The Newburg Wolves faced the Crocker Lions this week and were able to take control early and win the game 60-28.

The Newburg Wolves faced the Crocker Lions this week and were able to take control early and win the game 60-28.

Newburg took a commanding lead after the first quarter of the game. Jared Lott led the Wolves with eight points, Cole Davis and Gunner Pound both scored four points each and Hunter Mentola added five more points.

Crocker outscored the Wolves in the second period 15-13, but Davis led Newburg with six points to help maintain the advantage. The Wolves had a 34-16 lead at the half and Lott led Newburg with 11 points in the half.

Newburg once again outscored the Lions in the third quarter 16-8. Davis led the team with five points and the Wolves led 50-24 going into the final period.

The Wolves closed the game out with a 10-4 final period over Crocker. Newburg was led by Lott with 16 points, Davis with 15, Pound with 12 and Hunter Mentola with 11.

Newburg will be at Plato for a Frisco League game this Friday.