The 8th grade boys basketball team put up a valiant effort against cross town rival Stratford losing 44-33. Julianne Pamfilo once again led the way with 14 points. Tyler Szabo was next in line with 10. Lontrez Duckworth provided some muscle under the basket with 6 points. Denhim Betney also contributed a bucket. The team is next in line tonight @Monroe.