Brophy Basketball

Brophy drops last game of regular season to Basha
Basha 56 Brophy 37 By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP Matthew Kempton ’17 led Brophy in scoring with 18 points Feb. 11, but his offensive contributions were not enough as the Broncos fell to Basha 56-37. Brophy finished the regular season with a 13-13 record and heads into the playoffs. Kempton said that effective defense was the key to future tournament success. “It wasn’t a bad game, we put in…
Basketball holds on against Pinnacle
Brophy 69 Pinnacle 60 By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP Matthew Kempton ’17 led the team in scoring with 23 points Feb. 2 to help the Broncos outlast Pinnacle 69-60. The win helped Brophy improve their record to 12-11. Kempton credited his performance to film study and running the floor. “We watched film before the game and we just saw what they did defensively and how we were going to…
Brophy suffers 2nd straight loss to Sunnyslope
Sunnyslope 48 Brophy 33 By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP The Broncos struggled to score in a lopsided defeat Jan. 12 to the hands of the Sunnyslope Vikings. The Broncos lost by a score of 48-33, making their record 5-6 and dropping their third straight game. Sunnyslope’s Dane Maggi had a big game, draining three 3 pointers and scoring several other times. At the end of the first quarter the…
Basketball tops Desert Mountain on ‘hoopcoming’ night
By William Joseph Borders ’16 THE ROUNDUP Freddy Erlandson ’15 and Colter Galente ’16 combined for a total of 26 rebounds, 11 of which came in the fourth quarter alone, as the Broncos topped Desert Mountain Jan. 30 at home during their “Hoopcoming” game. The Broncos came into the game 14-7, while the Wolves were 11-12. The student crowd organized a “silent night” event, so gym was silent until Galante…