The Hannibal 7th grade Pirates hoops team remained undefeated with a 58-8 victory, while the 8th grade squad won as well.

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Hannibal 7th grade Pirates win big on the road

The HMS 7th grade Pirates hoops team remained undefeated with a 58-8 victory over Van-Far on Monday night. 

Hannibal (13-0) faces Quincy on the road Saturday with a chance to seal a perfect season. 

Brendan Hess, Andrew Catalpa and Courtland Watson led the team in scoring as the Pirates did well in every aspect of the game, coach Brett Niemann said. 

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Hannibal 8th grade Pirates defeat Van-Far

The HMS 8th grade Pirates defeated Van-Far 57-14 on Monday night. 

Hunter Parker and Jayden Mayfield both scored in double digits.

The Pirates capitalized on a strong defensive third quarter that started with a 26-0 run to pull away.