Greensburg 8th grade basketball defeated North Decatur 51-45 in a double overtime thriller.Scoring for the PiratesJack Mckinsey 19 pts, Kaden Acton 12 pts, Payton Cordray 10 pts, Reece Beaver 5 pts, Paxton Harris 5 pts,
The Pirates will be back in action Thursday vs Columbus Central
From Coach Chris Robbins
|From North Decatur: After a sluggish start trailing 8-11 after one quarter North came back with aggressive second quarter play to take a 22-16 half-time lead. Both teams were then tied 30-30 after 3 quarters, 37-37 at the end of regulation, 41-41 after one overtime before the home team came away with a 51-47 win. North was led by Cooper Parmer with 10 points, 6 rebounds and 2 steals. Hudson Herbert had 9 points, 2 rebounds, 1 steal and 1 assist. Brayden Hancock had 8 points, 1 rebound and 1 steal. Brad Krieger added 5 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist and 1 steal. Brady Mauer had 5 points and 1 rebound. Mason Morris had 4 points, 1 assist and 1 steal. Marshall Snell had 4 points and 3 rebounds.|
WTRE had a broadcast of that game last night – you can go back and see it on periscope on the wtresportsnd feed – (game was announced by one of our North Decatur broadcast teams), There is a link at the top of our opening page – just click on wtresportsnd to find it.