Maplewood, Howland win
MAPLEWOOD 35, MINERAL RIDGE 32: MECCA — The Rockets remain undefeated in a nail-biting victory over Mineral Ridge. Marissa Ventura and Bailey Starcher led the team with 17 and 15 points respectively.
The Maplewood defense held the Rams to one point in the third quarter to keep Mineral Ridge playing from behind throughout the fourth quarter. Both teams put up 13 points in the fourth, but it was too late for the Rams to make a comeback push.
Alexa Harkins tallied 15 points for the Rams.
HOWLAND 73, SHAW 12: HOWLAND — The Tigers opened up the Toni Ross Spirit Foundation Tournament with a big win over East Cleveland Shaw.
Gillian Powell led the team with 18 points and Courtney Clark finished with 17. Clark also finished with eight rebounds.
The Tigers take on Nordonia tonight at 7:30 p.m.