Westwood 6th Grade Basketball Sweeps West Tullahoma on Tuesday Night

Will Partin of Westwood basketball

Will Partin of Westwood basketball

The Westwood Rockets 6th grade basketball team needed overtime to defeat the West Tullahoma Bobcats 41 to 36 on Tuesday night at the Joel Vinson Gym. After taking a 7 point lead into the locker room at halftime, the Rockets saw West force overtime with a furious 11 point 4th quarter rally. In the overtime period, the Rockets settled down to run their offense and secure the season sweep over the Bobcats. Will Partin had 16 points to lead Westwood while Bodey Nugent added 9.

 

WMS Lady Rocket Elizabeth Brown

WMS Lady Rocket Elizabeth Brown

The Lady Rockets held off a 4th quarter charge from the Lady Bobcats to claim a 23 to 15 win in the girls game and give Westwood the doubleheader sweep. Elizabeth Brown led all scorers with 11 points for Westwood while Gracie Morris added 4 points. The 6th grade teams will be back in action on Tuesday November 17th as they play host Harris Middle. The girls’ game will tip off at 6 PM.