Maumee put up a great effort against one of the powerhouse NLL teams (Southview) but missing 19 shots in the paint was too much to overcome and lost 56-44. Maumee actually led in almost all other important stats
+ Rebounds – (Maumee-29) (SV-26)
+ Transition Pts (Maumee 8) (SV-0)
+ Steals, Turnovers, and Fouls were all about even
This game really came down to the 19 missed shots in the paint. The team played hard, together, and with a lot of passion. The Panther’s defense frustrated the Cougars, however, it is hard to keep a good team like Southview down for too long as they converted 7 of 23 three-pointers to Maumee only making 1 of 3.
This team is fun to watch as they are a very hard working team, play with a lot of passion and they love basketball. Mike Pacer led the team in scoring with 17pts and 4 rebounds in 28 minutes of action, Cole Graetz had 16 points, and 6 rebounds in 30 minutes of action, and Jaden Walker added 7 points and a game-high 9 rebounds in 31 minutes of action. Ten players contributed in this game for Maumee as this team continues to get healthy and better.
In our other games- The Freshman team beat Southview 32-10 for their first win of the season (1-1).
Our JV team stays undefeated (2-0) as they beat Southview 38-29.
HERE IS VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS OF THE VARSITY GAME