assist for the eagles to seal the win. The A-team improved their record to 10-5.
The B game came down to the wire, after a tight game from the very tip. Nathan Turner hit 2 free throws with 0.5 seconds left to win the game with a final score of 25-23. Christian Barth had a game-high 7 points and Nathan Turner added 6 points. The Eagles with the clean sweep against Avon South, continue their 4 game winning streak. The boys will be back in action next week on Wednesday, December 19th. We hope to pack the house for the “Battle for the Nest” as the boys will host Zionsville West! EndFragment