It took a little while for Lakeview’s boys basketball team to get into the swing of things at their Class B district basketball game at Shepherd Monday night. But when they did get going, it was too late.
Greenville’s girls basketball team had its season come to an end at the hands of a rival Friday night.
Central Montcalm’s girls basketball season came to an end compliments of the Shpeherd Bluejays Wednesday. The Green Hornets lost in the Class B district semifinals to Shepherd 60-41.
The hot shooting that Lakeview’s girls basketball team had in the first game of the Class B district final at Alma Monday disappeared in stretches Wednesday. The offense came back in the fourth quarter but it wasn’t enough in a 65-58 loss.
Sara Holt is back on the sidelines as a coach for girls basketball. But she’s not coaching Belding, where she was a former AP honorable mention coach of the year. Instead, Holt is now an assistant coach at Central Montcalm, helping coach both the JV and varsity Green Hornet girls basketball teams.
A fast-moving girls basketball game took place in Pewamo in the Class C district tournament Monday. It was all Carson City-Crystal.
The Class B district basketball tournament in Alma will feature two teams from the area. Belding and Lakeview will open the tournament tonight facing off for the right to play the host Panthers in the second round of the tournament.
For one half Saturday, Central Montcalm’s girls basketball team was looking at a big upset of Reed City. The second half showed why the Coyotes are so good.
Different year, same result. For the second year in a row, the Carson City-Crystal girls basketball team has won a share of a conference title. This time around it’s a share of the Mid-State Activities Conference title, claiming a share with a 50-14 drubbing of Coleman Thursday night.
The Michigan High School Athletic Association announced the seedings for the team wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday, and none of the three local teams still involved were given a high seed. The highest seed went to the Carson City-Crystal Eagles, who will be a six-seed against the New Lothrup Hornets in the Division 4 tournament.