Tigers sweep Bears to continue hot season starts
The Fred T. Foard boys basketball team’s resurgence continued Tuesday.
The Tigers scored 24 fourth quarter points, including eight each from Tre Robinson and Kasey Simms, carrying them past Bunker Hill at home, 54-43.
The victory improves Foard, which won three games last season, to 5-0.
The two teams were deadlocked for a majority of the contest. The Bears (0-4) held a 21-19 lead at the halftime break.
That all changed with 7:13 remaining in the game. A three-point play opportunity by Robinson gave the Tigers a lead they did not let go.
Tyler Dickens scored 10 points for Foard in the win.
Bunker Hill was led by Jordan McGinnis, who scored 14 points.
Fred T. Foard 75, Bunker Hill 28
Kayla Whitworth scored 21 points, while Brooke Robinson chipped in 20 points to lead the Lady Tigers to their fourth win of the season.
The Lady Tigers (4-1) carried a 36-16 halftime lead and never looked back in the game.
Margaret Connor led Bunker Hill with seven points.