Sixth Grade Rockets Are Holiday Tourney Consolation Champs
December 17, 2012
The John L. Nash Rockets 6th Grade Boys Basketball Team participated in the King Middle School’s 9th Annual Holiday Tournament December 10th – 12th. The Rockets opening round opponent was the #3 seeded Liberty Intermediate School’s Red Team. The Rockets fell short in that game 26 – 11. The following night found the Rockets battling the #7 seeded Liberty Intermediate School’s Blue Team. The Rockets picked up the scoring offensively and won a close game 29 – 22. The win put the Rockets in the Consolation Championship game on Wednesday night. The Consolation Championship game was played against Liberty Intermediate School’s Blue Team. The Rockets picked up the intensity on defense in this game. The Rockets held a halftime lead of 14 – 4. The Rockets increased the lead to 20 – 10 after three quarters and ran away with a 28 – 12 team victory and the Consolation Championship!!!