MMK Boys Fall in District

The Mary M. Knight boys’ basketball team’s season came to an end Tuesday in the first round of the 2018 Southwest District 4 1B Basketball Tournament as the Owls lost to Firm Foundation 43 to 39. The boys from Matlock started slow, being held to six points in the first quarter and falling behind by nine. MMK made a run in the fourth quarter but game up short. The Owls finish the season with 15-and-6 record, second in the 1B Coastal League and made the playoffs for the first time since the 2012-2013 season.