HART–In a makeup non-conference game on Saturday afternoon, the Hart Pirates boys’ basketball team improved to 20-0 overall with a 65-46 win over the Newaygo Lions.
Newaygo was able to control the tempo during the first half as Hart only had a 26-23 lead at the half.
According to Hart coach Nick Bronsema, Jesse Jacobs and Tony Rayo provided great energy and spark especially on the defensive end for the Pirates during the second quarter.
In the second half, it was all Hart as they dug in defensively with seniors Caleb Bitely, Diego Escamilla and Wyatt Dean applying the defensive pressure.
Junior Blake Weirich had a game-high 35 points. Senior Parker Hovey had had his 13th triple-double with 14 points, 17 rebounds and 15 assists.
hart pirates……………………talent is never enuff…….with few exceptions the best players-r-the hardest workers………..go fight-win-pirates…..lol