After the Hall of Fame games came to a close, the Red Boiling Springs High School basketball program continued their busy schedule with two games last week, one at home and one on the road. On Tuesday, November 20, the Lady Bulldogs and Bulldogs traveled to Murfreesboro to face the Central Magnet School and then came home on Friday, November 23, to host the Blue Devils of Jackson County. Individual game summaries are as follows:
RBS Lady Bulldogs vs. Central Magnet School, Tuesday, November 20:
1st quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 2 Central Magnet 6
2nd quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 11 Central Magnet 14
3rd quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 21 Central Magnet 27
Final Score- RBS Lady Bulldogs 34 Central Magnet 42
The RBS Lady Bulldogs shot 40% from the 2-point line making 4 of 10 shots. From the 3-point line the Lady Bulldogs made 7 of 24 shots for 29.2%. They attempted 13 free throws making 5 for a total of 38.5% at the free throw line. Contributing to the Lady Bulldogs final score and stats was #10 Kelsey Jenkins with 2 points and 2 offensive rebounds, #12 Ashlyn Murphy with 2 points and 5 assists, #14 Kaitlyn McCarter with 9 points and 1 defensive rebound, #35 Mayson Burgener with 4 points and 6 rebounds, 1 assist, and 2 steals, #40 Katie Hix with 4 points, 6 rebounds, and 1 assist, and rounding out the score was lead scorer #50 Kalisha Lynch with 13 points and 5 rebounds.
RBS Bulldogs vs. Central Magnet School, Tuesday, November 20:
1st quarter- RBS Bulldogs 7 Central Magnet 10
2nd quarter- RBS Bulldogs 13 Central Magnet 23
3rd quarter- RBS Bulldogs 22 Central Magnet 30
Final Score- RBS Bulldogs 35 Central Magnet 41
Oddly enough all 35 of the Bulldogs points were made by 3 point baskets and free throws. The Bulldogs only attempted 7 two point baskets but were unsuccessful in making any of them. The Bulldogs attempted a total of 22 three point baskets successfully hitting 8 for 36.4%. They were put on the free throw line 25 times and were able to make 11 of those for 44% at the free throw line. Scoring and individual stats for the Bulldogs:
#23 Ty Tuck with 6 points, 8 rebounds, 5 assists, 7 deflections, and 1 charge taken
#11 Zane Roberts with 9 points, 2 rebounds, 1 charge taken, 2 deflections, and 2 assists
#12 Brince Crouch with 1 point and 3 deflections
#25 Nick Deckard with 6 points, 7 rebounds, 1 charge taken, 1 deflection, and 1 steal
#50 Dallas Greanead with 1 point, 7 rebounds, 1 charge taken and 1 deflection
#20 Skyler Holden with 10 points, 3 rebounds, and 3 deflections
#15 Alex Mullinix with 2 points, 3 rebounds, 5 deflections, and 1 steal.
RBS Lady Bulldogs vs. Jackson County, Friday, November 23:
1st quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 8 Jackson County 11
2nd quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 23 Jackson County 19
3rd quarter- RBS Lady Bulldogs 29 Jackson County 32
Final Score- RBS Lady Bulldogs 39 Jackson County 47
In an exciting, close knit game, the Lady Bulldogs held their own against the Lady Devils in a match that went down to the final buzzard. The Lady Bulldogs were able to successfully hold one of Jackson County’s star players making the game one the closet they have played Jackson County in several years.
From the two point line the Lady Bulldogs attempted a total of 30 shots while only making 8 of them for 26.7%. They launched up 14 three pointers making 6 of them for 42.9%. The Lady Blue Devils sent the Lady Bulldogs to the free throw line 10 times. The Lady Bulldogs made half of those shots for 50%. Individual scoring and stats for the Lady Bulldogs was:
#10 Kelsey Jenkins with 6 points and 3 rebounds
#12 Ashlyn Murphy with 1 rebound and 3 assists
#14 Kaitlyn McCarter with 2 points
#40 Katie Hix with 8 points, 9 big rebounds, and 2 steals
#50 Kalisha Lynch with 3 points and 4 rebounds
And having a big game for the Lady Bulldogs with a total of 20 points, 2 rebounds and 1 assist was #35 Mayson Burgener.
RBS Bulldogs vs. Jackson County, Friday, November 23:
1st quarter- RBS Bulldogs 2 Jackson County 23
2nd quarter- RBS Bulldogs 9Jackson County 36
3rd quarter- RBS Bulldogs 23 Jackson County 50
Final Score- RBS Bulldogs 28 Jackson County 62
Before going into this game, the Bulldogs were off to a bad start. The Bulldog team was plagued with sickness. They had a total of four players out sick, with three of those being starters for the team. The Bulldogs knew they had their work cut out for them. The Bulldogs gave their all, unfortunately, with four players out and a total of 25 turnovers, if wasn’t enough. The Bulldogs attempted a total of 21 two pointers making 5 of those. From the three point line they attempted 7 only hitting 4. From the free throw line the Bulldogs went 6 for 10 for 60%. Individual scoring and stats for the Bulldogs was:
#50 Dallas Greanead with 2 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 deflections
#20 Skyler Holden with 2 points, 7 rebounds, and 3 assists
#12 Brince Crouch with 2 points, 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, and 2 deflections
#33 Kason Wheeler with 3 points and 1 deflection
#22 Wesley Davis with 3 rebounds, 2 assists, and 1 steals
#55 Wesley Fleming with 1 rebound, 1 steal, and 1 deflection
#30 Donovan Greanead with 1 rebound
#34 Mason Hewitt with 1 rebound
And having a big game coming off the bench was Bulldog #14 Chance Asberry with 12 points, 1 rebound, 1 steal, 1 deflection, and 1 charge taken.
The Bulldogs are hoping to have all their players back healthy and ready for next week’s opponents. After this week the Lady Bulldogs record stands at 1 win and 5 losses. The Bulldogs have not saw a win yet leaving them with 6 losses. On Tuesday, Novemer 27, the Bulldogs of Red Boiling Springs travels to face the Bulldogs of Celina. Then on Friday, November 30, the Bulldogs are once again on the road to Pickett County to take on the Bobcats. Game time for both games is 6:00. Good Luck RBS!