Baylee Draper’s huge double-double propelled Hart’s varsity girls basketball team to a 63-43 win over Mason County Eastern on Tuesday.
Hart is now 13-6 overall, including 8-6 in the West Michigan Conference.
Draper was a force throughout for Hart, totaling 19 points and 25 rebounds. Maddie Hegedus scored 13 points to go with seven rebounds.
WHITE CLOUD 65, RAVENNA 18 – The Ravenna basketball team was unable to overcome the hot shooting of Hannah Brown, who hit nine 3-pointers and scored 33 points for White Cloud. Megan Crowley led the Bulldogs (2-16, 0-11) with five points.
WESTERN MICHIGAN CHRISTIAN 60, GRAND RIVER PREP 17 – Western Michigan Christian (10-9) was dialed in defensively, as it tallied 32 steals against Grand River Prep. Harlie Hubers led the Warriors with 12 points and five rebounds, while Katelyn Wright added 11 points and six steals. Grand River Prep (5-13) was led by Charvella Hancock with nine points.
TRI COUNTY 64, ORCHARD VIEW 50 – Orchard View was unable to overcome a 21-13 Vikings second quarter run, falling in non-conference action. Mari Brown led the Cardinals (2-17, 1-7) with 24 points, while Janaya Ferrell added 11 points.
MANISTEE 54, FREMONT 27 – The Packers were unable to overcome a 19-6 first-quarter Manistee run. Bre Harris led the Packers (5-14, 2-7) with 20 points and 12 steals.
PENTWATER 52, HESPERIA 11 — Hesperia (1-18) continued its offensive struggles. The Panthers were led by Cheyenne Witte with nine points and five rebounds.