Spring Lake’s Reiko Johnson reaches the career 1,000-point mark in an easy win over Montague


Spring Lake’s Reiko Johnson broke into the 1,000-point club on Wednesday in the Lakers’ 69-31 win over visiting Montague in girls basketball action.LSJ Logo incert

Johnson caught fire behind the arc, totaling six 3-pointers to finish with 31 points. The junior guard also dished out five assists and now stands at 1,001 total career points.Midnight sun web ad

“Being a home game, it couldn’t have been a more perfect night,” said Spring Lake Coach Cavin Mohrhardt about Johnson’s accomplishment. “I called a time out and we made the announcement. She’s a floor general and just a plus to have on the team as a leader.”

The Lakers jumped out of the gates early with a full court press and ran to a 21-3 lead after the first quarter. By halftime, they led 31-15, then controlled the second half.

Remi French also had a big night for Spring Lake with a double-double of 13 points and 12 rebounds. Jorden Peppin pulled down nine rebounds.

Montague’s Sydney Stine scored eight points and Emma Flagstead had seven rebounds, three assists and three blocks.

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