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EJH Boys Basketball at Norton

The junior high boys travelled to Norton on Monday.  The varsity pulled out a close one by a score of Ellis 24 and Norton 23.  Gavyn Wildeman pumped in 14 points, Will Eck 8, and Chance Jimenez 2.  Wildeman, Caleb Noble, and Toby Honas each grabbed 4 rebounds while Ian McGuire had 2, and Chance Jimenez had 2.  “We were down by seven going into the fourth quarter.  Wildeman and Eck started hitting the three point shot and scored twelve points combined to seal the victory” according to Coach Wolf.

The junior varsity came up short and was defeated by Norton. The final score was Norton 19 and Ellis 14.  Scoring for the junior varsity were Austin Gilbert with 6 points, Joel Schiel 3, Gus Peine 2, Landon Harmon 2, and Tyler Bongartz 1.  Peine grabbed 8 rebounds, Harmon 6, Gilbert 5, Brody Fischer 3, Carson Schartz 3, Jaren Frickey 2, Schiel 1, Bongartz 1, and JT Rhoden 1.

The C team defeated Norton.  The final score was Ellis 21 and Norton 12.  Scoring for the C team were Carson Schartz 13, Tage Cass 4, Tyler Bongartz 2, and Mason Rohleder 2.  Schartz grabbed 10 rebounds while Bongartz had 2, Tracyn Bollig 2, and JT Rhoden 2.

Jack Wolf