The Maconaquah 8th grade boys opened the season 3-0 after winning the Lafayette Jeff tourney. In our first game of a doubleheader, we defeated Tri-county 49-23. Our leading scorers were Hayden Maiben with 17 points, followed by Brennan Bailey at 9 points, with Gavin Love and Brayden Betzner each scoring 6 points, finishing out our scoring was Braden Bailey at 4 points, Hayden Williamson with 3 points, and Walker Hays and Mason Barnes with 2 a piece.
Our Second game of the doubleheader was against Wanatah. The final score was 45-30. Our leading scorers were Hayden Maiben with 21 points, Gavin Love scored 10, Walker Hays and Brennan Bailey scored 4 apiece, Brayden Betzner Hayden Williamson and Haiden Thompson with 2 points apiece.
After our second game, we got about an hour break before moving gyms and taking on Winamac for the Championship. The final score of the Championship game was 52-33 Maconaquah winning. Our leading scorers were, Hayden Maiben with 20, Gavin Love with 11, Mason Barnes and Walker Hays with 6 apiece, Haiden Thompson scored 5, Brennan scored 4.
The Maconaquah 8th grade boys next game is their home opener on Tuesday, November 14th against Wabash.