Pool Play Ends / Varsity Girls will play for 3rd, Boys for the Championship!

WHS BOYS & GIRLS BASKETBALL
@ PRATT HS (Pool Play Cheney Classic)

The Crusader Varsity Boys continued their winning ways on Thursday at Pratt – downing the Greenbacks 54-41. Balanced scoring by the Crusaders speaks well to the team’s potential as the season gets underway. Big challenge on Saturday, will face host Cheney (also 2-0) in the championship game Saturday evening at 745PM in the main gym at Cheney HS. The JV Boys will play prior to that at 6:00PM. The (1-1) “C” Team picked up their first win of the season, with a convincing 70-36 win over the host. Sophomore Logan Swingle ripped the nets with 30 pts in the contest – awesome job Logan!

VARSITY BOYS (2-0)
WHS 54 PHS 41

Meyer 12
Long 11
Brown 10
Soles 8
J. Wright 7
Fairbanks 4
Hinshaw 2

JR. VARSITY BOYS (1-1)
WHS 29 PHS 47

Tate 11
Witham 5
Henry 5
J. Wright 4
Clift 3
Jones 1

“C” TEAM (BOYS) (1-1)
WHS 70 PHS 36

Swingle 30
Lough 9
Jones 7
Clift 6
Biles 6
Hartman 4
Nugen 4
Irey-Hurt 3
Sanders 1

Both the JV and Varsity Lady Crusaders were victors Thursday evening at Pratt in Round 2 of Cheney Cardinal Classic Pool Play. The Varsity Girls are 1-1 and the JV Girls 2-0, heading into final day action on Saturday at Cheney. (See Saturday game schedule below)

Here is how the scoring went Thursday @ Pratt:

VARSITY GIRLS (1-1)
WHS 45 PHS 19

Ali Zeka 9
Shiney Hughes 8
Myriland French 8
Lexi Clift 6
Kami Reichenberger 6
Ashlyn Gerten 5
Kylie Aufdengarten 3

JR VARSITY GIRLS (2-0)
WHS 44 PHS 8

Myki French 2
McKenna Jones 2
Myri French 5
Lexi Clift 2
Kami Reichenberger 6
Shiney Hughes 5
Emma Stover 3
Jordyn Brown 7
Maddie Nance 9
Kylie Aufdengarten 3

Great Job Ladies!!

SCHEDULE FOR CHENEY CARDINAL CLASSIC SATURDAY

5th Place
11:00
El Dorado Girls vs Pratt
12:45
Trinity Catholic Boys vs Pratt

3rd Place
2:30
Trinity Catholic Girls vs Wellington

4:15
El Dorado Boys vs Chaparral

1st Place
6:00
Cheney Girls vs Chaparral
7:45
Cheney Boys vs Wellington

Steve Sturgis

Author: Steve Sturgis

Steve graduated from Wellington High School in 1974 and then Wichita State University (with honors) in 1979 with a B.S. Degree in Administration of Justice; his minor was in Sociology. Steve has held several positions ranging from Juvenile Court Service Officer, to District Manager in Circulation at the Wichita Eagle, Q.A. Planner at Boeing, Caregiver, Psychiatric Technician, Limo Driver, Ranch Hand, Photographer, Webmaster and Website Developer and a die hard Crusader Fan since the early 1960's. Contact the ole boy at shs74@wellington.cc or on Facebook or at any Crusader event year-round.