Middleburg, VA (January 15, 2015) – Aaron Wyche photographed the Montrose Christian Mustangs vs. Middleburg Academy Dragons basketball game on Tuesday, January 14 and posted this gallery with 83 images.
In a relentless first half, both teams locked horns in a back and forth effort, swapping leads of 2 to 6 points. With 40 seconds left in the 2nd quarter, the Dragons had a 2-point lead over the perennial powerhouse, until the Mustangs went on a 10 – 0 run including a 3-pointer at the buzzer to close out the half 32 – 24.
Out of the break Middleburg fell behind by as much as 18, but battled back to close the gap to as small as 4-points. Montrose Christian was vigilant against the assault and eventually closed out the contest with a 71 – 62 victory.
Led by a team of juniors and sophomores that are improving with each game, this Dragons’ squad is a team to keep one’s eye on. Said Head of School, Colley Bell after the game, “They are a great group of kids!”