February 28, 2018

That’s all the Troopers wrote


BY: MAKENNA BRUMBAUGH
And the Troopers are finished after an eventful weekend of basketball during district play.
The Troop was able to seal a win in game one of districts. The Troopers beat the Max Cossacks in regular season play, and were able to do so in districts, winning 68-49.
The Troopers shot 73 percent from the charity stripe while the Cossacks shot around 53 percent.
Garrison Trooper Jonah Larson shot down 16, making him the high scorer for the Troop that night.
This win  for the Troopers advanced them to game two on Saturday, where they played the Wilton-Wing Miners.
The Troop lost by a deficit of three to the Miners on Saturday, 56-53.
The game was tight paced the whole way through, but left the Troopers with a loss.
The Troopers shot 70 percent from the free throw line and Nashton was the Troops high scorer, pouring in 17. Nash made five threes in all.
This loss for the Troopers left them playing the Washburn Cardinals during Monday night.
The Troopers needed to win on Monday night to advance to regionals, unfortunately they could not find the win. They lost to the Cardinals 62-50.

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