JV Basketball Game Report
Prairiland vs. Clarksville
The Prairiland JV traveled to Clarksville to try and even up the season matchup to 1-1. The Patriots coming off a win vs. Dekalb are seeking to win three straight district games. The Patriots started off with a 1st quarter lead 5-0. The 2nd quarter was lead by J. Folse scoring 5pt. The Patriots went into halftime with a lead of 14-11. The 3rd quarter was a back and fourth battle which ended in a 19-17 Prairiland lead. The 4th quarter came down to the last seconds. After Clarksville battled back to gain the first lead of the game with 3 min. to go J. Folse made two free throws to put the Patriots up by 1. The Pats leading 24-23 with under 10 sec. to go in the game, the Clarksville Tigers in a last second shot found the ball going in and beating the Pats 25-24. The scoring leaders for the Patriots: J. Folse 15, J. Smith 4, M. Murdock 3, M. Rickman 2.
Prairiland vs. Cooper
The Patriots hosted Cooper Friday night. The Patriots coming off a loss versus Clarksville Tuesday are hungry for a win. The Patriots winning the first match up against the Bulldogs this year are seeking a second. The Patriots came out in the 1st quarter on fire scoring 11 to Cooper's 3. The 2nd quarter the shots kept falling putting up 13 and taking the halftime lead 24-12. The 3rd quarter Cooper couldn't handle the Patriot offense. The Pat's scored 14 in the 3rd quarter extending the lead 38-22. The Patriots finished strong in the 4th and finished the game with a victory and a score of 44-35. The Patriots have a 5-5 district record and overall record of 11-10. The leading scorers: J. Folse 12, M. Murdock 9, C. Wilkins / J. Smith 6, C. Gordon 5, P. Arballo / C. Eppler / M. Rickman 2.