Local Sports Journal

The Oakridge girls basketball team defeated Mason County Central Friday night 49-37 in a West Michigan conference game due to a strong offensive performance by Morgan Giddings and a strong first quarter.

The Eagles, who are off to a strong 10-2 start on the season, led 19-2 after the first quarter and 42-27 after three quarters.

Morgan Giddings’ 21 points led the way for the Eagles, while Hannah Reinhold added 12 points.

Mason County Central (5-3) was led by Madison Geers who had 14 points and 13 rebounds.

Dria Striker added eight points in the loss.