The Hayes Middle School 7th grade girls basketball teams split their games against DeWitt on The B team came out with tough win against DeWitt 19-16. With multiple girls sick, other players had to step up in the absences.
Emma King led team with 11 points and 6 rebounds. “It was a good win for us because other players were able to step up and get more playing time,” coach David Hernandez said. “I think this will make us a deeper team in the long run.”
As for the A team they dropped a tough one 43-29. Taylor Piper led the team in scoring with 12 points while Hallee Morgan chipped in 6 points.
“It was a tough game for us,” Hernandez said. “We just couldn’t seem to find the run to get us back in the game and you have to give them the credit for stopping us from doing so.”
The B team is 2-1 and the A team is 1-2.