The Whitehall boy’s basketball squad maintained its lead in the West Michigan Conference with a 71-37 win over Ravenna on Thursday night.LSJ Logo incert

The Vikings improved to 13-2 on the season and 10-1 in league play. They are one game ahead of Shelby in the conference.

Whitehall jumped out to a 22-7 advantage after the first quarter, led 43-25 at halftime, and was never threatened in the second half.

CJ Watson paced the Vikings with 21 points and four steals, while Keenan Aylor added 11 points and eight rebounds and Connor Rake chipped in nine.

The Bulldogs were led by Nick Castenholtz with nine points.