Grant went on a 10-0 run to start the 4th quarter to help them pull out the win. Kirstyn Throop led the Tigers with 17 points (13-22 Free throw line). Nicole Whan had 15 points for Grant.
Jaylee Long led the Lions with 16 points and 4 assists. Kendall Mathis had 5 points and 10 rebounds for Newaygo. Sophia Frisbie had 12 points and 4 assists.
“It was a game of spurts and Grant had the most important one at the end of the game. Give credit to them, they really dictated the tempo. We played hard like always but didn’t make the plays when we needed too,” Coach Thomasma
Grant improves to 5-3 (4-2 in conference).
Newaygo falls to 5-3 (3-3 in conference).