JV Raiders Close Out Season As Many Contribute
February 11, 2016
MIDDLEPORT -- Thursday night the Boys JV Basketball team wrapped up the season with an exciting contest at Roy-Hart. While the boys did not win the game, they competed like true champions leaving everything on the floor. Austin Sullivan and Nick Brandt had great all around games on both ends of the floor. Sullivan poured in 17 points to go along with his numerous rebounds, while Brandt scored 10 to go along with his thunderous blocks. Cole Hanssen chipped in 6 points and Preston Harris netted 5. Dan Ober added two on an excellent shot. Ryan Harris provided a lot of hustle and energy throughout the contest. Max Meister and Josh Weakland provided great toughness on the defensive end for the Raiders.
Overall, Coach O'Sullivan would like to thank all of the young men for their great work ethic, their daily energy, their desire to learn and continually get better, and all of the laughs and good times had throughout the season. It was truly an amazing ride and in the words of Austin Sullivan, "YOU LIKE THAT!"
Sullivan Cans 22 Against Purple Eagles
February 2, 2016
BARKER -- Tuesday night the boys JV basketball team lost to Albion 57-44. Austin Sullivan had a tremendous all-around game pouring in a season high 22 points and a game high 4-three pointers. Preston Harris chipped in with 9 points and Nick Brandt scored 8 to go along with his numerous blocks.
The Raiders will be back in action this upcoming Thursday for their final home game of the season. Start time is 5:00 PM.
Raiders Nip G-R Neighbors
January 29, 2016
LYNDONVILLE -- The Boys JV Basketball team defeated host Lyndonville on Friday night by a 48-33 score. Leading the Raiders with a great all-around game was Nick Brandt who scored a career-high 14 points. Austin Sullivan contributed 13 points and provided great hustle and heart throughout the contest. Eighth graders Ryan Harris and Joshua Weakland stepped up big time and played outstanding games for the Raiders. Harris scored 9 points, knocking down numerous jump shots, while Weakland chipped in with 8, to go along with his many rebounds and steals.
Barker is back in action on Tuesday, February 2nd at 5:00 when they host the Albion Purple Eagles.
Brandt Has Solid All Around Game
January 19, 2016
BARKER -- The Boys JV Basketball team picked up a nice home win on Tuesday night over the Akron Tigers 43-23. Leading the way for the Raiders was Evan Ecker with 14 points and Austin Sullivan with 12. Nick Brandt had a great all-around game with 9 points and numerous blocks throughout the contest. Preston Harris and 8th grader Josh Weakland provided great hustle and energy throughout the contest, while Andrew Callaghan played good defense for the Raiders.
The team will be back in action this upcoming Friday as they travel to Medina to take on the Mustangs.
JV Boys Basketball Team Win Thriller
January 14, 2016
BARKER -- The Barker Boys JV Basketball team won a thrilling contest vs. the Roy-Hart Rams, 53-50, on Thursday night. Leading the way offensively for the Raiders was Evan Ecker with 16 points, Austin Sullivan with 15, and Preston Harris with 8. Cole Hanssen displayed great toughness and played with a lot of energy throughout the contest and he chipped in 7 key points. Nick Brandt was a monster on the glass all night long and set up his teammate Ryan Harris for the game winning basket.
Overall it was an excellent team win for the JV Raiders. The team will host the Akron Tigers on Tuesday night at 5:00 pm.
December 18, 2015
BARKER -- The Barker Boys JV Basketball team lost a close contest to the visiting Medina Mustangs on Friday 34-29. Austin Sullivan had a great all-around game. He led the Raiders with 12 points and numerous rebounds throughout the contest. Evan Ecker chipped in 10 key points in the 2nd half, while Preston Harris added 5. Nick Brandt, Cole Hanssen, and Josh Weakland all played wonderfully on the defensive end for the Raiders.
The Raiders return to action on Tuesday as the look to earn their 3rd victory of the season. Barker will travel to CSAT.
Hanssen Provides Defensive Spark For JV Raiders At Akron
December 16, 2015
AKRON -- Wednesday night, the JV Boys Basketball team defeated Akron, 34-25. Leading the Raiders offensively were Austin Sullivan with 15 points, Preston Harris with 9, and Evan Ecker with 8.
Defensively, Cole Hanssen brought great hustle and energy to the floor while Nick Brandt protected the rim with a couple of thunderous blocks.
The next game will be Friday evening at home versus the Medina Mustangs.
Gerhardt On Scoresheet Against Oakfield-Alabama
December 14, 2015
BARKER -- Monday night the JV Boys Basketball team was defeated by Oakfield-Alabama, 67-42. Evan Ecker led the Raiders with 12 points while Austin Sullivan scored 11 points. Ryan Harris scored 9 points, and Shane Gerhardt chipped in with 4 points. Max Meister and Nick Brandt played well defensively.
The next game will be Wednesday evening at Akron at 5:00 PM.
Sullivan Leads Raiders With 9
December 12, 2015
BERGEN -- Saturday afternoon, the JV Boys Basketball team came up short in their 2nd half comeback and were defeated by Byron-Bergen, 31-25. Leading the Raiders offensively were Austin Sullivan with 9 points, Evan Ecker with 8 points, and Preston Harris with 6 points.With his aggressive blocks and rebounding, Nick Brandt led the JV Raiders on the defensive end.
The next game is Monday, December 14 at home versus Oakfield-Alabama at 5:00 PM.
Ecker & Harris Net 9 Each In Opener At Kendall
December 1, 2015
KENDALL -- The Barker JV Boys Basketball team started off their season with a great 33-23 win over Kendall on Tuesday night. Leading the way was Evan Ecker and Preston Harris with nine points while Austin Sullivan added eight. Ryan Harris chipped in five points and provided a great spark for the Raiders. Nick Brandt made a big impact on the defensive end with two thunderous blocks while Josh Weakland and Cole Hanssen provided great hustle and energy for Barker throughout the game.
The team will host Elba on Thursday at 5:00 pm.
MEDINA -- The JV Boys Basketball team improved their record to 11-5 last night with a 54-45 win over Medina. Tanner Gregoire led the way with 17 points while Sean Benoit had 15 and Josh Mead added 12. Other scorers for the Raiders included Tom Callaghan, Shawn Callaghan, Nate Luckman and Tristan Payne.
The boys will play at home on Tuesday night against Roy-Hart.
BARKER -- The JV Boys Basketball team improved their record to 10-5 on Tuesday night with a win over CSAT. Josh Mead lead the way with 12 points while Nate Luckman added 11. Other scorers for the Raiders included Mike Snell, Sean Benoit, Tanner Gregoire, Dylan Matson and Tom Callaghan.
The boys will travel to Medina on Friday to take on the Mustangs.
BARKER -- The JV Boys Basketball team improved their record to 9-5 on Thursday night with a win over Wilson. Tom Callaghan led the way with 14 points. Other scorers for the Raiders included Tristan Payne, Nathan Luckman, Tanner Gregoire, Sean Benoit and Josh Mead.
BARKER -- The JV Boys Basketball team used a great team effort on defense to battle back from an early deficit which made for an exciting finish on Thursday night against Newfane. The team came up short, but was impressive in their comeback.