Oakridge breaks Spring Lake’s 11-game winning streak in boys basketball


The Oakridge boys basketball team accomplished a tough thing on Saturday afternoon, beating Spring Lake. LSJ Logo incert

The Eagles snapped the Lakers’ 11-game win streak, holding on for a 54-52 victory at home.

Brady Luttrull protects the ball from Spring Lake's Isaiah Pierce. photo/Tim Reilly

Brady Luttrull protects the ball from Spring Lake’s Isaiah Pierce. photo/Tim Reilly

James Cooper III paced Oakridge with 17 points while Nate Wahr put up 15 points and nine rebounds. Brady Luttrull dished out six assists.

Oakridge led 31-26 at halftime and built a 12-point lead in the fourth quarter before Spring Lake rallied and made the game close.

The Lakers were plagued by poor shooting, making just 30 percent of their shots from the field while going 12-for-22 from the free throw line.

Keegan George and Jack VanWingen led the charge for Spring Lake with 17 and 14 points, respectively. George drained four 3-pointers on the night.



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