The varsity boys basketball team played Eaton for the second time this season. The Hornets showed great energy in the first half to take a commanding 38-20 lead over the Eagles at halftime. In 2 quarters the Hornets defense held the Eagles to fewer than 10 points. See the complete recap of the game statistics on the SWBL website.
Saturday the boys and girls teams were both in action. The girls hosted the Franklin Lady Wildcats and welcomed over 100 of the Girls in the Monroe Basketball program from grades K-8. The Elementary school teachers and students also joined in Elementary school night culminating with a special halftime performance by our elementary school students. The Lady Hornets came back strong after trailing 6-19 at the end of the first quarter. The lady Hornets shut Franklin out in the 2nd quarter and only allowed 18 points by the Lady Wildcats in the 2nd half. While the Lady Hornets were at home winning the Boys traveled to Bellbrook and defeated the Eagles in Overtime.
A Hornet Senior, Noah Kappers, was nominated as a PrimeTime Player of the week. Vote multiple times online before Monday at 3 pm to help recognize his efforts!
The Boys varsity game at Franklin next Friday is up for the Blitz 5 Wildcard Game of the Week. Vote to help highlight this game as the Hornets travel to Franklin to take on the SWBL leader. You can vote multiple times for both recognitions.