St. Joseph defeats Masuk in boys basketball

Johnny Niv led three players in double figures when St. Joseph won a 69-48 road decision over Masuk on Monday.

Niv made five 3-pointers to finish with 17 points for coach Kevin Wielk’s Cadets, now 2-1.

Will Syndor scored 16 points with a pair of treys.

Derek Long hit two long-range shots and finished with 10 points.

Deshawn Hall-Johnson added nine markers and Sebastian Sampieri had seven.

Brandon Francisco scored 11 points and Matt Domenichelli 10 for Masuk (1-3).

St. Joseph 69, Masuk 48

St. Joseph

Brandon Hutchison 0 2-2 2, Willy Sydnor 7 0-2 16, Johnny Niv 6 0-0 17, Deshawn Hall-Johnson 4 0-0 9, Derek Long 4 0-0 10, Ethan Long 1 1-3 3, Sebastian Sampieri 3 0-0 7, Ethan Palma 0 0-0 0, Luke Fortin 0 0-0 0, Sean Curley 0 1-2 1, Kyle DeFonce 0 0-0 0, Luke Dana 0 0-0 0, Tommy Crossen 0 0-0 0, Andrew Burke 0 0-0 0, Charley Hare 2 0-0 4. Totals: 27 4-9 69.

Masuk

Sean Minnick 4 0-0 9, Brandon Francisco 5 0-2 11, Frank Pisetelli 1 1-1 3, Greg Hinson 2 0-0 5, Matt Domenichelli 5 0-3 10, Nate McCauley 0 0-0 0, Holden Aurgan 2 0-0 5, Dylan Jackson 2 0-0 5. Totals: 21 1-6 48.

Score by quarters

St. Joseph - 22 10 27 10 - 69

Masuk - 12 8 16 12 - 48

3-Pointers: SJ-Niv 5, Sydnor 2, D. Long 2, Hall-Johnson, Sampieri; M-Minnick, Francisco, Hinson, Aurgan, Jackson