The Shelby girls basketball team held on to defeat Montague 47-43 in a West Michigan Conference game on Thursday night.LSJ Logo incert

The Tigers improved to 7-5 on the season and 5-2 in league play.

Jenny Beckman paced the Tigers with 14 points while Brooke James added 10 points and Tori Mussell grabbed eight rebounds.

The Wildcats were led by Emma Flagstead with 17 points and Chase Jancek with nine.