RECAP: Bullpups on the road all week

By JASON CRAIG

For the Carmi Chronicle

The Carmi-White County Bullpup basketball program logged the road miles in last week, traveling for a pair contests against North Posey (IN) and Mt. Carmel.

Wednesday, Jan. 8

7th: North Posey 34, CWC 26

Justice Stubblefield’s squad kept the game close, leading 17-16 at the half. However, the Jr. Vikings were able to keep the Bullpups at arm’s length in the second half to pick up the win.

Cade Allen paced CWC with ten points.

8th: North Posey 30, CWC 25

Although Eric Dixon’s team scratched and clawed to take a 21-20 advantage in the final stanza, the Bullpups could not hold off the home team.

Trey Dixon led the maroon and white with 13 tallies.

Thursday, Jan. 11

7th: CWC 43, Mt. Carmel 10

CWC’s defense was on full alert against the Jr. Aces, holding Mt. Carmel scoreless in both the second and fourth quarters in the win.

Gavin Holloman scored 17 points to lead the Bullpups. Mitchell Edwards added 12.

8th: Mt. Carmel 42, CWC 32 

Mt. Carmel led from start to finish in the contest, taking a 20-16 lead into the second half and keeping the Bullpups just out of reach.

CWC was led by T. Dixon’s 11 points in the scoring column.