Montezuma’s boys’ basketball team placed third in the State 1A tournament. The Braves defeated West Fork 78-72 Thursday morning (3/12) in the 1A consolation game. Junior guard Trey Shearer scored 27 points and classmate Cole Watts added 26 for the Braves. Montezuma ends the season with a 25-3 record. West Fork finishes with a 24-4 record.