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A hot start propelled the Oakridge boys basketball team to a 64-45 West Michigan Conference victory over Montague on Friday.

Oakridge jumped out to a 24-9 lead after the first quarter and cruised to a victory.

The Eagles led 39-16 at halftime and 47-32 after three.

Jaxon Fri led Oakridge with 14 points while TJ Ruel scored 10.

Hunter Mosher turned in a great performance for Montague with 15 points and 14 rebounds. Kenyan Johnston added 13 for the Wildcats (7-5, 5-5).

NORTH MUSKEGON 56, SHELBY 44 – TJ McKenzie led conference-leading North Muskegon (12-1, 10-0) with 21 points, whille John Hayhusrt added 14 points and seven rebounds. Shelby was led by Tyler Schouten with 21 points.

MASON COUNTY CENTRAL 52, HART 41 РA strong second half performance propelled MCC (9-4, 6-4) over Hart (3-11, 1-9). The Spartans trailed 21-20 at halftime, but outscored the Pirates 32-20 in the second half. Jeffery Carrier led MCC with 12 points, 17 rebounds and seven assists while Tyler Bromley scored a game-high 16 points. Dustin Klotz had 14 points to lead the Pirates.