The Maroons scored the first basket of the game Tuesday night and never looked back in a 54-48 victory over Mt. Zion to spoil the Braves' senior night. Ben Nelson paced the way for the Maroons with 19 points Tuesday night. Cal Case chipped in 11 points in the non-conference victory.
For the Braves, they were led by Mekhi Adams with 15 points. Braden Highley added 14 points in the losing effort.
With the win, the Maroons improve to 10-19 on the season. The Braves fall to 4-24 overall.
Catch the Maroons on WHOW and dewittdailynews.com in their regional quarter-final match-up against Springfield Lanphier on Monday, February 25th at 7p at Clinton High School.