CLARENDON -- Joe Shehadi fired in 17 points as Burr and Burton Academy dispatched Division II foe Mill River, 55-38, in boys basketball action Tuesday night.

Jake Stalcup notched 11 points and Tieshawn Gadson eight for the Bulldogs (3-0), who led 30-16 at the break behind a solid defensive effort.

"It's high school basketball -- that's our leader, we're leading with defense right now," BBA coach Dave Shehadi said.

Jay Carleton tallied 15 points to lead Mill River. BBA hosts defending D-II state champion Mount St. Joseph Academy on Thursday night.

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