Fayette boys bounce back

Staff Report

Looking to get back on track after suffering their first loss of the season on Saturday, Fayette hosted Delta in county boys basketball action Tuesday where they defeated the Panthers 44-25.

The Eagles limited Delta to 31 percent (7 for 22) shooting from the field.

Leading Fayette in scoring were Joel Smith who had 14 points and Tristen Bates who finished with eight. Noah Parsons had nine for the Panthers.

Fayette (16-1) is at Hilltop Friday before returning home to face Evergreen on Saturday. Delta (4-12) hosts Patrick Henry Friday and Pandora-Gilboa on Saturday.

Staff Report