On Friday, the Marion County varsity boys basketball team played the Wanneroo Wolves, an Australian travel team, at the Roby Dome. After a close first quarter, the locals pulled away to pick up their sixth win of the season, defeating the Wolves by a final score of 76-54.
In the first quarter, the two teams were evenly matched through the first five minutes. The Wanneroo Wolves held a 7-6 lead with 4:58 remaining, which was their last lead of the game. The Knights finished the opening quarter on a 5-0 run to lead 11-7 at the end of the period.