There was another all-Marion County match-up going on last night in southern Marion County, as Melcher-Dallas hosted Twin Cedars for a pair of Bluegrass Conference games.
The Saints handed the Saber girls their first loss of the season with a 58-48 triumph; while the Twin Cedars boys evened the nightly series with a 65-53 win on their rival’s home floor.
That nightcap saw the Twin Cedars boys overcome a pair of big performances by Melcher-Dallas’ Ross Dawson and Troy Lee by putting four players in double figures – led by Otis Roby’s 15 points. Dawson and Lee had 21 and 19 points, respectively.
The win pushes the Twin Cedars boys to 2-4 overall, while Melcher-Dallas slides to 2-5. The win for Melcher-Dallas in the girls game has the Saints at 3-4 overall, while the Sabers are now 5-1.