Mynderse 71 Marcus Whitman 44

The Marcus Whitman Wildcat boy’s basketball team opened their 2017-18 campaign on the road against Mynderse Dec. 2 in Waterloo. The Mynderse Blue Devils were fast out of the gate, building up a 22-10 lead after one quarter. They expanded their margin to 39-17 at the half and cruised to a 71-44 win over the Wildcats from Whitman. This game was played in Waterloo as part of the opening weekend games of the annual Waterloo Hall of Fame Tournament. Whitman will travel to Naples Dec. 6 to take on the Big Green before returning home Dec. 8 to host Dundee.

Seth Benedict and Riley McLoud tallied 11 points each to lead the Wildcats in scoring. Jon Donovan added 10 points.