Jacksonville Team Info
Rockridge Team Info
In the first game of the 5th
place bracket, the Crimsons of Jacksonville (3-10) defeated the
Rockets of Rockridge (9-6) by a score of 46-39.
This scrappy game featured 18 total steals and 32 total
Jacksonville held Rockridge to single digit scoring in each of
the first three quarters even though the first half was a back
and forth battle.
The Crimson held a tight 18-16 halftime lead.
The Crimson came out shooting to begin the
third quarter, using a 14-2 run to increase the lead to 14.
Rockridge answered with a 13-1 between the end of the
third quarter and to begin the fourth quarter to trim the lead
to two. However,
Jacksonville hit five of eight from the line to maintain their
lead and finish with the win.
Jacksonville was led by Zack Rose and
Carter Hays, who each scored 12 points.
Rose led a trio of Crimson (Noah Newton and Nick Cook) in
rebounding with six.
Jacksonville shot 44% for the game and 65% from the charity
stripe. The Crimson
also out-rebounded the Rockets 25-18.
Rockridge was led by Riley Fetterer with 16
points and five assists.
Nate Henry contributed with eight points and five
finished the game shooting 38% from the field and shot two for
two at the line but did not have a free throw attempt in the
Jacksonville moves on to the 5th place game where
they will face the winner of Illini Bluffs/Farmington.
This will be Jacksonville’s second attempt for a trophy
as they captured the consolation championship in last year’s
tournament. Tip-off is
scheduled for tonight at 6:30 pm.