Brady Mia fires off a three point shot against the Trojans of Gordon
Lee Tuesday night.
By: Robin Ford Wallace, Reporter
The Dade County
High School Wolverine basketball team ended a three game losing streak at home
on Tuesday night when they hosted the Gordon Lee Trojans.
charge of the game early and while the Trojans would rally from time to time
the Wolverines always answered.
At the end of
the first quarter the Wolverines held a four point lead, 19-15.
quickly in the second quarter as the Wolverine’s hot shooting returned and they
outscored the visiting Trojans 22-13 for a half time lead of 41-28.
just wouldn’t go away in the second half and continued to battle and by the end
of the third quarter had cut Dade’s lead to single digits, 61-52.
would cut the lead to only three points in the fourth quarter but the
Wolverines rallied and came away with a much needed 77-71 win. The win improved
the Wolverines to 6-3 for the season.
Clynt Bell led
the Wolverines with 32 points while Mikey Williams and Nic Gaddis added 12
points each. In addition to his 32 points Bell also had five steals and seven
grabbed 10 rebounds while Nick Chitwood had nine rebounds and Reid Hulgan
will be back in action Dec. 27-30 when they travel to Midway, Tenn., to
participate in a tournament.