Hobart defeats Whiting on Senior Night

Hobart defeats Whiting on Senior Night

On Wednesday night, the Hobart Brickies Boys Basketball team hosted the Whiting High School Oilers. The Brickies celebrated their seniors, #11 Quinten White, #23 Fabian Salazar-Bernal, and #30 Max Jancich, including cheerleaders Mary Daw, Alyssa Candiano, and Kelsey Black.

The Oilers won the tip off, but the Brickies stole the ball, #4 Miki Djankovich scoring the first point. The first point of the game for the Oilers was a three pointer made by #1 Tony Madrueno. The score at the end of the first quarter was 14-8, with Hobart in the lead.

The Brickies continued to build their lead in the second quarter, stealing the ball from the Oilers multiple times. #5 Diandre Marshall scored the first points of the half for with Oilers with a three pointer. The score at the half was 32-17. 

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The third quarter saw the Brickies continue to build upon their lead with #4 Miki Djankovich scoring the first points of the quarter from the free throw line. The score at the end of the third quarter was 44-23. The final score of the night was 69-30. Brickies Assistant Coach Brandon Grubl commented on the game.

“It was a good bounce back win. We haven’t really been playing our greatest basketball recently, but we put things together tonight,” Grubl said. “It was a good win for the seniors.”

The Brickies will next face off against Wheeler on Friday, January 26, while the Oilers are out for the season.