Murphy Dominates Frankford 25 – 16
On December 10th, the Murphy Maverick’s 8th grade B basketball team traveled to Frankford in a hard fought match. The B-team had a slow start scoring zero baskets in the first quarter, while letting their opponents score 8 points. In the 3rd quarter the Mavericks stepped up their game and had two players, Ryan Richards and Caden Hill, each score a three pointer. The rest of the team held up the defense ending the 1st half trailing by just four points.
After half time the Mavericks started focusing on offense scoring a total of 7 more points. Murphy’s defense also stepped up, holding Frankford at 12 points. Starting at 15 – 12, the Mavericks took their game to the next level. The Mavericks scored a total of 10 points in the last quarter and only let Frankford score 4, ending the game at 25 – 16 win.
You can see Murphy Middle’s B-team boys at Murphy Middle School on January 9 th . The B-team will play at 6 while the A-team will play at 7.
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