Newaygo won its third game in a row behind Jaylee Long who led the Lions with 13 points,4 assists and 4 rebounds. Emmerson Goodin proved forceful inside and had 8 points and 12 rebounds. Lily Ruehmeier had 12 points. Sophia Frisbie had 6 points, 6 assists and 5 rebounds.
Newaygo was up 17-6 after the first quarter and were able to gradually pull away in the game.
“I thought tonight was one of our most complete games of the year. We really played well as a team tonight. We shot the ball well, rebounded and played good defense.” Coach Thomasma
Newaygo improves to 10-6 (7-5 in conference)
Big Rapids falls to 5-11 (3-9 in conference)