SPORTS SHORTS: Bobcat freshman ‘B’ team falls

WEST DES MOINES – The Marshalltown freshman boys’ basketball ‘B’ team suffered a 52-34 loss at the hands of West Des Moines Valley on Monday night at Valley Southwoods.

Trevor Dolezal led the visiting Bobcats with seven points. Micah Daniel had six points, Trevor Fuccio and Sam Weatherman both scored five points, Alex Guido had four and Owen Spencer three.

The MHS freshman ‘A’ team takes to the court on Friday with a home game against Mason City at Lenihan.

MHS JV boys defeated by host Ames

AMES – Connor Johnson and Christian Guido both finished in double figures, but it wasn’t enough Monday as the Marshalltown junior varsity boys’ basketball team lost to Ames, 54-42.

Johnson finished with 15 points and eight rebounds, while Guido added 12 points and six boards in the loss.

Austin Lovin had five points and four steals, Yohan Trousland scored six points and Kreighton Miller added four steals.

The Marshalltown JV plays at Meskwaki Settlement School at 7 p.m. next Monday night.