Mavericks falter in fourth quarter against Spartans | Boys basketball
Last updated 1/17/2019 at Noon
Meadowdale weathered the storm.
Stanwood came out firing, sinking seven 3-point shots in the first half. But the Mavericks stayed with the Spartans for the most part and went into halftime trailing only 29-24.
After Stanwood hit a shot to start the third quarter, Meadowdale went on an 11-3 run to take a 35-34 lead midway through the period. The Mavericks weren’t able to sustain the lead and Jake Cleary’s 3-pointer with 1:44 left in the quarter gave the Spartans a 39-37 lead.
Cort Robertson followed with four straight free throws to extend the Spartans’ advantage to 43-37 and the Ma...