JB Hoops Murray split its games for the second straight day and takes a 2-2 record into Sunday’s 11:20 a.m. finale of the Blue Chip Pre-Season Challenge, presented by Under Armour, at Spooky Nook Sports.
For the second straight day, the JB Hoops eighth-grade team, playing in Pool PP of the 14U Division, won its first game, then lost the second.
JB Hoops downed TT Elite 8 Thompson, 47-36, Saturday afternoon. It lost the evening game, 34-20, to Vogues 2021 Benjamin.
JB Hoops showed extreme balance in the win with seven of the team’s eight players finishing with between five and eight points.
Emily Crawn led the way with eight points and Erin Pearsall had seven. Claire Marion, Eva Marino and Elisa Delfino added six points each. Anna Talutto had five.
Carena Colo and Talutto had nine points each in the loss when only three players scored.
UPDATE: JB Hoops Murray finished with a winning record at the tournament by defeated In The Zone Platinum 2022 Turpening, 43-36, in Sunday’s game.