Boys Basketball: Gateway takes control of BCL Central with win over Bay

By Jeremy Balan

The Bay boys basketball team largely accomplished its main objective on Tuesday against Gateway by limiting the Gators’ standout frontcourt with a stingy 2-3 zone, but the Breakers couldn’t limit it on defense.

The Gators held Bay to 26 percent shooting from the floor, and combined with 11 blocks, limited the Breakers to a season-low point total in their 50-34 Bay Counties League Central win at Letterman Gym.

Boys Basketball: Bay pulls away late to best Leadership

By Matthew Snyder

The Bay boys basketball team used a combination of steely defense, excellent rebounding and crisp offensive execution to coast to an 83-52 Bay Counties League Central victory over Leadership on Friday at School of the Arts.

Led by 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting from senior guard Lucas Knorr, four Bay (10-7, 4-0) players scored in double figures and nine of the 11 players who entered the game got on the scoresheet.

Girls Basketball: Convent pulls away from Bay in Urban Shootout opener

By Jeremy Balan

For Bay head girls basketball coach Larry Minnich, Thursday afternoon presented a reunion of sorts.

Minnich and the Breakers took on Convent — a team he led to a Division V state championship in 2003 — in the first round of the Urban Holiday Shootout at Kezar Pavilion.

Now a player from that team, Jennifer Hum-Traverso, is coaching Convent and the first-year head coach made the reunion an unpleasant one for Minnich with a 66-43 victory over the Breakers.