Union Local 60, Martins Ferry 50
MARTINS FERRY - Union Local (9-0) pulled away from Martins Ferry late in the fourth quarter in posting a decision at the Tolbert Gymnasium.
With a hard-fought victory, Union Local equaled the school record for the start to a season with its ninth.
Colton McKivitz, a 6-foot-7 junior, led all scorers in the game with 20 points, including 16 in the middle two periods when the Jets started their comeback. He was joined in double figures by Gavin Porter, who had 16, and six assists. Trenton Tipton handed out five assists and charted three steals.
Robert Vargo paced Martins Ferry with 14 points. James Edwards and Arjay Burress each tallied 11. Jake Barritt had eight points, a like number of assists and half-a-dozen steals.