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Lebanon uses big fourth quarter to beat Marshfield


Things looked bleak for the Lebanon High School boys’ basketball team entering the fourth quarter on Tuesday night.

The Yellowjackets (2-0 overall) entered the fourth quarter trailing the Marshfield Blue Jays (3-2 overall) on the road by a score of 47-38.

Most teams would’ve been content with taking a frustrating loss and moving on. Still, Lebanon battled through the adversity and got timely stops to cut the deficit to six points (50-44) with three minutes left in the contest after an and-one make from senior Austin Hendrix.

Marshfield scored just five points in the final quarter as the ‘Jackets forced key turnovers to crawl back into the game.

Read the full recap by picking up the Saturday, Dec. 10 edition of the Laclede County Record.