Courtesy photos The champion 7th grade Rocket basketball team.

Courtesy photos
The champion 7th grade Rocket basketball team.

The 7th and 8th grade Rocket teams won their respective titles for the fifth straight year.

The 7th grade defeated Smith Valley 35-19 to nail down their championship. Preston Jaramillo scored eight points; Glenn Reeves and Nathaniel Montoya had six points each. Julio Alverez and Joe Davis each added four points. Landon Scarlata and Ryan Jaramillo did a good job on the boards. All 14 Rockets got into the final game.

The 7th grade team had seven seventh graders, two 6th graders and five 5th graders.

8th grade championship Rockets.

8th grade championship Rockets.

The 8th grade Rockets defeated Virginia City 32-18. All six Rockets scored, as they were too fast and smooth for the taller Virginia City crew.

Ethan Nelms led the Rocket attack with nine points. Seth Bozzi and Tony Torres each had six points, Treven Wachsmuth and Alex Palacious each had four points and Payton Isom had three points.