'A' team falls to Brandon Valley The VMS eighth grade ?A� team Redbirds fell victim to a second-half rally and were defeated by the Brandon Valley ?A� team Lynx 47-38 in boys basketball Jan. 18 at Brandon.
The Redbirds had trailed by six in the third quarter.
Trevor Garrett scored 11 points, and Jared Burcham and Tyler Brown played great defensively, each taking charges.
The score was 15-all at the end of the first period, the Redbirds led 26-23 at halftime, and then trailed 37-32 after the third quarter.
�We played better defensively, however we sputtered offensively in the second half,� said ?A� team Coach Devin Schwiesow.
The ?A� team hit 8 of 11 free throw attempts while the Lynx sank 7 of 13 from the line.
Individual Stats, ?A� team: Scoring � Trevor Garrett, 11, Jared Burcham, 8, Nathan Boots, 6, Adam Brunick, 4, B.J. Campbell, 3, Jeremy Yankton, 2, Tyler Brown, 2, Jason Holoch, 2.