Mavs hold off Clippers
SHERBURN - Martin County West was a 69-65 winner over Cleveland in Valley Conference boys basketball Thursday. The Mavericks led 40-30 at halftime.
Both teams had four players score in double figures.
Dawson Weber and Nick Beseke scored 17 apiece for the Mavericks. Weber made four three-pointers early in the second half for MCW. Beseke connected on three treys on the night.
Wyatt Geistfeld netted 14 points and Angel Reyes 13 for Martin County West.
Isaac Mueller paced the Clippers with 17 points, with Luke Mueller scoring 15. Ben Holden 14 and Brendon Brown 12.
MCW is 4-4 overall, 3-0 in the Valley. Cleveland is 2-9 (0-3).
Martin County West will host Truman/Martin Luther/Granada-Huntley-East Chain on Tuesday.