MMS Basketball Wrap Up

McPherson – All 8th-grade teams were in action last night against the Hesston Panthers. All 8th-grade teams were also victorious for a clean sweep! The 8th-Grade boy’s A-team kicked off the action last night in what was their first game at the renovated municipal building, they won 56-20. They were dominant from the tip-off on, they outscored the Panthers 23-4 in the first quarter. The Bullpups’ aggressive defense prevented the Panthers from generating any type of coherent offense. The constant turnovers that Hesston suffered gave the Bullpups innumerable fastbreak opportunities. One player whose performance particularly stood out was Kreighton Kanitz.

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Defense Propels Bulldog Men to 3rd Straight Win

By Staff Writer Quincy Williams  LEAVENWORTH – The McPherson College men’s basketball team won its third game in a row, and second straight on the road with a 72-61 victory at St. Mary on Monday night. The defense paved the way for the Bulldogs as they forced the home team into 15 turnovers and held them to just 30 percent from the floor, and 27 percent from behind the three-point arc. Mac’s defensive effort fueled their offense where they finished 24 of 56 from the floor and 10 of 23 from three-point land. The Bulldog men trailed the Spires for

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Bulldogs Win Second Consecutive Game at St. Mary

By Quincy Williams Staff Writer LEAVENWORTH – The McPherson College women’s basketball team improved their record to 7-5 overall, and 3-3 in the KCAC with a road win on Monday night at the University of St. Mary. The Bulldogs defeated the Spires 84-73 behind another double-double performance from Brittany Roberts, who dropped 23 on the Spires and grabbed 10 boards. For Roberts, it was her 10th double double of the season, which is tops in the KCAC. The Bulldogs and Spires traded quarters, with Mac winning the odds, and USM taking the evens. Fortunately for the Bulldogs, the point margin

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