Malta, NC, Middle School Teams win respective Championships
November 24, 2021
The middle school basketball season concluded on Saturday, November 20, and Phillips County had two championship teams represented.
The Malta Middle School Eighth Grade Team and North Country Eighth Grade teams each earned first-place finishes.
In Malta's Northeastern Middle School Division championship win over Scobey, the score was 44-25. The tournament was held on Saturday in Glasgow.
Malta was led by Denvyr Tuss, who had 20 points. Tuss was also 2-of-2 from the free-throw line.
Kendall Clausen had 14 points and both of the game's three-point field goals. Neva Johnson and Emree Stuart b...