The Middle School Panthers opened their December schedule with a 31-15
victory over the Hammond 7th grade team. Josiah Wrobel recorded 15 points,
6 rebounds, and 5 steals for the Panthers. Seth McNulty added 10 points and
8 rebounds. The Middle School team was defeated by the Lowcountry Wildcats
40-37. The Panthers jumped to a 14-7 1st quarter lead but were not able to
hold on for the victory. Samuel Miner scored 13 points for the Panthers
while McNulty added 12 points and 9 rebounds. Banks Fryer grabbed 14
rebounds and added 4 points in the loss. The Middle School Panthers closed
the 2013 portion of their schedule with a victory over St. Francis Xavier.
All 11 Panther players scored in the victory. Making his first start of the
season for the Panthers, David Hucks recorded 6 points and a team high 5
rebounds. Leading scorers for the Panthers included Chandler Zimmerman and
Cole Ihrie with 8 points each. Other scorers included Nate Kindrick, Will
Owens, Jackson Gleaton, and Chalmers Rogland all with 8 points. Rogland and
Avery Blevins led the defensive effort with 8 and 3 steals, respectively.
The Middle School Panthers move to 4-2 on the season.
All three of the Panther teams will be back in action on January 3rd versus
the Easley Guardians in Easley.