But late free-throws from Brayden Porter and Sam Bandstra kept the game in the hands of the league-leading Orioles. Josh Laman scored 20 points to pace Ludington while Will Sadler added 11.
COOPERSVILLE 67, MONA SHORES 59 – Jarvis Walker’s 32-point, seven-rebound performance wasn’t quite enough to push the Sailors to a road win in non-conference action. Mona Shores trailed 32-26 at halftime, took a 47-44 lead after three, but couldn’t hold on in the final quarter. Ben Rosenthal chipped in nine points for the Sailors.
KENOWA HILLS 55, FRUITPORT 29 – The Trojans (2-14) got off to a rough start and couldn’t recover against Kenowa Hills. Fruitport trailed 10-3 after one, 30-10 at the half and 45-15 entering the fourth. Cameron Oleen scored eight points to lead Fruitport and Aric Stewart added seven.