Maumee Valley 68, Danbury 39
Danbury had a tough time with one of the best team’s in its conference, falling, 68-39, to Maumee Valley Country Day.
The Hawks controlled the game throughout establishing control in the first quarter before building a huge lead.
MVCD, which is 9-1 overall and 3-1 in the Toledo Area Athletic Conference (TAAC) was led by Julius Turner, who finished with 19 points to lead the Hawks. Teammates Rick Deichert and Jared Sturt finished with 15 and 10 points, respectively.
With the loss, the Lakers fall to 0-9 overall and 0-5 in the (TAAC).
Danbury guard Caleb Helline, the TAAC’s leading scorer, had a game-high 20 points. Teammate Dylan Buckley helped pace the Lakers with 10 points.
The boys host Toledo Christian on Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Margaretta on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Ottawa Hills 66, Danbury 35
Ottawa Hills took control from the beginning, grabbing a 13-8 lead after one quarter before taking a comfortable 32-19 lead at halftime. From there, MVCD pulled away, outscoring the Lakers, 21-4, in the third quarter to blow the game open before closing it out, 66-35.
Allie Dewire led all scorers with 20 points and Caroline Arnos finished with 19 point to lead the Green Bears (9-1, 7-0 TAAC), the first-place team in the conference.
Erin Lavelle had 13 points and Kelsey Clemons scored nine to lead Danbury.
With the loss, the Lakers fell to 3-8 overall and 3-4 in the conference.
Toledo Christian 60, Danbury 31
The Lakers hung tough with Toledo Christian in the early going, trailing just 14-10 after the first quarter. But in the second quarter, the Eagles outscored Danbury, 20-5, to take a 34-15 lead and seize control of the game on its way to the 60-31 victory.
TC was led by Camille Gist, who had a game-high 19 points, and Darian Westmeyer and Lydia Yeager, who finished with 12 and 11 points, respectively.
The Lakers were led by Kelsey Clemons, who finished with 11 points, while Erin Lavelle chipped in with six points.
The girls host Emmanuel Christian (2-8, 0-7 TAAC) on Thursday at 6 p.m. and travel to Gibsonburg (2-9, 2-5 TAAC) to face the Golden Bears on Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
The Lakers have beaten both teams thus far, defeating EC, 60-8, and G’burg, 50-46.