by Coach Nicholas Engleman, head JV coach
El Dorado Springs Junior Varsity Basketball hosted a tournament during the week of Jan. 27 at the high school. Teams that were hosted included Adrian, Butler, Clinton, Ft. Scott, Neveda, Skyline and Warrensburg. El Dorado Springs was seeded eighth and played the number one seed, Ft. Scott, on Monday, Jan. 27. The Tigers from Ft. Scott beat El Dorado Springs 46-29.
On Wednesday, Jan. 29, the Bulldogs played the fifth seeded Adrian Blackhawks. The Junior Varsity Bulldogs won the game 46-36. In the Consolation Final, the Bulldogs played Clinton on Thursday, Jan. 30. Defense prevailed for the Bulldogs as they beat the Cardinals of Clinton 36-25.
The other final scores from the final night of play:
7th Place Game: Adrian 49, Butler 42
3rd Place Game: Ft. Scott 55, Warrensburg 46
Championship: Neveda 49, Skyline 43
All Tournament team (In no particular order):
Pedro Quintans, Butler; Anthony Gumminger, Clinton; Bryden Hymer, Ft. Scott; Kartman Highley, Neveda; Case Sanderson, Neveda; Dawson Pitts, Skyline; Brylie Turner, Skyline; Luke Othic, Warrensburg; Dawson Joyner, Warrensburg and Jace Stanton, Warrensburg.
COMING DOWN COURT – Freshman Garrett Klaiber .brings the ball down court in the JV Dogs 5th place game against the Clinton Cardinals which they won 36-25. The official is Jeff Hughes, El lDorado Springs grad.