Westwood Middle School's basketball teams traveled to Murfreesboro Thursday night for a conference match up with Middle Tennessee Christian School (MTCS). Both the boy's team and girl's team returned to Manchester empty-handed as MTCS. swept the night's games. The Lady Rockets fell 37-26 and the Rockets followed with a 48-11 loss.
The Lady Cougars started off early going on a 12-5 run over the Lady Rockets. Entering the fourth quarter down by seven, Westwood was unable to rally back and settled for a loss.
Allie Sullivan led the Lady Rockets with nine points on the night. Maddie Sullivan followed with six. Leonor Moreno drained five buckets.
The Rockets struggled to put up points against the Cougars Thursday night. Westwood went into halftime without having made a field goal and was limited to three free throws.
The team's offensive woes continued in the second half. The Rockets netted their only two free throws of the night in the third quarter and settled for an additional four free throws in the loss.
Cayden Trail led Westwood with five points on the night. Brayden Dixon followed with three. Konor Heaton and Jayden Carter finished with one point each.