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Ellis Jr. High Girls Basketball vs TMP

The Ellis Jr. High school girls basketball team played TMP on 11-15-18.  Ellis came out ready to play and led at the half 16 to seven.  Ellis held TMP scoreless in the third quarter and the score was Ellis 22 to TMP seven.  Ellis won the game 26 to 14.

Leading scorer for Ellis was Emily Eck with 12.  Hannah Schiel and Kylee Pfeifer each had four, MaKenna Kohl, Natalie Schumacher and Harlie Bittel each had two points.  Leading rebounder for Ellis was Kohl with six.  Eck, Schiel and Bittel each had three boards followed by Pfeifer, Schumacher and KayDawn Haag each with two and Myah McCoy had one.  Ellis out rebounded TMP 22 to 8.

Coach Sheryl Butler commented, “We finally played as a team on our offense and ran the offense like it should be run with rotation and making the cuts and our defense continues to be our biggest asset as we have worked hard to be very efficient with it and were able to add our press tonight which I really love to do.  I was very proud of the teamwork that I saw tonight and it paid off for us.”

In the junior varsity contest, Ellis lost in a close game 16 to 14.    Leading scorers for Ellis was Macy Eberle and Braelyn Born each with six and Trinity Kohlrus had two points.  Leading rebounder for Ellis was Emily James with seven, Kohlrus with five and Myah McCoy with two.  Jennifer Cunningham, Eberle and Born each had one board.

In the C-game, Ellis lost to TMP 19 to 6.  Born had six points and Anna Moore had two.  Leading rebounder was Born with six, Kohlrus had five and Toccara Boyce had three.  Sydney Redetzke and Anna Moore each had one.

Coach Butlers