HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
8th Grade Bombers win 2 @ Hebron
November 29, 2012By PJ West of Rensselaer Central High School/Middle School
The Rensselaer Central Bombers boys 8th grade basketball black team overcame a very slow start at Hebron last night (11/29) and posted a 48-36 victory. The Bombers trailed by 7 after one quarter and outscored the Hawks by 19 the rest of the way. The Bombers were led in scoring by Landon Balch with 16 and Luke Branson with 15. Ben Hillan chipped in 8, Bruce Nesius 5 and Grant Myers had 4. The Bombers improve their record to 5-3 and will play in Ben Franklin tournament in Valpo on Saturday.
In the red game, the Bombers evened their season record at 2-2 with a 27-13 win. The Bombers were led in scoring by Mark Marzke with 9, Trenton McAdow added 6, Kobe Austin and Bryce Kingman had 4 each, and Ryne Webb and Brannon Wilmington each had 2. The Bombers red team will play again on Monday night in Winamac.