7th Boys 2nd MtnWest/Idaho Prep
After winning the District Middle School champiionships the 7th grade boys have continued their strong play.
March 20, The Mountain West Chamionships was the first tournament this spring. On their way to the championship game they defeated Fusion, Cache Valley Elite, and Up Tempo. Their bid to be tournament champions fell short by 5 point to Hoop Dreams Black. Last fall Fusion beat Idaho Inferno 7th team near 40 points, and we were 0-3 going in to that game against Fusion. They have never beat Cache Valley Elite.
March 27, Idaho Prep in Boise. This tournament included two more teams that Inferno has never beaten. Boise Slam and Havoc Nation. Their first game was a dominant effort, at times leading by 20+ points, and ended in a victory for Inferno by 11pt. against Slam Their 3rd game Inferno contolled the lead the entire game and defeated Havoc Nation. In the championship game Cache Valley defeated Inferno.
Last Fall Idaho Inferno was 0-8 against Fusion, Slam and Havoc. In the last two weeks against those three team they are 3-0.
One Coach said to me, "they (Inferno) play so many players their bench is deep"
Both coaches continue to teach fundamentals and basketball IQ Also Coach Hansen and Hymas
-focus on team contribution, basketball is not an individaul game.
-aggresive attacking defenses
-aggresive defese leads to aggreive attacking offensive mindsets