Norsemen News · Boy’s Basketball Falls In Opener

Trailing Eastern by 17 points with 7 minutes to play the Norse found their defense and made a furious comeback. Behind the defense of Jayden Peas, Dillon Tomlinson, Clayton Tomlinson, Alex Haupert, Liam Johnson, Braden Ripplinger and Jarret Shafer the Norse stormed back to cut it to 2 points with 14 seconds to play but the Comets held on for a 56-52 win.

Clayton Tomlinson led the Norse with 26 points, 9 rebounds, 6 steals and 4 assists. Alex Haupert scored 6 points, Shafer had 5 points and 5 rebounds, Paul Treska made his varsity debut with 4 points, scoring three points each were Liam Johnson and Graydon Holmes as Kaleb Krom scored 2. The Norse are back in action on December 11 against Ft Wayne Canterbury.