West Lafayette Jr-Sr High School
Basketball (Boys 7)
7th Grade Boys Red Devils split the A & B Games against East Tipp
By Jane Schott | Nov 18, 2022 2:04 PM
Chase Zhou and Alvin Ajayi each had 5 points in the first half for the Red Devils, who trailed 21-19 at halftime. A strong second half from East Tipp allowed them to stretch the lead with West Lafayette losing by a final count of 46-26. Max Smosna played tough with 6 rebounds and Mason Wright lead the Red Devils with 9 points. The A team moves to 2-1 on the season.
The B game ended in a thriller! The Red Devils trailed for most of the game. With less than 3 seconds on the clock and down by 2, Karam Abu Sarah received the inbound pass and hit a turn around three pointer as time expired for a final victory of 30-29. Ellis Furry had 8 points and 3 rebounds while Christian Steffey added 7 points. Mert Yavuz and Matthew Casillas hit the boards hard with 6 and 4 rebounds respectively. The B team remains perfect on the season with a 3-0 record.