9th boys open Hutch tourney with win

By Steve Sell
February 18, 2014

HUTCHINSON — McPherson High’s ninth-grade boys opened play in the annual Hutchinson Invitational Basketball Tournament on Monday with a 56-46 victory over the host Salt Hawks.

The Bullpups move on to the semifinals to play Wichita Collegiate on Thursday.

Brock Malm and Caleb Spaich were a 1-2 punch with 20 and 16 points, respectively.

This is a busy week for MHS, as it also plays tonight, Thursday and Friday.

MHS (56) — Reifschneider 3, Kirchner 5, Malm 20, Hoover 5, Gerbrandt 7, Spaich 16.