8th Grade Blue
Wizards 8Blue team off to a good start. They won the Culver’s Shootout Tournament on Sunday, November 13th in Romeoville. The boys won all 4 games played in the tournament beating the Plainfield Eagles, Spartans, Joliet Pride and Basketball Paradise. Wizards 8Blue record is now 6-1.
1st Place in the Illinois-Indiana Border Wars tournament on Sunday, December 4, 2016.
MARCH 7, 2016
8th grade Wizards Blue wins the 8th Grade OneDayShootout at Lake Zurich on Saturday, March 5th, 2016
Led by Donovan Navarro scoring 20 points in game 3, 17 points in game 2, and 11 points in game 1.
Cameron Dougherty had 21 points in game 3 and Wyatt Holtan had 18 points going 9 for 9 in game 3 also.
Daniel Lee led defensively with 5 steals in game 1.5 steals in game 2, and 4 steals in game 3.
Frank Rossi and Cameron Dougherty each had double-double in all three games.
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
WIZARDS 8BLUE is now 30-10 for the 2015/16 season!!!
Despite missing two players throughout the duration of the DYTBL playoffs in the A Division, Wizards 8Blue still managed to become the Consolation Champs winning straight three games in a row over the 2/27 & 2/28 weekend.
2/28/16 – Wizards 8Blue beat Glen Ellyn 66-55 for Consolation Game (Marquel had 16 points and 11 rebounds, Erik Roche had 12 points, and Frank Rossi had 11 points and 4 rebounds)
2/28/16 – Wizards 8Blue beat Carol Stream 62-49 (Erik Roche led the team with a season high 18 points (including 4 three pointers) and Marquel Brumfield had 10 points and 9 rebounds)
2/27/16 – Wizards 8Blue beat Bartlett 53-52 (Frank Rossi had 17 points and 13 rebounds, Marquel Brumfield had 15 points and 8 rebounds, and Erik Roche had 11 points, including two key three-pointers to bring the Wizards to victory).
-Marquel Brumfield led the way in scoring 27points and 17 rebounds against Willowbrook on 2/27.
-Marquel averaged 17 points and 10 rebounds over the four-game playoffs.
-Daniel Lee had 7 assists versus Glen Ellen on 2/28 and 8 steals total in the playoffs.
-Donovan Navarro had 13 assists total over the 2/27 & 2/28 playoff stretch.
-Jake Zorn had 27 rebounds total over the four game playoffs, including 10 rebounds against Willowbrook.
-Rithik Ganesan had 21 rebounds total over the four playoff games.
-Erik Roche made 8 three-pointers in the playoffs.
-Frank Rossi averaged 12 points and 9 rebounds over the four playoff games.
Next up for Wizards 8Blue: Saturday, March 5 (One Day Shootout Tournament) and Saturday, March 12th (One Day Shootout Tournament).
JANUARY 28, 2016
WIZARDS 8 BLUE RECORD IS NOW 21-5 FOR THE 2015/16 SEASON, 8-1 IN THE DYTBL CONFERENCE.
WIZARDS 8 BLUE WINS AGAIN OVER THE 1/23 AND 1/24 WEEKEND. 8BLUE IS ON A SEVEN GAME WIN STREAK!!!
1/24: BEAT CAROL STREAT 64-50: LED BY CAMERON DOUGHTERTY 22 PTS-17 REBS, MARQUELL BRUMFIELD 16 POINTS-13 REBOUNDS, and FRANK ROSSI 15 POINTS-8 REBOUNDS.
1/23: BEAT HINSDALE 70-41: LED BY CAMERON DOUGHERTY 22POINTS-18 REBOUNDS, MARQUELL BRUMFIELD 19 POINTS-12 REBOUNDS, and FRANK ROSSI 15 POINTS-7 REBOUNDS.
1/17: BEAT ROSELLE 70-35: LED BY CAMERON DOUGHERTY 17 PTS, 14 REBOUNDS, and 5 ASSTS, FRANK ROSSI 18 POINTS-9 REBOUNDS, and WYATT HOLTAN 15 POINTS-5 REBOUNDS.
1/16: BEAT WHEATON SOUTH 50-34: LED BY MARQUEL BRUMFIELD 25 POINTS-9 REBOUNDS, FRANK ROSSI 15 POINTS-9 REBOUNDS, and WYATT HOLTAN 12 POINTS-4 REBOUNDS.
1/14: BEAT BATAVIA 53-50: LED BY CAMERON DOUGHERTY 26 PTS-14 REBOUNDS, WYATT HOLTAN 13 POINTS, MARQUEL BRUMFIELD 12 POINTS, AND ERIK ROCHE 11 POINTS.
1/10: BEAT BARTLETT 61-42: LED BY CAMERON DOUGHERTY 23 PTS-6 REBOUNDS, FRANK ROSSI 10 POINTS, DONOVAN NAVARRO 9 POINTS, AND MARQUEL BRUMFIELD 9 POINTS.
1/9: BEAT CLARENDON HILLS 55-51: LED BY MARQUEL BRUMFIELD 23 POINTS-11 REBOUNDS, CAMERON DOUGHERTY 19 POINTS-9 REBOUNDS, AND ERIC ROCHE 10 POINTS.
Nov 8, 2015 – Wizards 68, Homer Heat 15
Dec 13, 2015 – Won the One Day Shootout Tournament in Lake Barrington
Dec 20, 2015 – Wizards 73, Carol Stream 43
Jan 2, 2016 – Won the One Day Shootout at Wheaton Academy
Jan 31 – Beat Batavia 59-39
Feb 14 – Beat St. Charles 63-52
Feb 28 – Won the A level Division DYTBL Consolation bracket
Mar 5 – Won One Day Shootout in Lake Zurich