East GR 51, East Kentwood 50
East Grand Rapids pulled out an exhilarating 51-50 win over East Kentwood Friday to win a division one ladies basketball district championship.
“This was a heck of a sport,” East Grand Rapids head coach Troy Hammond stated. “Simply the resolve from our children to maintain battling, maintain taking part in, cling in there, foul hassle each methods. I feel this is among the greatest rivalries and doubtless the state on the ladies basketball facet.”
EGR senior Jillian Brown led all scorers with 28 factors.
“I belief my teammates a lot,” Brown stated. “We simply work so properly collectively. I do know what they’re gonna do, they know what I am gonna do. We’re actually shut staff and that works in our benefit.”
The Pioneers advance to the division one regional at West Ottawa to play Rockford on Monday within the semifinals.