The Mustangs held a lead on the #2 Chargers throughout the first quarter and into the second, but the Chargers got their offense going in the middle of the second quarter. Tri-Valley got off to a 6-0 start and led 13-10 at the end of the first quarter. They pushed their lead back to six points at 19-13 with 6:45 to play in the first half, but the Chargers outscored the Mustangs 23-6 from that point for a 36-25 halftime lead.
The Chargers continued to pull away from the Mustangs throughout the second half. They led 49-33 at the end of the third quarter and then outscored Tri-Valley 20-14 in the final quarter.
Tri-Valley (8-8) will travel to Milbank on Saturday, February 13th.