Ranked as one of four #3-seed in the 20-team Chagrin Valley Conference , the Brooklyn Boys 7th Grade team fell to fellow #3-seed Orange in their opening game of the tournament.
The Hurricanes played close early but Orange opened up a 12-7 edge after one quarter. In the second quarter, the Hurricanes struggled on the defensive end and Orange opened up a 26-11 advantage at hafltime.
Brooklyn’s defense improved in the second half but the damage was already done as the Hurricanes were not able to cut into Orange’s lead.
Six players scored in the game for Brooklyn in the loss.