Bulldogs split pair of contests in Rogers JH tournament

Mike Eckels/Special to the Eagle Observer Bulldog Jason Bruffett (34) guards the ball behind his back as he looks around a Raider for a teammate to pass to during the Nov. 6 Elmwood-Decatur junior high boys basketball contest at Raiders gym in Rogers. Elmwood and Decatur were part of the Rogers junior high tournament, which pitted several of the districts junior high teams against others from around Northwest Arkansas.

ROGERS -- Coaches and players were in perfect sync on Nov. 7 when the Decatur Bulldog junior high boys basketball team squared off against a familiar opponent at a new venue in Rogers.