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This Week in Rocket Varsity Sports:
Boys Basketball Girls Basketball Swimming Wrestling
December 18th
vs El Dorado
7:30 pm
December 18th
vs El Dorado
6:00 pm
January 3rd
@ Newton Invitational
900 W 12th St, Newton
4:00 pm
January 5th
@ Augusta Invitational
9:00 am

Click on pictures below to view box score and photo gallery

Boys Getting Buckets
by Grant Scheer
The Boys basketball team is having quite a season so far. They are currently 6-0 and tied for 1st with Trinity in the 4A rankings. The team traveled to Clearwater on Friday to put on a show. By the end of the first half it was 27-18, Rockets on top. That was just the beginning for the team as they soon made the score 43-27 going into the 4th quarter. Wellington couldn’t make a comeback as the game came to an end at 62-43. Leading scorers for the Rockets were Koby Campbell with16 points, Konner Barron also scored 16 points, and Dalton Rapp added 15 points. They are hosting the El Dorado Wildcats on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Be sure to wear Christmas attire and come to support the Rockets!
Girls Improve To 5 - 1
by Grant Scheer
The Lady Rockets are now on an impressive five game win streak. They traveled to Clearwater on Friday to take on the Indians. The team goes into their games knowing that they will win simply because they know they will outscore their opponent. Another reason for their confidence is their willingness to work well as a team. These components were clicking against Clearwater, as the Rockets were ahead the entire game. Going into halftime, Breckynn Myers had 11 of the team’s 26 points. Rose Hill didn’t have an issue the rest of the game as they pulled ahead 52-38. Also helping the team was Emily Adler with 14 points and Drew Glennemeier with 7 points. The Lady Rockets will look to make their record 6-1 against El Dorado at home on Tuesday.