Sunday, February 2, 2014

Windham eighth grade boys start to wrap up the season - By Stephanie Coffin

The eighth grade boys played the Gorham Rams last week and the result was a win. Logan Emerson, Nick Curtis, Nate Watson, Cory Hutchison, Josh Lacombe and Mitchell Budroe started the pace of the game as a strong one for the first period. The momentum was carried over into the second period with Mike Gilman, Hunter Coffin, Nazari Henderson, Ryan Logue, Kiante Smith and Sam Mazziotti. The Rams had no chance to catch up and as the second half of the game. The Eagles took home another win for the season.

Then the team hosted Scarborough, who is a one of the tougher opponents. Scarborough came to play with every intention of going home the winners and showed their determination on the court. However, the Eagles stepped up to the plate and had no intentions of letting this game be lost.

The game was tied with less than a minute left in the game and neither side able to score. The fans on both sides were excited to see the game go into overtime. Windham scored right off the bat with a 3-point shot from Mike Gilman. Scarborough had possession of the ball and as they headed down court Nazari Henderson stole the pass. Hunter Coffin came up with a jump ball and Nick Curtis made a basket followed up with another basket from Henderson. The Eagles won in overtime 49-42.

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