Tony Thomas scored a game-high 26 points as Indian Trail edged visiting Franklin, 64-60, Friday in a Southeast Conference game.
Chris Gates hit a pair of free throws to make it 64-60 with eight seconds remaining as the Hawks (6-13, 5-6) won back-to-back games for the first time in program history.
Tony Thomas scored a game-high 16 points as the Indian Trail boys basketball team defeated host Racine Park 56-51 in a Southeast Conference game Tuesday night.
The Hawks (5-13, 4-6) built a 25-20 halftime lead and took a 41-34 advantage into the fourth quarter.
At halftime of their Southeast Conference home game against Indian Trail on Friday night, the players and coaches on the Tremper boys basketball team talked about being more aggressive and attacking the rim.
Donzel Riggins not only listened, he did exactly that.
KENOSHA — With his sheepish grin and easy disposition, Tony Thomas does not bring the image of a cocky, cold-blooded shooter to mind.
But that’s exactly what he’s been for the Indian Trail boys basketball team this season, and the junior guard threw his biggest dagger on Tuesday.
Racine Case 80, Indian Trail 60
James Trice scored nine of his game-high 24 points as SEC leader Racine Case outscored Indian Trail 32-14 in the fourth quarter en route to an 80-60 victory. ... Three Hawks scored in double figures, led by Justin Galusha with 14 points. ... Chris Gates (13) and Tony Thomas (10) also broke double digits. ... Thomas scored eight points and Mike Roach added six points in the third quarter as Indian Trail (3-10, 2-3 SEC) finished the frame with a two-point deficit. ... De’Angelo Jackson scored 14, Darion King 12 and Zach Brenner 10 for Case, which improved to 7-3 (4-0 SEC).
A commendable comeback fell short for the Indian Trail boys basketball team on Friday night.
One seven-minute scoring drought is enough to derail any basketball team.
The Indian Trail boys basketball team is off to a 1-4 start in its first season as a varsity program.
Through those first five games, juniors Tony Thomas (15.4 points per game), Johnny Pinson (8.4) and Justin Galusha (7.8) have carried the Hawks offensively.
The Indian Trail boys basketball recorded a historic comeback Friday night.
The Hawks rallied from an early nine-point deficit for a 45-39 victory over Port Washington at the Sheboygan South Tournament for the first varsity victory in program history.
WEST ALLIS — The Indian Trail boys basketball team had no problems getting to West Allis Central for its first varsity road game.
“It was a smooth ride, a smooth ride,” Hawks’ coach Mike Crowe said, adding a chuckle.
The good thing for the Indian Trail boys basketball team is that it really can’t go anywhere but up from here.
A day about five years in the making finally became reality for some members of the Indian Trail boys basketball team on Monday.
13—Destiny (L, 75-52). 20—at West Allis Central (L, 78-37). 23—*Port Washington (W, 45-39). 24—*Green Bay NEW Lutheran (L, 74-55). 29—Wilmot (L, 65-48).
6—at Milwaukee King, 7 p.m. 7—at Racine Horlick, 7:15 p.m. 11—Tremper, 7:15 p.m. 14—Racine Park, 7:15 p.m. 18—at Franklin, 7:15 p.m. 27—Burlington (at Carthage), 5:30 p.m. 28—Racine St. Catherine’s (at Carthage), 5:30 p.m.
8—at Bradford, 7:15 p.m. 11—Oak Creek, 7:15 p.m. 22—Racine Horlick, 7:15 p.m. 25—at Tremper, 7:15 p.m. 29—at Racine Park, 7:15 p.m.
1—Franklin, 7:15 p.m. 5—at Racine Case, 7:15 p.m. 8—Bradford, 7:15 p.m. 15—at Oak Creek, 7:15 p.m. 19—WIAA Division-2 regional quarterfinal, TBD. 22—WIAA Division-2 regional semifinal, TBD. 23—WIAA Division-2 regional final, TBD. 28—WIAA Division-2 sectional semifinal (at Waukesha North), TBD.
2—WIAA Division-2 sectional final (at West Allis Central), TBD. 8-9—at WIAA State Tournament (Kohl Center, Madison), TBD.
No. Player Pos. Ht. Yr.
1 Chris Gates G 5-7 Jr.
3 Johnny Pinson G 5-10 Jr.
5 Justin Galusha G-F 6-3 Jr.
10 Lane Ochs G-F 6-0 So.
12 Kyle Washburn G 5-8 Jr.
15 Andre Brown G 5-9 So.
15 Zach Detloff F 6-0 Fr.
21 Tony Thomas G 5-10 Jr.
22 Quardarius McBride F 6-3 Sr.
23 Joe Clarke G 5-8 Jr.
25 Mike Roach F 6-3 Jr.
30 Jeremy Rodriguez G-F 5-10 Sr.
32 Perion Little G 6-0 So.
35 Eddy Nixon F 5-8 Jr.
42 Michael Donaldson F 6-1 Jr.
Head coach—Mike Crowe (first season)
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