Mount View boys beat Van in season opener

Jan. 3—WELCH — Zymir Martin poured in 18 points and the Mount View boys basketball team opened its season with a 48-21 win over visiting Van, on Tuesday night.

Matthias Johnson added 12 points for the Golden Knights (1-0).

Juwan Jackson corralled 10 rebounds for Mount View, which plays Greater Beckley Christian at home on Friday.

Webster 62, MCA 50

BECKLEY — Rayden Triplet erupted for 23 points en route to a victory over Mercer Christian Academy at the New River CTC tournament at Raleigh County Convention Center.

MJ Patton had 17 points, five rebounds and six assists to lead the Cavaliers (2-6). Eli Patton had 13 points and four assists while Chance Watkins had 13 points, seven rebounds.

MCA will face Liberty in CTC action on Thursday at 11:15 a.m.