Bulldogs Middle School Basketball Results

first_imgThe Batesville 6th Grade Boys played the South Dearborn Knights in a two game set Tuesday night at St. Anthony’s in Morris and came away with two victories to move their overall record on the campaign to (20-6).In game one the Bulldogs were able to over-come hot shooting from the visitors and prevail in a contest that came down to the last possession with a final score of 35-32.Solid defense forced South Dearborn into a wild shot for the tie after the Knights had called time out to set up an offensive play.  The Bulldogs forced several turnovers with their full court press to alleviate their own self-inflicted 14 errors.  The size of the Knights kept the rebound battle close with the Bulldogs having the edge 21-19 and 5 3 pointers by the Knights Teke kept the game close until the end.Jack Grunkemeyer led the Bulldogs in scoring with 12 points, followed by Chris Lewis and Gus Prickel with 8 each, and Sam Johnson 7.  Grunkemeyer added 6 rebounds and Johnson had 4.  Lewis, Prickel and Johnson each had 2 assists in the game one victory.Batesville.  Prickel 4-5, 0-0 8; Lewis 3-6, 1-2 8; Johnson 2-5, 2-2 7; Drake 0-1, 0-2 0; Grunkemeyer 5-13,2-6 12; Wirth 0-2, 0-0 0; Heiser 0-0, 0-0 0; Buschle 0-0, 0-0 0; Pierson 0-0, 0-0 0.TEAM FG 14-35 40%        FT 5-12 42%                 35South Dearborn.  Manford 0-0, 0-0 0; CJ 0-2, 0-0 0; Aisperger 0-1, 0-0 0; Harlow 1-3, 0-1 3; Hudson 1-1, 0-0 2; Cassini 0-1, 0-0 0; Meyer 0-1, 2-4 2; Pruss 1-3, 0-0 2; Hill 1-2, 0-1 2; Raines 0-0, 0-0 0; Teke 7-9, 1-2 20.TEAM 11-24 46%              3-8 38%                        323 point shooting:  Batesville 2-5 40% (Johnson 1-1, Lewis 1-2, Grunkemeyer 0-1, Prickel 0-1); South Dearborn 5-6 83% (Teke 5-6).Rebounds:  Batesville 21 (Grunkemeyer 6, Johnson 4, Wirth 3, Lewis 3, Prickel 3, Drake 1, Buschle 1;  South Dearborn 19.Assists:  Batesville 7 (Lewis 2, Prickel 2, Johnson 2, Grunkemeyer 1.Turnovers:  Batesville 14, South Dearborn 27In game 2, The Bulldogs were much more efficient shooting 58% from the field, limiting the Knights to 26% and no 3 point field goals and cruising to a comfortable 34-19 win.The Bulldogs committed too many turnovers once again, 16, but were able to over-come those errors by forcing several by the opponent with full court pressure and winning the rebound battle 22-13.  The Bulldogs were very strong in the second half shooting 75% from the field and getting some solid bench play.Chris Lewis led the squad in the second win of the night with 11 points, followed by Gus Prickel, Bradley Wirth and Conner Drake with 6, Brendan Heiser added 3 and Jonathan Buschle 2.  Wirth added 7 rebounds and Grunkemeyer 4.  Grunkemeyer also added an impressive 4 assists.Batesville.  Prickel 3-4, 0-0 6; Lewis 5-5, 0-1 11, Johnson 0-2, 0-0 0; Wirth 2-2, 2-2 6; Grunkemeyer 0-3, 0-0 0; Drake 3-4, 0-0 6; Heiser 1-2, 1-2 3; Buschle 1-3, 0-0 2; Pierson 0-1, 0-0 0.TEAM FG 15-26 58%         FT 3-5 60%                34South Dearborn.  Manford 0-4, 0-0 0; CJ 0-0, 0-2 0; Aisperger 2-4,0-0 4; Harlow 0-1, 0-0 0; Hudson 0-0, 0-0 0; Cassini 1-6, 0-0 2; Meyer 0-2, 3-4 3; Pruss 0-0, 2-4 2; Hill 2-3, 1-4 5; Raines 0-0, 0-0 0; Teke 1-3, 1-4 3.TEAM FG 6-23 26%           FT 7-18 39%             193 point shooting:  Batesville 1-3 33% (Lewis 1-1, Prickel 0-1, Heiser 0-1); South Dearborn 0-2 0% (Cassini 0-1, Aisperger 0-1).Rebounds:  Batesville 22 (Wirth 6, Grunkemeyer 4, Lewis 3, Prickel 3, Johnson 2, Buschle 2, Drake 1); South Dearborn 13.Assists:  Batesville 9 (Grunkemeyer 4, Prickel 2, Lewis 1, Johnson 1, Buschle 1).Turnovers:  Batesville 16, South Dearborn 12.Courtesy of Bulldogs Coach Paul Drake.The 7th Grade Batesville Basketball team beat the Benjamin Rush Basketball Team Tuesday night by a score of 45-18.Leading in scoring for Batesville was Lyle Oesterling with 13, followed by Jackson Renck with 9, Bryson Bonelli added 8 ,Grant Peters chipped In 5, and Cole Pride and Willy Sherwood both added 4. Rounding out the scoring was Trent Roell with 2.The Dogs will be back in action as they start the tournament Monday night against South Ripley.Courtesy of Bulldogs Coach Ben Pierson.The 8th Grade Bulldogs won last night vs. Ben Rush 40-24.Ian Powers led in scoring with 8, followed by Eli Pierson with 6. Cole Werner and Brady Hornberger had 5 a piece. Zach Wade had 4, Luke Wilson, Will Habig had 4 and Hunter Laudick, Travis Lecher, and Ean Loichinger had 2.The Dogs will be back in action Monday against South Ripley.Courtesy of Bulldogs Coach Clint Pride.last_img read more

Damir Dzumhur made a great Sensation by winning Stefanos Tsitsipas

first_imgDamir Dzumhur, Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (BiH) best tennis player, made a great sensation by winning Stefanos Tsitsipas in the second round of the ATP tournament in Paris with a score of 2: 0 in sets.Dumhur played the first set very good, he did not allow any break-ball to his opponent and set the first set in his favor with a score of 6: 3.At the start of the second set, Dumhur made a break, with 2: 0, but Tsitsipasreturned with a break, Damir re-set the break for 3: 1 and then for 5: 1. Damir successfully served on the match and scored 6: 3 against Tsitsipaswho is16th in the world.In the third round, Dzumhur will play against the winner of Djokovic-Sousa duel. Of course, Djokovic is an absolute favorite.Damir Džumhur, born on 20 May 1992, is a Bosnian professional tennis player and currently Bosnia and Herzegovina’s No. 1 player. He is a member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Davis Cup team, and he competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics, being selected as the first male tennis player from his country to do so.As a junior, he was ranked world no. 3 and he was a bronze medalist at the 2010 Youth Olympic Games. Džumhur is also the first male player to represent Bosnia and Herzegovina in the main draw of any Grand Slam tournament. His career-best ranking of 23 makes him the highest-ranked player ever competing for Bosnia and Herzegovina.By winning 2017 St. Petersburg Open singles tournament, Džumhur became the first player competing under the Bosnian flag to claim an ATP World Tour title. He added triumph in 2017 Kremlin Cup onto that, as the first player in tennis history to win both events played on Russian soil in the same season.Džumhur was born on 20 May 1992 in Sarajevo as a first child to father Nerfid and mother Žaneta. His birth came shortly after the outbreak of the Bosnian War in a maternity hospital located near the Zetra Olympic Hall. The arena was destroyed at the time, but it was the same place where Damir would start practicing tennis.As a child, Džumhur practiced skiing and football in addition to tennis. Growing up, he admired Patrick Rafter and Roger Federer, and he is also a keen football fan and supports the Bosnian team FK Željezničar. In his childhood, he also acted in two movies – Grbavica (2006), as a background actor, and Mörderischer Frieden (2007) in the role of Durcan.In addition to his native Bosnian, he speaks English. He studied Political Science at the Faculty of Political Science in Sarajevo at the University of Sarajevo.last_img read more