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Jr. High Girls Basketball J.V. Tournament

The Ellis Jr. High school girls Junior Varsity team traveled to Phillipsburg for the J.V. Tournament.  Ellis faced Phillipsburg in the first game with a very intense game throughout.  It was a one point game at the half with Ellis leading by one 10 to nine.  The second half continued to be a battle but Phillipsburg came out winning at the very end by one point 22 to 21.

Leading scorer for Ellis was Macy Eberle with eight points.  Myah McCoy and Braelyn Born each had four points.  Emily James and KayDawn Haag each had two and Trinity Kohlrus had one point.  Leading rebounder was James with eight.  Kohlrus ended up with five boards followed by Born with four.  Eberle had two rebounds and Jennifer Cunningham had one.

In the second game of the tournament, Ellis played TMP.  TMP led at the half 13 to 9 and Ellis was only able to add two points in the third quarter compared with TMP adding another seven for a 20 to 11 TMP lead going into the fourth quarter.  Ellis added six points in the fourth quarter and held TMP to one point but TMP ended up on top 21 to 17.

Leading scorer for Ellis was McCoy with six points followed by Born with four.  Cunningham, Haag and James each had two points and Eberle had one.  Leading rebounder for Ellis was James with four followed by Born and Haag each with three.  Kohlrus and McCoy each had two rebounds and Cunningham and Eberle each had one.

Coach Butler