VARNUM—The Macomb Hornets fell to the Varnum Whippets, 73-57, on Tuesday night. Varnum led 22-16 after the first quarter and 37-30 at the half.

Andrew Boydston led all scorers with 17 points. He was 8-of-11 from the field for the Hornets. Darian Rougeux and Blaine Cope each added 10 points for Macomb.

Varnum pulled away in the third quarter, leading 55-41 heading into the final eight minutes of play.

Macomb, now 7-10 on the season, will host Strother on Friday night.