On Tuesday, December 11, the TBA Patriots hosted the Bethel Pilots for the first home games of the 2012-2013 season.
The JV team had a great game and soundly defeated Bethel 41-19. All the JV guys got some playing time against the Pilots. Jackson Fredericks was the high scorer of the evening with 16 points. Gabe Oritz also made a big contribution of 11 points.
The Lady Patriots struggled to score the basketball in their match against the Lady Pilots. Marissa Marrero was able to put up 10 points. All the girls coming off the bench made good contributions while they were on the court. The game ended with the Lady Patriots down 14-37. Still early in the season, the girls are looking to improve their skills and continue to work hard to improve areas of weakness in their game.
The Varsity Patriots played hard against Bethel but only had scoring contributions from a few players. Wesley Whitfield led with 20 points. Isaiah Tole added 4 points, 9 rebounds, and 3 steals. The final score left the Patriots down 34-53. The varsity guys will continue to practice hard and develop together as a team.
Thank you to all the Patriots fans! We appreciate your support. It is great to have everyone out to cheer us on!