By Dacy Buerkle
November 2, Plevna Cougars traveled to Sacred Heart to play basketball. The Girls’ B Team lost 23 to 26. Sophia Tudor scored 15 points, Billie Jo Miller scored 4 points, and Hayden Lane and Tonna MacYeaple each scored 2 points. The Girls’ A Team lost 14 to 48; Sophia Tudor scored 13 points and Sophia Schumacher scored 1 point. The Boys’ B Team won in a close game with a score of 18 to 17. Cru Schwartz scored 8 points, Kalob Bollinger put 5 points on the board, Trae Oberlander and Tate Poppe each scored 2 points, and Jordan Paul scored 1 point. The Boys’ A Team lost 23 to 53; Kalob Bollinger put 6 points on the board, Cru Schwartz scored 4 points, Ethan Mellon scored 3 points, and Nick Buerkle, Ruilin Li, Tate Poppe, Trae Oberlander, and Tristan Buerkle each scored 2 points.
November 3, the Melstone Broncos came to Plevna to challenge the Cougars in 4 games of basketball. The Girls’ B Team lost 22 to 29. Sophia Tudor put up 16 points and Hayden Lane scored 6 points. The Girls’ A Team won 34 to 29; Sophia Tudor scored 12 points, Hayden Lane scored 8 points, Sophia Schumacher scored 6 points, Jaeda Paul put up 4 points, and Jaiden Dulin scored 2 points. The visiting team also scored 2 points for Plevna! The Boys’ B Team lost 17 to 36; Cru Schwartz scored 12 points, Kalob Bollinger and Tate Poppe each scored 2 points, and Trae Oberlander scored 1 point. The Boys’ A Team lost 5 to 61; Cru Schwartz scored 3 points, and Nick Buerkle scored 2 points.