The Thirds Basketball team entered its final game of the season against Hotchkiss looking to go out on a good note and complete a winning season. As a part of their normal routine, the Bears got off to a glacier-like start, scoring a single point in the first five minutes of the game. Hotchkiss followed suit as both teams missed basket after basket. The Bears finally woke up with five minutes to go in the half when Ras Steinreuck and Justin Donawa scored several baskets to give Berkshire the halftime lead.
The second half had an Irish flair as Sam Clouger caught fire, scoring 13 second-half points, including a big three-pointer to help put the game away for the Bears. The Bears coasted to a 46-19 victory that helped them end the season with a 12-4 record. Go Bears!