The Kent City boys basketball squad’s strong second half led to a 48-38 victory over Western Michigan Christian on Wednesday in a Class C district semifinal game.
The Warriors led 8-4 after the first quarter and had a 15-12 lead into halftime.
The Eagles came out strong in the third quarter on a 9-0 run and grabbed a 27-24 advantage into the fourth quarter.
Kent City didn’t let up in the fourth, outscoring the Warriors 21-14 in the quarter, 19 of which came from the free throw line to secure the victory.
The Eagles (21-0) were led by Eli Carlson and Fraser Wilson with 13 and 10 points, respectively.
The Warriors (12-9) were paced by Hayden Hubers with 14 points.
Kent City will matchup with North Muskegon on Friday in the Class C district finals held at Ravenna High School.