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Gary Czenkus
Marquis Jones (32) fights for the loose ball with Sam Merrill(5) of the Bountiful Braves.

Bountiful took the opening tip and proceeded to dominate Clearfield in boys basketball action Tuesday night, winning 66-35.

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The Braves' full-court pressure allowed the Falcons just five points in the opening quarter. By half, Bountiful led Clearfield 35-12. The Falcons continued to lose ground during the third quarter and trailed the visiting Braves by 35 as the period ended.

At the final buzzer, the Braves took an impressive 66-35 win back to Bountiful. Bountiful was led by Zac Seljaas, who scored 22 with a trio of 3-pointers. The highlight for Clearfield was Cody Gypp who displayed exceptional ball handling while dropping in 14 points, including 12 from beyond the arc. The Braves improved to 6-0 and continue lead in Region 6. Clearfield is 0-6 and sits in the Region 6 cellar.

Gary Czenkus is an Air Force veteran. Email: zman2206@gmail.com