Multiple Teams · Mt Vernon Boys 8th Grade Basketball won the Whiteland Warrior Invitational

Saturday, November 18, 2017

9:00 AM

Mt Vernon
Clark Pleasant Middle School

Game Recap

vs Clark Pleasant​ (Whiteland)
€‹”A” Team… Avenging a twenty point loss to the Warriors, in last year’s invitational championship, the Marauders controlled the majority of the game & won 39 – 33. DeJuan Echoles led with 11 points & Cooper Galli had 9. The win put the Marauders in the championship to face the Giants of Ben Davis.

“B” Team… Coming in as the defending champs of the Whiteland Invitational, the Marauders faced the host, Warriors, & never let them into the ballgame, winning 48 – 24. Charles “Mr. Boom” Bostic led the Marauders with 11 points, Gavin Sullivan had 8, & Eli Knight with 7 points to move back into the championship.

vs Chapel Hill (Ben Davis)
​”A” Team… In the invitational championship, the Marauders faced the Ben Davis Giants. The Marauders played a disciplined & controlling tempo, never allowing the Giants any advantages in the game & winning the championship, 51 – 46.

DeJuan Echoles had 17 points & a balanced attack from the rest of the team. The win brings the “A” team’s record to 4-1.

“B” Team… ​ In the “B” Team Championship, your Marauders defended, ran, & out hustled the Giants winning 60 – 36. Will Morris had 14 points, Charlie WIlliams with 12, Charles “Mr. Boom” Bostic 12, & Gavin Sullivan had 10. The win brings the “B” team’s record to 3-1.