Kent City came out on top in a match up between two of the top girls basketball teams in the area, beating Hart 58-52 on Tuesday night.
Kent City started the game hot, leading 15-6 after one quarter and 25-16 at halftime. Hart rallied in the third quarter to take a 42-37 lead heading to the final quarter.
Kent City responded with a run of their own and grabbed a 21-10 edge in the fourth quarter to take the win.
Madelyn Geers led Kent City with 23 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Lexie Bowers added 19 points, six rebounds and four assists, while Hailey Kamphuis scored 11 for the Eagles.
Addi Hovey led Hart with 19 points and 12 rebounds. Aspen Boutell added 13 points for the Pirates, while Abby Hicks totalled 11 points, 14 rebounds and five assists.
Kent City improves to 4-2 on the season, including 2-0 in conference play. The loss is the first this season for Hart as the Pirates fall to 4-1.
MONA SHORES 35, MONTAGUE 29
Mona Shores (4-3 overall): Khaleeya Cook 17 points. Katie Phillips 8 points. Ali Phillips 6 points.
Montague (3-3 overall, 2-1 conference): Ella King 9 points, 3 rebounds. Addison Pranger 8 points, five rebounds. Haylee Schwarz 6 points, 7 rebounds.
MUSKEGON CATHOLIC CENTRAL 40, ORCHARD VIEW 32
Muskegon Catholic Central (4-3 overall): Carrie Ladd 26 points
Orchard View (0-7): Stats not available
WESTERN MICHIGAN CHRISTIAN 33, MARTIN 31
Western Michigan Christian (3-3 overall): Ashley Folkema 15 points, 10 rebounds, go ahead three-point play with under 2 minutes remaining. Kate Derdowski 7 points, 4 rebounds. Alia Zuidema 7 points, 6 rebounds, 3 steals.
WHITEHALL 41, FRUITPORT 19
Whitehall (3-3 overall, 1-2 conference): Ashley TenBrink 18 points. Autumn Ferris 10 points, 7 rebounds. Lola Buckner 5 points, 5 assists.
Fruitport (3-3 overall): Ash Olson 10 points. Grace Sweet 5 points.
MAPLE CITY GLEN LAKE 61, FREMONT 16
Fremont (1-5 overall, 0-2 conference): Nhaila Noordyk 6 points
MANISTEE 50, RAVENNA 23
Ravenna (2-3 overall, 1-2 in conference): Addy Gillard 6 points. Emma Gillard 5 points.
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