Yesterday, your Eagles traveled to Riverside JH. I’m the first quarter, ZMS chemistry and tenacity were relentless! We played great team defense along with sharing the basketball extremely well; and scoring 25pts in the first. In second, Mason (7pts out of his 11pts) led the charge. ZMS outscored Riverside, 12- 11. At the end of the half, Eagles ahead 37- 18. In the third, Riverside went on a run to close in the deficit; out- scoring your Eagles 16- 6. However, we preserved through the run; and maintained our lead. Eagles win! 56- 47. Again, another excellent team win!!!
Coming into he game, your Eagles are looking for their first win of the new year. At the end of the first quarter, Nathan Turner knocks down the long 3- ball. We trailed Riverside, 11- 12. In the second quarter, we increased our energy and intensity on defense to another level—— causing multiples turnovers and getting to the charity stripe. ZMS outscored Riverisde in the second, 17- 11. At the end of the first half, Eagles ahead 28- 23. In the second half, your Eagles did not look back! We remained aggressive throughout the second half, out scoring Riverside, 21- 19. Eagles win, 49- 42. Great team win! Our team scoring: Luke Reasoner (5pts), Elijah Bineyard (8pts), Michael Saxon (7pts), Brady Coffman (5pts), LJ Killinger (7pts), Chase Johnson (3pts), Christian Barth (4pts) and Dawson Huber (3pts).