Boys 7th Grade Elementary School Basketball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Feb 11, 2018
- WARRIORS: 43
After falling short only a month and a half ago to Flatbush, MDY had something to prove in this old rivalry. The Warriors came out on FIRE. Making baskets and defensive stops early on, the Warriors took a 14-3 lead at the end of the first. The second quarter was a bit slower but the Warriors contained the 8-0 Falcons to only 7 points at halftime. MDY lead 18-7 heading into the locker room.
The Falcons made a push at the end of the third and knotted up the game at 25 a piece but, Shimon Mizrahi silenced the crowd on the road with a 3rd quarter buzzer beater to give the warriors a 2 point lead. The fourth quarter was a nail bitter but for every run Flatbush took, the Warriors had an answer. Albert Mosseri made some amazing passes down the stretch and Shimon Mizrahi converted on a go ahead bucket with 45 seconds remaining in the game. Zacky Hassoun grabbed a rebound with 5 seconds remaining and the clock expired. The Warriors held onto this important victory 43-41. Leading scorers were Yitzhak Kroub with 15 and Mizrahi with 10. With this win the Warriors can claim the 1st place seed if they win out.
Next game : Wednesday against YDE @mdy Elementry 7:45 tipoff