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8th boys win 10 straight in 2 weeks
Sports · February 08, 2018


The West Branch Middle School eighth-grade boys racked up several wins in the past two weeks.


“The 8th graders had a good 2 weeks finishing 10-0 in all games,” Coach Rich Stout said. “We were able to score a lot of points in the A games. We had really good balance with four players in double figures in a lot of those games. Defensively we were able to force a lot turnover which led to a lot of fast break points.

“The B team really improved over the last two weeks. Offensively we really did a nice job of running the offense and finding the open player.”

The A team beat Tipton 60-28.

Scoring: Peyton Miller 16, Cash Woody 6, Drake Berry 11, Brady Knoop 10, Thomas Gould 17.

The team shot 4-5 from the free-throw line and had 24 rebounds, 2 blocks, 18 steals, 14 assists and 12 turnovers.

In the B game, West Branch won 19-11.

Scoring: Gavin Hills 5, Zander Hartnett 4, Dylan Countryman 2, Seth Franzoni 8.

The team shot 3-5 from the free-throw line and had 19 rebounds, a block, 7 steals, 5 assists and 3 turnovers.

Against West Liberty, the A team won 66-47.

Scoring: Peyton Miller 17, Cash Woody 14, Drake Berry 4, Brady Knoop 17, Thomas Gould 10, Seth Franzoni 4.

The team shot 4-6 from the free-throw line and had 14 rebounds, 2 blocks, 12 steals, 17 assists and 7 turnovers.

In the B game, the Bears won 24-16.

Scoring: Gavin Hills 3, Zander Hartnett 2, Dylan Countryman 2, Seth Franzoni 12, Sam Torkelson 5

The team shot 1-4 from the free-throw line and had 22 rebounds, 4 steals, 4 assists and 17 turnovers.

The A team beat Regina 48-43

Scoring: Peyton Miller 2, Cash Woody 7, Brady Knoop 23, Thomas Gould 16

The team shot 9-16 from the free-throw line and had 28 rebounds, 9 steals, 11 assists and 6 turnovers.

The B game led to a 37-25 Bear win.

Scoring: Gavin Hills 10, Zander Hartnett 9, Dylan Countryman 10, Seth Franzoni 8.

The team shot 2-2 from the free-throw line and had 23 rebounds, 4 steals, 3 assists and 3 turnovers.

Against Wilton, the A team won 67-30.

Scoring: Peyton Miller 24, Cash Woody 11, Drake Berry 6, Brady Knoop 11, Thomas Gould 15

The team shot 3-9 from the free-throw line and had 30 rebounds, 2 blocks, 17 steals, 18 assists and 8 turnovers.

In the B game, the Bears won 37-21.

Scoring: Gavin Hills 8, Zander Hartnett 7, Seth Franzoni 15, Sam Torkelson 3, Dakota McLaughlin 4

The team shot 2-9 from the free-throw line and had 33 rebounds, 1 block, 5 steals, 9 assists and 14 turnovers.

The Bears beat Durant 59-25 in the A game.

Scoring: Peyton Miller 12, Cash Woody 15, Brady Knoop 17, Thomas Gould 13, Gavin Hills 2

The team shot 6-13 from the free-throw line and had 17 rebounds, 18 steals, 15 assists and 10 turnovers.

In the B game, the Bears won 29-10.

Scoring: Gavin Hills 12, Zander Hartnett 2, Dylan Countryman 4, Seth Franzoni 11

The team shot 7-12 from the free-throw line and had 24 rebounds, 3 blocks, 8 steals, 3 assists and 14 turnovers.

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