Local Sports Journal

Fruitport used a 23 point fourth quarter to get past Orchard View, 44-38 in a Lakes 8 boys basketball matchup. The Trojans trailed 27-21 entering the final eight minutes.

The Trojans struggled from the floor but overcame 27 turnovers as a team.

Luke German paced Fruitport with 11 points and six rebounds. Matt Umstead added nine points and and seven rebounds while Shawn Knox and Anonio Flores had eight point apiece.

Travis Grimm led Fruitport under the basket with 10 rebounds and had three steals and two assists.

Orchard View’s Steven Reese had 10 points, seven rebounds, two steals and a blocked shot. Makari Taylor added eight points and Wiliam Burrel scored seven points.

Brandon Edwards had six steals and two assists for the Cardinals.