SPORTS SHORTS: Mohawks handle MHS sophomores

MASON CITY – The Marshalltown sophomore boys’ basketball team sustained a 51-33 defeat at the hands of host Mason City in Friday’s Central Iowa Conference Northern Division game.

The Bobcats (3-10, 0-2) were led by Trevor Dolezal with 12 points. Tony Smith contributed nine points and Drake Slifer had seven more for MHS.

Marshalltown returns to action Tuesday at Dowling Catholic in West Des Moines.

Mason City clobbers Bobcat freshmen

MASON CITY – The Mason City freshman boys’ basketball team remained unbeaten this season with a 64-26 rout of Marshalltown on Friday night.

Austin Tullis led the Bobcats (2-13) with 13 points while Spencer Dempewolf contributed four more.

MHS plays a make-up game against Urbandale on Monday at Lenihan Intermediate School.