The C. Milton Wright Mustangs got back to their regular-season boys basketball schedule Wednesday night with an 81-55 drubbing of the visiting Elkton Golden Elks.
The non-division victory left CMW, which has a 5-4 Chesapeake (upper) Division mark, at 10-6 overall.
The Mustangs led, 38-24, heading into halftime.
Sibling teammates Connor Bays and Corey Bays posted identical scoring lines in the victory, each netting a game-best 18 points. Connor Bays also led the Mustangs in rebounds with five.
CMW's Mychal Stefanides had 11 points, while also posting team-best totals of nine assists and six steals. Ben Halsey had seven points for CMW, while Gerrod Maddox, Henry Cuffie and Roby Appleby all tallied six points. The Mustangs' Chris Kiley scored five points.
Bel Air thrashes Bo Manor
Playing a road contest with the Bo Manor Eagles on Wednesday evening, the Bel Air Bobcats thumped their hosts, 72-28.
Bel Air improved to 12-7 overall, and 10-1 in the Susquehanna (lower) Division.
The Bobcats were up, 30-13, at halftime.
Bel Air's Tom Keller had 24 points and 10 rebounds, while Kyle Hamrick registered 12 points. The Bobcats' Kevin Morrissey posted 10 points.
Tech tops North East
The Harford Tech Cobras won their second game in a 24-hour span Wednesday, defeating the visiting North East Indians, 66-52.
Harford Tech moved to 9-7 overall and 6-5 in Susquehanna Division contests.
The Cobras led 34-28 at halftime.
Harford Tech's Darius Dangerfield led all scorers with a 25-point showing, and dished out three assists as well.
Tyler Mister had 18 points, while fellow Cobra Fred Gordon had 13 points and seven rebounds. Elijah Council had a team-high 11 rebounds.
North Harford wins overtime battle
After nearly a week without a single game played, UCBAC boys basketball action picked back up in Harford County on Tuesday night, with the home faithful at North Harford High being treated to a 58-52 Hawks victory over the visiting Bel Air Bobcats.
The victory put the Hawks at 1-8 in the Chesapeake Division and 5-14 overall.
Bel Air, in first place in the Susquehanna Division with a 9-1 record, fell to 11-7 on the season.
Bel Air led 23-19 at halftime. North Harford tied the game up at 28-28 early in the second half, but Bel Air closed out the third quarter with 12-0 run to go up 40-28.
The hosts scrambled back in the fourth quarter, eventually knotting things up, 49-49, before the end of regulation. In the first overtime period, the Hawks outscored their guests, 9-3, to seal a victory.
"This was a big win for us after a very difficult schedule," North Harford head coach Jeff Burrows said. "I'm very proud of our effort tonight."
Brett Hurley led the Hawks with a 19-point effort, while Andrew Langan netted nine points. Nic Hammer had eight points for North Harford.
John Carroll over Patterson Mill
In a non-conference, cross-town matchup at John Carroll on Tuesday, the host Patriots took a 48-38 victory over the Patterson Mill Huskies (10-7 overall, 5-5 Chesapeake).
Patterson Mill went into halftime with a 21-20 advantage, but John Carroll outscored the Huskies, 28-17, over the final two quarters.
John Carroll's Kimbal Mackenzie had a game-best 15 points, and Mike Tertsea scored 10 points. Lionel Owona contributed nine points, while Malik Tyne registered seven points in the victory.
Patterson Mill's Rahmon Felder had 10 points, and Malik Bonds netted eight points. Ben Adams had seven points, while Dajuan Madden and C.J. Keyser both had five points.
Havre de Grace slams Bo Manor
Playing at home on Tuesday, the Havre de Grace Warriors (6-10 overall, 6-5 Susquehanna) rolled to a 70-38 win over Bo Manor.
Kareem Croxsell had a game-high 24 points for the Warriors, while teammate Sean Whittaker had 18 points and a team-best six steals. Zayrron Blake had 10 points and eight rebounds, while Jordan Hawthorne led the Warriors in assists with six.
Joppatowne defeats Fallston
The Joppatowne Mariners knocked off host Fallston, 63-46, in a Chesapeake Division matchup on Tuesday.
Joppatowne moved to 12-3 overall, and 8-2 against upper-division opponents. Fallston fell to 8-9 on the year, and 2-8 in the Chesapeake standings.
Joppatowne's Sir Nicolas Phillips had 18 points, 13 rebounds and three steals, while teammate Gary Blackston had 17 points, six rebounds, four steals and two assists. Khalil Gore came through with 13 points and three rebounds for the Mariners, while Rashaad Gore had six points and five rebounds. Jermaine Head Jr. had seven points, three rebounds, five steals and eight assists in the win.
Tech over Perryville
Harford Tech earned a home-court victory on Tuesday, dispatching the Perryville Panthers, 55-45.
Darius Dangerfield had 18 points, four assists and nine steals for the host-team Cobras, while Tyler Mister racked up 14 points. Fred Gordon had 12 points and eight rebounds in the victory, and Elijah Council led Harford Tech in rebounds with 14.