The West Michigan Lake Hawks were unable to overcome a sluggish first quarter and fell to the Windy City Groove 112-99 in Saturday ABA action at Muskegon High School.LSJ Logo incert

The first quarter was groovy for Windy City, which jumped out to a commanding 42-24 lead.

The Lake Hawks cut their deficit to 63-48 at halftime and 82-73 after three quarters, but Windy City put the game away with a 30-26 edge in the fourth.

Josh Langford led the Lake Hawks with 23 points and seven rebounds while Tevin Bradley added 19 points.

Windy City was led by Nate Fuqua with 25 points while LaVonte Douglas added 18 points and 12 rebounds.

The Lake Hawks, now 13-6, will host the Grand Rapids Danger at 7 p.m. on Sunday at Muskegon High School.