Here are the high school basketball results from Thursday 3/5
Lake Michigan Catholic 64, Michigan Lutheran 39
Lake Michigan Catholic secured a share of the Red Arrow Conference Championship with a 64-39 win over Michigan Lutheran. The Lakers got a game high 20 points from Noah Kohler and 14 from Ryan Stachowski (stuh-KOW’-ski). The Titans were led by Jeremy Tolsma’s 11 points. Catholic and Eau Claire end the regular season tied for the top spot in the Red Arrow.
Battle Creek Harper Creek 84, St. Joseph 50
Harper Creek connected on 14 three pointers as the Beavers beat St. Joseph 84-50 in the non conference game. Trayvon Johnson scored a game high 20 points for Harper Creek, who were ranked 7th in the latest Class B rankings. Sam Szwabowski had 17 points to lead St. Joe. The Bears finish the regular season with a 10-10 record.
Buchanan 45, Niles 40
Tyler Flynn scored 17 points as Buchanan defeated Niles 45-40. Gavin Rassler scored 10 points to lead Niles
New Buffalo at Watervliet
Elisha Dryden had 21 points, Jarek Hotwagner had 13 for New Buffalo as the Bison outscored Watervliet 41-22 in the second half for a 62-42 win over Watervliet. Dylan Moser had 11 points for Watervliet.
Decatur at Eau Claire
Carter Smith led all scorers with 25 points, including 5 three pointers, as Decatur beat Eau Claire 65-50. Noah Rufo added 15 points for Decatur.
Bangor 69, River Valley 58
Bangor got a game high 25 points from Lamar Clinton in the Vikings 69-58 win over River Valley. Jacob Freislinger added 14 for Bangor. Lars Wittenburg and Greg Paien each scored 16 to lead River Valley.
Kalamazoo Loy Norrix 50, Southgate Anderson 48
Marshall 60, Portage Central 58 – OT
Centreville 49, Howardsville Christian 36
White Pigeon 48, Lawton 32
Wolverine Championship Week
Otsego 70, Dowagiac 45 (Championship Game)
Seth Dugan scored 23 points for Otsego as the Bulldogs beat Dowagiac 70-45 to win the 2015 Wolverine Conference Championship.
Edwardsburg 81, Plainwell 64 (3rd place game)
Sturgis 44, South Haven 43 (5th place game)
Sturgis was 64% at the free throw line while South Haven was 50% and it was enough to give Sturgis a 44-43 win over South Haven in the Wolverine Conference crossover week. Jack Scheske had 22 ponts to lead Sturgis. South Haven got 20 points from James Smith.
Vicksburg 62, Paw Paw 61 (7th place game)
Coloma 75, Three Rivers 71 (9th place game)
Berrien Springs 81, Allegan 59 (11th place game)