North Decatur 8th grade boys take down Northside Middle School-Columbus

North Decatur Boys 8th grade ended the season with a convincing win over visiting Northside Middle School-Columbus. Great defense helped North jump out early and the Chargers never trailed at any point in the game. Good defense led to an 11-point half-time lead, holding the visitors to only 7 first-half points. North continued to dominate play in the second half but poor free throw shooting (4-16) kept the Chargers from a larger margin of victory. As the game ended the Chargers had another double-digit victory. North 8th grade boys finished with a record of 17-3 on the season including a 9-0 mark in Mid Hoosier Conference play. The team won their last 13 games in a row which included no losses in this calendar year.

Leading the Chargers –

Charlie Parmer – 24 points, 16 rebounds, 1 assist.

Wyatt Reisman – 8 points, 2 rebounds.

Kipton Ruf – 3 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists.

Simon Barber – 3 points, 5 rebounds.

Henry Kinker – 2 points, 3 rebounds.

Submitted by the school’s athletic department.