MACC Splits at Mineral Area

MACC’s basketball teams split at Mineral Area Wednesday night. The Moberly Lady Greyhounds had their 14-game winning streak snapped in an 82-70 loss. Moberly trailed by 21 at the half, and would get no closer than eight the rest of the way. Coach Hana Haden…

T’Aaliyah Miner led Moberly with 15 points, Deannasty Smith had 14, and Keiori Lee had 13. Moberly falls to 25-3, and 12-2 in Region 16. Mineral Area is 19-10, and 9-5 in the region.

In the men’s game, Mineral Area finished the first half on a 17-4 run to go up 25-18, before the Greyhounds came back to win 57-52, their 16th straight win. Moberly took the lead for good with just over five minutes left.

J.B. Connoley with the call on KWIX and Jaheim Tanksley had a game-high 20 and Tre’von Spillers had 16. Coach Pat Smith…

Moberly is 26-3, and 11-0 in the region. Mineral Area falls to 21-7, and 7-4.

Both Moberly teams host Three Rivers in the regular season finale Saturday night.

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Coach Pat Smith: