Pete, Day, Butterfield lead Glenburn to victory over Broncos 7/8 B Boys
HAMPDEN - Evan Pete, Andrew Day, and Brandon Butterfield each scored in double figures and Butterfield added double digit assists in the Glenburn Chargers 57-39 in an EMBL travel basketball game at Reeds Brook School on Sunday morning.
After a 12-6 first quarter, Glenburn went on to out score the Broncos 14-8 in the second quarter to take a 26-14 lead into half time.
Glenburn's Evan Pete (with ball) looks to move the ball during the second half of a 7/8 boys travel game in Hampden on Sunday. Glenburn defeated Hampden 57-39 in the game. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
Hampden managed to out score Glenburn in the third period, but only picked up one point with the 14-13 advantage. The Chargers turned the tide in the final period with an 18-11 score for the win.
Glenburn's Andrew Day (23) pulls down a rebound. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
Pete topped all scorers with 18 points to pace the Chargers. Day added 13 points, and Butterfield had 10 points with 10 plus assists. Also scoring for Glenburn was Reese Kenney with eight points, Ryan Guy with six, and Tony Bisson had two points.
Glenburn shot just 1-for-14 (7%) from the free throw line.
Glenburn's Brandon Butterfield looks to pass the ball. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
Brilaal Toms led Hampden in scoring with 11 points, and Connor Adams added 10 points. Gabe Whitaker scored nine points, Nate Downs added eight points, and Ryan Adams chipped in with one point.
Hampden had one 3-point basket by Downs, and they went 4-for-9 (44%) from the charity stripe.
Hampden's Gabe Whitaker (13) clears a rebound past Glenburn's Connor Simcox. (Photo by Skip Hawkes)
GLENBURN 12 14 13 18 -- 57
HAMPDEN 6 8 14 11 -- 39