The Shelton boys’ basketball team held off Lakes 76 to 74 Saturday to remain alive in the 2018 Class 3A West Central / Southwest District Basketball Tournament. The game was broadcast live by MasonWebTV Powered by HCC.
The Highclimbers opened the game on a five-zero run and led by six after the first quarter. That lead expanded to 12 in the second but the Lancers cut it to six at the half. The third quarter saw Shelton increase its lead to 14 and led by nine heading into the fourth. In the final quarter, Lakes made their run behind junior Deshawn Wayne who scored 17 of his game-high 37 points in the quarter. (Wayne hit nine three-pointers in the game.)