The Barnum Bombers started their post season basketball tournament hosting the Lions of Ogilvie on Monday, March 2. The Bombers jumped to an early lead as the combined long bombs of Braiden Davis, Joe Peterson, and Jake Hultgren, with some nice inside shots by Blaze Hurst, Reed Kornovich and Peterson, catapulted the Bombers to a 37-16 lead over the Lions in the first half.
In the second half, the Bombers continued their onslaught as Davis and Peterson landed another 5 combined long bombs for the Bombers, while Hurst took up residence under the basket to score 6 points.
The Bombers ran away with the game and won 81-56.
Peterson had the hot hand as he racked up 35 total points for the night, while Davis had 14, Hurst with 10, Hult 9, Willie Richardson 4, Kornovich 3, Garrett Coughlin, Matthew Berry and Cooper Nelson with 2 each.
The Bombers will travel to Hinckley to take on the Jaguars of Hinckley-Finlayson on Thursday, March 5.