Trego boys win in overtime on Senior Night

Basketball 2/16
Avoiding his opponent, Hunter Olson, 12, drives the ball to the basket.

By Julian Coker
On February 16, the Eagles took on the Redmen at home. It was senior night and the game was close from the start. In the first quarter, Trego outscored Smith Center by four, 18-14. The second quarter favored the Redmen as they outscored the Eagles, 24-31.

In the third quarter, Smith Center outscored Trego by one, with a score of 34-42. In the fourth quarter, Trego bounced back and the score was tied 46-46 at the buzzer. The game went into overtime and the Eagles defeated the Redmen, 53-51.

Top scorers for Trego were Kobi Shubert, with 13, and Hunter Olson, with 12. Keagan Shubert led the team in rebounds, with 7.

Hunter Olson commented, “We needed the win. We have the talent to win, we should, and we could.”