TRAVERSE CITY —
East Jordan 82 Mancelona 70
East Jordan hit 17 3-pointers in posting an 82-70 season-opening win over Mancelona.
Joe Manville led the Red Devils with 22 points, 10 defensive rebounds and five steals. Matt Bolser added 18 points and Jordan Weber and Noah Baccus 15 apiece.
Brandon Dingman tossed in 28 points, Brandon Scott 16 and Wyatt Derrer 11 for Mancelona.
East Jordan, which led 48-34 at half, faces Buckley in the Northwest Conference-Lake Michigan Conference Crossover Challenge this weekend.
TC Christian 67 Buckley 25
Four players scored in double figures as Traverse City Christian beat Buckley 67-25 in a season-opening clash.
Paul Bump netted 13 points, Kris Crosby and Jesse Heerdt 12 and A.J. Weber 10 for the Sabres, who host Boyne Falls on Thursday.
Austin Burmania scored 10 points for Buckley.
Lake City 66 Mesick 32
Lake City had six players score between eight and 12 points as the host Trojans won their season opener 66-32 over Mesick.
Junior guard Drew Marion paced the scoring ledger with 12 points while Ryan Vincent and Nate Holt each tallied 10 and Dylan Allard, Dan Liestenfeltz and freshman Lucas Marion each scored eight. Rhett Thompson hit for six off the bench.
Andre Whittaker put 10 on the board for the Bulldogs and Lance Baller hit for eight.
TC Bulldogs 44 Burt Lake NMCA 41
The Traverse City Bulldogs home school team beat Burt Lake NMCA 44-41.
Aaron Chatfield had 31 points, five steals and five rebounds in the loss. Robert Taylor added 10 points and Josiah Fosmore 10 rebounds.