LMS played Medicine Lodge and St. Mark's this week in basketball.
The LMS 8th grade boys evened their record at 2-2 this week. After beginning the season with wins over Kingman and Chaparral, LMS8 boys fell to Medicine Lodge 33-22 and to St. Mark’s 38-23 this week. Elijah Gatlin scored 10 pts against Medicine Lodge and Brandon Detwiler put in 11 against St. Mark’s to lead the Greenbacks in those losing efforts. 8th grade girls split this week, downing Medicine Lodge 33-19 and falling to St. Mark’s 37-22. Brittney Clemons and Makenzie Baird each hit 8 points against ML and Julieann McClain led Lady Greenback scorers with 8 vs. St. Mark’s. LMS7 girls also split this week. Against Medicine Lodge, the Lady Greenbacks executed a perfect transition play they had been working on in practice for the winning basket. With the score tied and 10 seconds left, Keirson Maydew rebounded, outlet the ball to Allisan McGowan, who hit Ivy Stivers in stride, who converted the lay-up. 21-19 Pratt at the buzzer. On Thurs., St. Mark’s rallied in the 4th quarter to best LMS7 girls 35-31. Stivers had 10 points in the losing effort. LMS7 boys continued to rampage, crushing Medicine Lodge 51-30 amd St. Marks’s 44-21.