Skip to main content

'Busco falls to Warriors

December 3, 2011

Tyler Arrowsmith goes up for a shot surrounded by all five Westview players on the court. The Eagles lost to the Warriors Friday, 47-31.

TOPEKA — Churubusco Head Coach Mike McBride said the Eagle schedule to start the season is a difficult one.
It didn’t get any easier Friday when ‘Busco traveled to Westview High School and lost to the Warriors, 47-31.
Westview player Brant Yoder, who had 17 points in the game, hit a two-pointer with just under two minutes left and ‘Busco went into the locker room trailing 19-11 at the half.
With 1:15 left to go in the third, LeFever fouled out of the game.
The Eagle deficit had grown even farther; the third period ended with the score 34-21 in favor of the Warriors.
‘Busco began to close the gap in the fourth.
In the first three minutes of the quarter, the Eagles went 6-for-8 from the charity stripe.
Overall, they finished at 61 percent from the line, going 14-23.
Unfortunately, ‘Busco was not the only team getting free opportunities from 15 feet out.
Over the final five minutes, Westview continued to grow its lead, hitting 5 of its 9 free throws.
Arrowsmith and Chris Jones led the team with nine points.
The end result was Westview defeating Churubusco 47-31.
___

For a more in depth look at this story, see the Dec. 3 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook.

View more articles in:
COLUMBIA CITY — The Columbia City Lady Eagle Volleyball Team came into Tuesday night’s home contest...
COLUMBIA CITY — The Columbia City Lady Eagle golf team continued its hot streak Tuesday night, with...
Whitko’s cheer block is gearing up for another home football game this Friday night. The Wildcats...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes