January 25, 2023

Blue Jay Boys Post Win Over Trenton


Stanley’s varsity boys’ basketball team had just one game on their schedule last week. They traveled to Trenton on Thursday, Jan. 20 to play a game that had been added to their schedule.
The Blue Jays led by 12 at the end of the first quarter, but the Tigers rallied to cut that lead to four at the half. Stanley added three to their lead in the third quarter and had a strong fourth on their way to the 60 to 44 win.
As a team, Stanley made 24 of their 58 shot attempts for 41%, including 20 of 46 two point and 4 of 12 three point attempts. They converted 8 of their 13 free throw attempts for 62%. That compared to 15 of 31 shooting for Trenton, including 9 of their 16 two point and 6 of their 15 three point attempts. They made 8 of their 11 free throws.

The Blue Jays pulled down 24 total rebounds including 13 offensive and 11 defensive boards. They had 12 assists, 8 blocks and 15 steals. They turned the ball over just 4 times.
Josh Hetzel led the team with 19 points, followed by Cal Sorenson with 13, Laramie Smith with 7, Carter Ruden with 6, Tucker Gorder with 5, Jack Hynek with 4, Tristen Barstad with 3, Drake Schlosser with 2, and Tyler Gjellstad with 1.
Tristen Barstad had 6 rebounds, followed by Cal Sorenson, Carter Ruden and Laramie Smith with 4 each, Josh Hetzel with 3, Jack Hynek with 2, and Drake Schlosser with 1.
Josh Hetzel had 3 assists, followed by Tucker Gorder, Tristen Barstad and Laramie Smith with 2 each, and Cal Sorenson, Jack Hynek and Carter Ruden with 1 each.
Tristen Barstad had 5 blocks, followed by Laramie Smith with 2, and Cal Sorenson with 1.
Jack Hynek and Tristen Barstad each had 4 steals, followed by Josh Hetzel with 3, and Drake Schlosser, Cal Sorenson, Tyler Gjellstad and Tucker Gorder with 1 each.

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