8th A-boys now 13-0

By Steve Sell
January 27, 2015

EMPORIA — McPherson’s eighth-grade A-boys continued on the road to basketball perfection on Monday with a 47-36 victory over Emporia.

Elijah Muehler fired in 18 points to lead the Bullpups, while Jake Alexander furnished 11.

The B-team moved past the .500 mark at 8-7 with a 48-36 triumph. Balance was the optimum word, as Chandler Wiard poured in 11 points, while Jake Strawn and Noah Avila added 10 apiece.

There is no rest for the Bullpups, as they are home today against Great Bend. It is the final game for the B-team, while the A-team will go to Great Bend on Saturday to play two games.

MMS A (47) — Muehler 18, Alexander 11, Hoover 6, Hoppes 5, Wilson 4, Kinnamon 3.

MMS B (48) — Wiard 11, Strawn 10, Avila 10, Whittker 7, Brossard 6, Stephens 4.