BULLARD — Grant Hanks scored a game-high 17 to lead Bullard Brook Hill to a 59-28 win over McKinney Christian on Tuesday at Herrington Gym.

The Lady Guard fell 60-25 in the girls game of the TAPPS 4-3A doubleheader.

 

BOYS

Brook Hill (17-11, 7-1) utilized a mix of trapping defensive schemes to come out with a commanding 59-28 win.

Hanks ignited a 13-point second quarter with eight of his 17 to lead to a 29-9 halftime lead. Hanks added eight rebounds, six steals, five assists and two blocks.

The Guard defense forced 13 first-half turnovers that were converted into 10 points.

Brook Hill put nine scorers in the book, with Phillip Kitt adding 14 points and Alex Hale eight. Kitt added nine rebounds, four steals and a blocked shot. Bryant Robinson hit a follow up shot to build the Guard lead to 54-16 early in the final period.

Blake Gomac and Ben Bajema scored 12 and 10 points, respectively, for the Mustangs (4-4 TAPPS 4-3A). Bajema nailed four 3-pointers, three of which came in the final period.

The Guard will play for first-place Yavneh Academy on Thursday.

 

GIRLS

Coming into Tuesday night's matchup, the Lady Mustangs had been averaging 62 points while holding the opposition to 12 points per outing in league play.

McKinney Christian continued the district roll, jumping out to a 22-3 advantage after one period and the lead growing to 47-7 at halftime.

Julie James led the Lady Mustangs (15-6, 8-0), with 22 points and nine rebounds to go with four assists and three steals. Kayoe Zanetell added 14 and Sarah Grubbs scored 12.

Brook Hill (9-10), got a team-high 11 points from Avery Langemeier, nailing three 3-pointers.

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TAPPS 4-3A Girls

McKinney Christian 60, Bullard Brook Hill 32

McKinney Christian 22 25 11 2 — 60

Brook Hill 3 4 8 10 — 32

McKINNEY CHRISTIAN — Lily Thompson, 4; Sarah Grubbs, 12; Julie James, 22; Kayoe Zanetell, 14; Hannah Wilks, 8.

BROOK HILL — Avery Langemeier, 11; Morgan Fore, 2; Charlie Niles, 5; Emily Webb, 4; Laura Eden, 3.

THREE POINT GOALS — MCA: Zanehtell 3, James. BH ; Langemeier 3, Eden.

RECORDS — McKinney Christian 15-6 (8-0); Brook Hill (9-10).

NEXT UP — Dallas Lutheran at McKinney Christian, 6 p.m. Friday; Brook Hill at Yavneh Academy, 6 p.m. Thursday.

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TAPPS 4-3A Boys

Bullard Brook Hill 59, McKinney Christian 38

McKinney Christian 7 2 7 12 — 28

Brook Hill 16 13 20 10 — 59

McKINNEY CHRISTIAN — Cameron Martin, 1; Matthew Ferriera, 2; Blake Hartline, 3; Blake Gomac, 12; Ben Bajema, 10.

BROOK HILL — Alex Hale, 12; Grant Hanks, 17; Josh Heingartner, 5; Chase McDermott, 2; Phillip Kitt, 10; Clayton Engel, 7; Jonathan Cox, 3; Bryant Robinson, 2; Malik Alley, 2.

THREE POINT GOALS — MC: Hartline, Gomac (4). BH: Hale, Hanks, Heingartner, Kitt.

RECORDS — McKinney Christian (4-4); Brook Hill 17-11 (7-1).

NEXT UP — Dallas Lutheran at McKinney Christian, 7:30 p.m. Friday; Brook Hill at Yavneh Academy, 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

 
 

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