Boys 8th Grade Basketball · Boyd, Thorpe Lead 8th Grade Boys in Rout over Hamilton

After gaining a slim 7-6 lead in the first quarter, the Russellville 8th grade boys basketball team outscored Hamilton 25-3 in the second quarter in rout to a 50-14 rout on the road.

The Golden Tigers (3-6) were led by guard Ashton Boyd’s 13 points, which included three three-pointers in the massive RMS run in the second quarter.  Guard Grayson Thorpe scored a season high 10 points.  Forwards Nathan Brockway and Samuel Pace both scored eight each.

The RMS Golden Tigers will play in their home opener on Monday against the Florence Falcons.  The 8th grade will play first at 4:00pm.  The 7th grade boys and 8th grade girls will follow.