Newaygo had a one point lead after the first quarter, but they were unable to outscore Morley in the remaining three quarters, falling 45-56.
Jaylee Long had 19 points and 4 rebounds followed by Madison Bush with 5 points and 7 rebounds and Sophia Frisbie with 8 points
“We just came up on the short ned again in a tight game. We had our opportunities to win the game but just didn’t make it happen . Nothing changes with these girls. They will be ready to play hard and together for our next game,” Coach Thomasma
The Lions will host Reed City on Friday night. The game will start at 6:00pm followed by the Boys varsity game.