Posted Date: 01/21/2020
Morgan Eagles V. Walnut Hornets
On January 10, the Eagles played against the Walnut Hornets. This was the boys; third district game and they played their best like always! The Eagles started off the first quarter missing a couple of shots, but they ended up picking up their slack with Derik Davenport (#23) scoring the first point for the Eagles. During the first quarter, the Eagles and Walnut Hornets were scoring back to back passing each other on each point they made. The Eagles ended up gaining the lead and finishing the quarter with 17-14. During second quarter is when the Eagles started to step up their game and gained a huge lead against the Walnut Hornets! With points scoring from Gerado Monroy(#11), Emilio Villalovos(#25), Javier Guajardo(#21), Derik Davenport(#23), and Manuel Muniz(#31) with defensive stops. The second quarter ended with the score of 47-24. During the third quarter the coach decided to let the starters get taken out so they can rest and got replaced with the second group of players. The second group kept up the work that the first group put out there and kept the lead up! The third quarter ended with a score of 68-32.
The fourth quarter had one of the game’s most favorable moments when player Keylan Watts(#1) scored his first points for the basketball season. Everyone in the stands were celebrating and congratulating Keylan for his points in the game. The fourth quarter ended with a score of 82-39. The whole team played their best and did great this game!