The boys’ varsity basketball team traveled to Troy Friday, Dec. 15, bringing home the win to extend their record to 6-0.
Butler came out strong in the first quarter scoring 24 points to Troy’s 7 points. The Aviators continued to dominate, and by halftime, the score was 35-23.
The third quarter was a back and forth battle, Butler putting up another 14 points and Troy adding 12. The fourth quarter was all Butler with a final score of 68-42.
Leading the Aviators to victory was senior Kort Justice with 17 points, 4 assists, and 3 rebounds. Junior Braedon Norman added an additional 14 points, 3 rebounds and 3 steals. Junior Michael Kriell added 12 points, 6 rebounds and 5 steals, and junior Bryant Johnson added 7 points, 4 rebounds and 3 steals.
The boys travel to Sidney Tuesday, Dec. 19 for another big GWOC North contest.