Rugby Panthers vs. Beulah Miners

Posted On: 12/29/20 2:49 PM

Coming into the game Rugby was 3-1 and Beulah was 2-1. Rugby took the lead early and never looked back. Trey Welstad the newcomer for Rugby scored the first 8 points of the game. The Panthers seemed to have their way in the first quarter and ended it with a 19-10 lead. Beulah would make a bit of a run in the second quarter mainly led by Trey BrandtTreyBrandt6'0" | PGBeulah | 2022StateND. He went into halftime leading all scorers with 12 points. Rugby played all half-court man in the first half and Beulah played half-court man mainly but would pick up after makes with token pressure. The tempo of the first half was relatively slow and resulted in only a couple of fast-break points. The Panthers went into halftime with a six-point lead.

Beulah could not do much inside against Rugby’s size and athleticism. The Panthers did not pressure the ball but always seemed to be taking away driving lanes. The Miner’s had to rely on a drive and kick offense. When the outside shots did not fall, they were left without many opportunities. Neither team applied much pressure in the second half. The Panthers did a nice job of keeping

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