Ultimately, a poor performance in the first quarter did Danbury in as they fell, 57-45, to Lakota in non-conference action last weekend.The Raiders took an 11-0 lead after the first quarter and used that to their advantage to defeat the Lakers.
James Dorko and Hunter Stinchcomb led Danbury (2-11) with 10 points apiece and Dominic Manuella had nine points while Caleb Gerber chipped in with seven.
Lakota (5-9) got 17 points apiece from Colin Timmons and Josh Kirkpatrick.
Gibsonburg 78, Danbury 34
The Lakers got behind early and fell to Gibsonburg, 78-34, in Toledo Area Athletic Conference action on Friday.The Golden Bears jumped out to a 24-4 lead after one quarter and grabbed a stranglehold in their TAAC contest with the Lakers.
Dominic Manuella led Danbury with nine points and Caleb Gerber finished with four points and nine rebounds.The Lakers are currently 1-5 in the league.
Gibsonburg, which improved to 9-2 overall and 4-2 in the league with the win, got 12 points from Jordan Kreglow and Andy Burmeister and Adam Copley finished with 10 points apiece.
This Friday, Danbury travels to Toledo to face Emmanuel Christian (3-7, 1-5 TAAC) and on Tuesday hosts Ottawa Hills (9-1, 6-0 TAAC), one of the top teams in the area.