The Marceline Tigers' middle school basketball teams were in Fayette on Thursday night, with the boys team picking up a victory and the girls falling in a close game.

The Tiger boys won 40-31, and Wyatt Molloy contributed 24 of those points. Jace Bixenman posted seven, and Landen Gardner had six.

The girls fell 42-37, and Ramzee Bruner was her team's only player with greater than four points. She managed 25 on the evening. Kennedy Edgar and Addison Huber both posted a pair of baskets.