Middle School Sports
Boys' JV Soccer
Mustangs tame the Tigers
December 24, 2013By Christopher Jennings of Bishop Brossart High School
Tonight's game against the Beechwood Tiger's was a special night. Santa came to Alexandria and handed out candy canes to all of the children. Coffee, hot chocolate, and cookies were available for all. As for the game, the Mustangs grabbed the lead early and never looked back. Jacob Jennings played well in the first quarter, scoring 4 points, 11 on the night and providing several exciting no-look passes, resulting in a 10 point Mustang lead. The highlight in the 2nd quarter was another fabulous dunk by Alex Trentman and a 19-0 run by the Mustangs resulting in a 15 point lead (37-22) at the half.
The second half was highlighted by a Trentman to Jennings assist off an inbounds play. The Mustangs upped their lead to 20 with the final score of 60-40. Trentman quietly went about his game, scoring 22 points and 11 rebounds. Burns had 8 boards and 16 points. The Mustangs win the rebound game 27-24 and the turnover game 18-7. The Mustangs were 10-12 from the line. Jacob Huff was the leading scorer for Tigers with 20 points.
Trentman 22 points, Burns 16 points, Jennings 11, Hackworth 7 points, Reiger 4 points
Merry Christmas to all. See everyone in Henry County on Thursday.