TMP Splits with Colby
BOYS TMP 72 Colby 51
TMP used a 11-0 run to start the game on Friday Night to fuel their first win of the season. Max Megaffin knocked in a trio of 3 pointers during the run. TMP led by 12 at the break and led by as many as 26 points midway through the 3rd Quarter before Colby climbed to within 9 and had a missed breakaway dunk. TMP would finish the game from the free throw line for their first win of the season.
The Monarchs will play the winner of Desoto and Riley County in the 4th Place game of the Hays City Shootout. That tip is set for 3:15pm Saturday afternoon.
GIRLS Colby 45 TMP 42 OT
The TMP Lady Monarchs did not trail on Friday until the final minute of overtime in a 45-42 loss to Colby. TMP led by as many as 10 points but could not hold the lead late. The Lady Monarchs had a chance to win the game at the end of regulation but came up short.
TMP will face Hays High in the 7th Place game of the Hays City Shootout on Saturday morning with tipoff set for 10am.