Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Big Rapids High School
Newaygo High School
Newaygo played the CSAA #1 team on Tuesday night and fell 56-60 in a thriller. The Lions outscored Big Rapids 36-29 in the second half to just miss out on getting their 2nd W in the conference.
Senior Faith Smith led the way for Newaygo with 13 points while Kylee Chesley had 12 points and 4 rebounds. Madison Bush chipped in 9 points and pulled down 10 rebound. Molly Frisbie rounded out the scoring with 7 points, 13 rebounds, and also dished out 5 assists.
“We played the league leading team down to the wire. We outscored Big Rapids 36-29 in the second half. Once again, we ran into a team that shot the ball well from the outside. I really loved how we competed against them.” Coach Thomasma
The Lions will host Fremont on Friday night at 6:00pm.