Photos by Kevin Nagle
The Bryant White Hornets seventh grade team of Bryant Middle School outscored[more] their counterparts from Greenbrier 8-3 in the second quarter on Thursday night and it proved to be the difference maker in a 35-29 victory at the BMS gym.
In a B game, Greenbrier prevailed 20-15. De’Amonte Terry led the Hornets with 6 points.
Bryant White managed an 9-8 lead by the end of the first quarter in the A game. The second-quarter surge made it 17-11 at the half. The Hornets were up 26-19 going into the fourth quarter.
Romen Martin led Bryant White with 10 points. Kyle Sahr added 6. Quintin Nimmer and Beaux Bonvillain had 4 each.
“Overall, our effort was good, but there are times where we needed to make better decisions with the basketball,” commented Hornets coach Heath Long. “There were a couple of times that we let them back in the game when we had a chance to basically put it out of reach, but we were able to hang on to the lead in spite of those swings in momentum.”