8th Grade Boys Take Two from Sheldon
November 22, 2018
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The 8th grade boys Basketball team played a double-header in Sheldon on Friday night. In the first game the Wolverine defense kept the Orabs scoreless in the first half. The Wolverines held a 20 to 0 lead before the Orabs finally got on the board. The Wolverines secured 21 steals as a team. Jake Wallin led the Wolverines with 12 points and eight rebounds. Jacob Van Lith did a little bit of everything for the Wolverines with five points, seven rebounds, and a team high seven steals. Hudson Oolman added eight points and four assists. Dain Moermond chipped in seven points. The 8th grade boy’s next game will be their home opener against Gehlen Catholic on November 20th.
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In the second game, the Wolverines found themselves in an early back and forth battle. The Wolverines were finally able to establish themselves inside and pulled away for the 24 to 11 victory. The Wolverines were led in this game by Beau Rasmussen who had ten points and five rebounds. Grant Wagner and Dylan Strubbe added four points and grabbed four rebounds each to help the Wolverine cause. With the sweep, the Wolverines push their overall record to 5-2 on the season.