Boys Varsity Basketball · Trojans drop consolation game to Hazel Green

HUNTSVILLE – Muscle Shoals struggled to find its scoring touch in the first half of its game Friday with Hazel Green in the consolation quarterfinals of the Huntsville City Classic.

Hazel Green took advantage of Muscle Shoals’ drought – an 8-for-23 first half – to take a 71-53 victory at Huntsville High School.

Muscle Shoals’ Mikey McIntosh led Muscle Shoals with 27 points and seven rebounds. The senior was 12 of 18 from the field in the loss.

Ty Smith and Nick Griffith both finished with eight points for Muscle Shoals.

Muscle Shoals will return to action Friday, Jan. 3 on the road against area rival Athens.