ger/feb 18 8th boys
The 8th Grade Basketball team traveled to Menard Monday to face the Jackets for the third time this year. Both teams struggled in the first period, with Menard outscoring the Punchers 4-5.
The Punchers bounced back just before half time and held on to a narrow lead of 10-7. In period three the Jackets outscored Mason 6-11 but held a marginal lead of 16-18. Free-throws made a big difference in the final stanza and Menard went ahead 20-24.
Next Monday the Punchers will travel to Miles for their final game of the season.
Mason 4 6 6 4 20
Menard 5 2 10 7 24