Tuesday girls hoops roundup: Whitehall wins non-league contest against Fruitport

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The Whitehall girls basketball team cruised to a 46-29 non-league win over Fruitport on Tuesday night.

The Vikings jumped out to a good start Tuesday night, leading 9-2 after the first quarter and carrying a 24-11 advantage into halftime.

Whitehall was outscored 14-10 in the third frame and led 34-25 heading into the final stanza.

Karleigh Jeffries paced the Vikings with 11 points and six rebounds while Rileigh Thommen followed with 10 points and four steals.

Ellie Fisher recorded 16 points, 12 rebounds and three steals for the Trojans. Andi Quesabarth had seven points while Sydney Bol added six points and eight rebounds.

Whitehall improved to 3-5 overall and 2-2 in conference play.

CALVIN CHRISTIAN 43, WESTERN MICHIGAN CHRISTIAN 38- The Warriors led 10-5 after the first quarter but were outscored by a 19-3 margin during the second quarter and trailed 24-13 at halftime.

WMC were down 32-23 heading into the final quarter and closed out the game with a 15-11 run but failed to complete the comeback.

The Warriors were led by Kyla Wiersema with 15 points and five steals while Taylor Folkema added 11 points, seven rebounds and six steals.

WMC is now 2-4 on the season and 1-1 in conference play.

MUSKEGON 71, OAKRIDGE 20- The Eagles were led by Emma Fri with seven points while Kyla Stewart added five.

FRUITPORT CALVARY 90, HUDSONVILLE LIBERTAS 9 – The Eagles dominated every aspect of their game Tuesday night.

Lizzie Cammenga put up 23 points while Kelsey Richards added 22. Freshmen McKena Wilson played great on both sides of the court, recording 13 points, nine steals and eight assists.

Cate Anhalt and Kyra Hamilton each had eight points each for Calvary.

The Eagles open conference play Friday at Byron Center Zion Christian.

WHITE CLOUD 39, SHELBY 35- The Tigers led 6-5 after the first quarter, trailed 18-15 at halftime and were behind 26-21 heading into the fourth quarter.

Kendall Zoulek led Shelby with 14 points, four assists and three steals. Jill Mitteer added seven points and Ella Olmstead pulled down seven rebounds.

The Tigers are 6-2 on the season and 4-0 in league play.

HOLTON 49, WYOMING GODFREY LEE 16 – The Red Devils jumped out to an 8-4 lead in the first and carried a 22-9 lead into halftime.

A 23-0 third quarter run from Holton put the game out of reach.

Jasmine Vriesman paced the Red Devils with 24 points. Jillian Underwood added nine points while Madi Bosset recorded five.

Holton improved to 2-4 overall and is 0-4 in conference play. The Red Devils will travel to White Cloud on Friday.

KENT CITY 52, GRAND RIVER PREP 9- The Eagles jumped out to a commanding 21-3 lead after the opening quarter, then went on a 17-0 second quarter run to take a 38-3 halftime lead.

Kent City increased its advantage to 48-7 heading into the final quarter.

The Eagles were led by Kenzie Bowers with 21 points while Jenna Harrison added 19.

Kent City is now 7-0 overall on the season and 2-0 in league play.

HART 67, MUSKEGON CATHOLIC 30 – The Pirates offense wasted no time Tuesday night, jumping out to a 25-7 lead in the first quarter and holding a commanding 39-13 lead at the
half.

Hart outscored Catholic 14-10 in the third frame.

Jayd Hovey paced the Pirates with 20 points, nine steals and four assists. Nicole Rockwell added 13
points for Hart while Kendall Williamson chipped in with 13 rebounds, four steals and three assists.

Jai Lyn Johnson led the Crusaders with 12 points.

Hart improved to 7-1 overall and 3-1 in conference play while the Crusaders fell to 0-6 overall and 0-2 in conference play.

ZEELAND EAST 37, MONA SHORES 36- The Sailors led 6-5 after the first quarter, trailed
15-14 at halftime and were behind 25-22 through three quarters.

Megan DeLong paced Mona Shores with 12 points, while Riley Rosenthal and Bri Wade added six.

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