REPUBLIC, Mo. -- The Marshfield Blue Jays dominated every facet of the game on their way to a 69-37 win over Buffalo in the Class 4 District 11 Basketball Tournament at Republic Tuesday night,
Lawfton Summers, Utah Findley, and Blayne Armstrong all had great games for the Blue Jays as they advanced to the semifinals of the district tournament on Thursday night. Marshfield opened the game strong and set the tone early, as the Blue Jays led 14-5 after the first quarter of play. The Blue Jays would add to their lead in the second quarter as well, as Marshfield outscored Buffalo 20-9 to take a 34-14 halftime lead.
The deficit would only get worse for the visitors from Dallas County in the third quarter, as Marshfield again scored 20 points (versus only 14 third quarter points from the Bison) to take a commanding 54-28 lead after three quarters of play.