Building for Regionals
Miners find positive in loss to Encampment Tigers
February 5, 2020
Cliff Jones, Hanna, Elk Mountain, Medicine Bow (HEM) High School head coach for boys basketball, knew that the Miners would have to play hard to win against Encampment before a home crowd.
Unfortunately for the Miners, the Tigers were roaring in their game before their fans.
"Encampment shot the ball very well making seven 3-pointers in the first quarter and scoring 29 total points to start the game," Jones said. "We really didn't have an answer defensively and managed to dig ourselves in hole we couldn't get out of.
Jones had nothing but praise for the Tigers.
"They move the ball so well a...