On Friday night, the Lions hosted Chippewa Hills and battled to a 53-46 victory.
The game was tied going into the fourth quarter, 31 a piece, and the Lions scored 22 points to come away with the victory. “Great team win for the girls. They really gutted it out. We battled foul trouble all night and still kept our composure,” Coach Thomasma.
Jaylee Long led the Lions with 19 points and 4 assists. Madison Bush added 10 points and 5 rebounds and Alexis Brocker had 5 steals on the defensive end.
Newaygo improves to 4-10 and 2-8 in the CSAA. They will travel to Lakeview on Tuesday night for a non-league contest. JV girls will start at 5:30 and Varsity at 7.