Van Meter JV used a fast start to defeat Pleasantville 49-34 on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 22-10 lead after the first quarter. Pleasantville fought back to cut the lead to 7 but the Bulldogs defense held.
Offensively Zoie Vaught led the way with 18 points. Maya Herman, Josie Cross, and Chaney Coppinger each scored 9 points apiece. Josie Durflinger had 3 and Shea Rhodes added 1.
The Bulldogs improved to 14-2 and play against Clarke (Osceola) at 5:00pm Thursday night.