MARCUS - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn boys built a 57- 37 lead over Granville Spalding through three quarters here on Tuesday on their way to a 68-52 win over the Spartans.
Three hustling Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Eagles chase a loose ball during recent basketball action in Marcus. They include, left to right, Nate Rassel, Zack Kellog, and Andrew Hoefling. Photo contributed
Four Eagles hit in double figures to lead a balanced attack, with Zack Kellogg scoring 16 points, Dylan Spieler 15, Tyler Prunty 14 and Jared Gross 11. The team also had two players with double-doubles, as Spieler grabbed 14 rebounds and Prunty 12.
Spieler also turned in a fine defensive effort, as he blocked five shots.
MMC now boasts a fine 6-1 record, and after the Christmas break they will travel to Paullina on January 4th to play South O'Brien.