Update from 1/31 game against Desert
The Bishop Bronco JV basketball team traveled to Desert in hopes of remaining undefeated. It took an extra 3 minute overtime but Bishop prevailed 43-39. It was a slow start for both teams as the first half ended with Bishop ahead 12-8. Desert had the lead going into the 4th, and remained ahead going into the final stretch of the game. That’s when Emory Dondero made a couple key shots and dished out a couple nifty assists to Brady Kalk. Bishop came back and tied the game forcing overtime. Emory and Brady kept up the teamwork as Brady scored 6 in overtime via some nice passes from Emory. Richie Talavera added a 3 in overtime to seal the victory. It was a high intensity back and forth second half; a very fun game to watch.
Brady Kalk had an all-around good game with 14 points and 10 rebounds , Emory Dondero added 12 points to go along with 5 assists, and Richie Talavera came in with 7 and 4 steals. Weston Dondero had 3 points and 6 rebounds, Trace Seitz had 3 and 2 steals, Jackson White added 2 points and 4 rebounds and Will Kemp rounded it out with 2 points. Elijah Reynolds played great defense and came away with 5 rebounds and 3 assists. The win was a true team effort and the boy’s hard work and tenacious attitudes on the court prevailed.
(From Matthew Kemp)