Intramural basketball season moves into week two with intense competition

This week of games starting Tuesday, made for highly competitive games that had two games end in victories of five points or less.

With the red team highlighting Thursday matchups, and a decisive victory over the yellow team, Cody Wagner and Ty Asbury led the team.  

“This was a great team win that shows we are all in playing for each other,” Wagner said. “We play to compete for a full forty minutes and at the same time being the best teammates we can be.”

The captain of the red team backed Wagner’s statement.

“We had a great role in showing sportsmanship while also showing great a competitive drive that resulted in us coming away with a great second win, “Asbury said. “Intramurals are a great way to get some exercise while also being able to fellowship and compete with your brothers.”

Another team that was expected to play well came away with a loss on Thursday ‘s game. Keith Harper, the blue team’s captain, commented on their game.

“As the team captain, I have to get everyone to improve in encouraging each other in bad times and also competing to their best abilities,” Harper said. “This is a great chance to show a brotherhood through Christ that will go beyond sports.”

The season continues with games next Tuesday starting at 7 p.m. in the Old Gym.