2004-05 Men's Basketball
Weekly Recap 11-22
Bluffton shows strong play in Virginia Wesleyan tournament
By Molly Burnell, Sports Information Assistant
The BlufftonUniversity men's basketball team opened the 2004-05 season at the Virginia
Wesleyan tournament this past weekend. BlufftonUniversity dropped the first game
to LebanonValley 62-42 and won the second game 76-56 over N.Y. Maritime.
Junior Eric Sweet (Ottawa/Ottawa-Glandorf) posted 12 points, and seven rebounds in to lead the Beavers
against LebanonValley. Sophomore David Patch (Minster/Minster) added nine points and three rebounds to the effort.
Leading the way for the Beavers against N.Y. Maritime was Junior Scott Bergman (Elmore/Woodmore). Bergman scored 27 points, grabbed three rebounds, added six assists,
and took away four steals. Senior Bryce Beilharz (Bluffton/Cory-Rawson) contributed 12 points, two rebounds, and two steals for Bluffton.
The Beavers will be back in action on Wednesday as they travel to Earhlam for a tipoff. On Saturday, Bluffton will open up their 2004-05 home season against Heidelberg at