Indiana High School Basketball - Avon overwhelms MooresvilleMarch 2, 2019: Mooresville, IN 46158
Fans at Saturday's non-league challenge between the Avon Orioles (Avon, IN) and the host Mooresville Pioneers (Mooresville, IN), saw Avon's basketball squad wallop Mooresville by a tally of 56-31.
With the victory, Avon improves its record to 15-9 on the campaign. The Orioles travel to New Palestine (New Palestine, IN) to confront the Dragons in a non-league challenge on Saturday, March 9. The Dragons come into the challenge with a record of 17-8. New Palestine won 61-43 in their recent non-league challenge against Mt. Vernon (Fortville, IN)
Mooresville hit on just 3-9 fgs (including 1-2 from behind the arc). Avon hit on 4-8 fgs (including 1-3 from behind the arc). The Pioneers were led by Miles McGowen with 4 pts. and Jon Eineman with 3 pts. The Orioles were led by Mason Miller with 3 pts. Both teams turned the ball over 5 times in this opening quarter. Mooresville held a slim 10-9 lead at the break.
Mooresville hit on just 2-8 fgs (including 1-3 from behind the arc). Avon hit on 5-12 fgs (including 1-6 from behind the arc). The Pioneers were led by Jon Eineman and Connor Hurt each with 3 pts. The Orioles were led by Jayden Brewer with 7 pts. Mason Miller added 3 pts. Mooresville suffered 7 turnovers, while Avon had 4. Avon took a 21-18 lead into halftime.
Mooresville hit on 3-9 fgs (including 0-2 from behind the arc). The Orioles hit on 5-11 fgs (including 3-5 from behind the arc). Jon Eineman and Miles McGowen led the Pioneer scoring with 4 pts. each. The Orioles were led by Mason Miller with 9 pts (3-3s). Each team turned the ball over twice in this quarter. Avon extended their lead to 36-26 heading into the 4th quarter.
Mooresville hit on just 3-13 fgs (including 2-8 from behind the arc). Avon hit on 8-14 fgs (including 2-5 from behind the arc). The Pioneers were led by Jon Eineman with 6 pts (team high 16 pts). The Orioles were led by Mason Miller (finished with a game high 21 pts on seven 3s) and Zach Rinehart each with 6 pts. Kyle Brewer added 4 pts (game total of 15 pts). Mooresville turned the ball over 3 times (game total of 17), while Avon was error free (game total of 11). Avon pulled away for a 34-56 Sectional Championship.