Indiana High School Basketball - Mooresville beaten by BrownsburgMarch 2, 2018: Mooresville, IN 46158
In Friday's non-league match, the visiting Brownsburg Bulldogs basketball team scored a good 58-38 triumph over the Mooresville Pioneers.
In their next game, the Bulldogs meet the Terre Haute South Vigo Braves (Terre Haute, IN) in a non-league match, on Saturday, March 3. Brownsburg will attempt to move on its 20-4 season record. The Braves enter the match with a 18-7 record after their 67-54 non-league win over Avon (Avon, IN).
With the defeat, Mooresville moves to 10-14 on the year.
Mooresville started slow by hitting on just 1-8 fgs (including 1-5 from behind the arc). Brownsburg struggled also hitting on 4-17 fgs (including 3-10 from behind the arc). The Pioneers were hurt by giving up 7 offensive rebounds in this opening quarter of play. Jon Eineman scored all 7 of the Pioneer points. The Bulldogs were led by Reis Thomas, Malek Edmonds, and Gunnar Reffeitt all with 3 pts. (each hit a 3). Both teams committed 2 turnovers and Brownsburg led 12-7 at the end of the first quarter of play.
Mooresville hit on 3-7 fgs (including 2-3 from behind the arc and 5-5 from the line). Brownsburg hit on 6-9 fgs (including 1-3 from behind the arc). Brayton Strohmeyer led the Pioneer scoring with 4 pts. (4-4 from the line). Connor Hurt, Miles McGowen, and Jon Eineman each added 3 pts. The Bulldogs were led by Cameron Alford with 11 pts. Mooresville committed 4 turnovers and Brownsburg had just 1. Brownsburg took a 28-20 lead into halftime.
Mooresville hit on 4-8 fgs (including 1-1 from behind the arc). Brownsburg hit on 7-11 fgs (including 4-7 from behind the arc). Jon Eineman led the Pioneer scoring with 9 pts. The Bulldogs were led by Reis Thomas with 9 pts (3- 3s) and Antrez Baker added 6 pts. Mooresville committed 3 turnovers and Brownsburg recorded just 1. Brownsburg held a commanding 48-31 lead heading into the final quarter of play.
Mooresville struggled by hitting on just 3-13 fgs (including 1-5 from behind the arc). Brownsburg hit on just 4-12 fgs (including 0-4 from behind the arc). Brayton Strohmeyer led the Pioneers in scoring with 4 pts (game total of 8 pts.) Jon Eineman had a game-high 19 pts. The Bulldogs were led by Cameron Alford with 4 pts (team-high of 17 pts). Reis Thomas was the other Bulldog player with double-digits adding 14 pts. Both teams committed 2 turnovers in this final quarter. Mooresville finished with a total of 11 and Brownsburg had just 6 on the game. Brownsburg advanced to the Sectional final against Terre Haute South.