Posted On: 01/7/19 12:15 PM
It wasn’t a close game — Ballard (9-2) jumped out to a 21-0 lead and coasted to a 66-13 victory over outmatched Perry (1-11) — but there was still plenty to observe on Friday night in Huxley. Five things that stood out:
Ballard’s press is no joke
Utilizing an incessant, persistent full-court press, the Bombers turned Perry over a ridiculous 38 times. On Perry’s first nine possessions, they turned the ball over. Ballard now leads 4A in steals, with 15 per game.
The backcourt zone pressure was constant, and the Bombers’ were constantly interrupting Perry’s passing lanes and their ability