JV Girls 27 – Lutheran High Westland 25
The game was as close as the score indicated. The Hawks fell behind early 6 to 2 at the end of the first quarter. The Hawks rallied back in the second quarter to take a one point lead at halftime 11-10. The home team regained the lead in the third quarter, and took a three point lead into the last quarter, 20-17. The Hawks opened the 4th quarter on a 10-2 run to take a 27-22 lead before withstanding a late charge to hold on to the 27-25 victory. All five starters made at least two baskets with Kate Beckerman leading the way with 7 points, 4 rebounds, 2 assists, and 6 steals. Lexi Schliewe chipped in 6 points, 8 rebounds, and 6 steals. Lilia Kasten had 6 points and 3 blocks. Annika VanLoton filled the stat sheet with 4 points, 5 rebounds, and 6 steals. Maddie Wellday scored 4 points to go with 5 rebounds and 2 steals. Naomi Foley contributed with 5 steals.