Muskegon Catholic girls basketball captured its first win of the season with a 64-45 victory over Manistee on Friday.

The big game for MCC was also its Lakes 8 conference opener. 

The Crusaders were propelled by a second-half attack, outscoring Manistee 35-15 while holding the Chippewas to five fourth-quarter points.

Erin LaVigne led the way for MCC with 16 points, Claire LaVigne put up 15 points and Grace Staniforth added 14 points.

MCC is now 1-2 overall and 1-0 in the Lakes 8 and next hosts Orchard View on on Friday, December 17.

Check out photos from the Crusaders’ win, shot by Michael Banka.