Tuesday’s HS Basketball Scores

Boys Basketball
Battle Creek Harper Creek 53, St. Joseph 50
St. Joe dropped its season opener, falling to Harper Creek 53-50.  The Bears built an 11 point second quarter lead, only to see the Beavers rally to take a four point lead at the half behind the hot shooting of Jeremiah Davis.  St. Joe got 12 points apiece from Javione Ballard and Sam Szwabowski.  Davis passed Harper Creek with a game high 21.

Lakeshore 68, South Haven 47
Lakeshore jumped out to a 15-0 lead after the first quarter and went on to beat South Haven 68-47 in the season opener for both teams.  Seniors Braden Burke and Logan Steffes had 18 points apiece to lead Lakeshore.  Game high honors went to South Haven’s Jerome Mahone who came off the bench to score 19.

Lawrence 56, Michigan Lutheran 39
Hunter Coombs had a game high 20 points for Lawrence as the Tigers beat Michigan Lutheran 56-39.  Lawrence outscored Lutheran 14-2 after the first quarter and took an 28-18 lead into the half.

Other Boys Scores:
Niles 47, Three Rivers 43
Edwardsburg 64, Cassopolis 55
Berrien Springs 42, New Buffalo 40
Bridgman 89, Countryside 52
Brandywine 54, Eau Claire 36
Saugatuck 49, Bangor 40
Coloma 70, Watervliet 67 – 2 OT
Kalamazoo Hackett 73, Hartford 46
Parchment 42, Allegan 27
Schoolcraft 52, Lawton 32
Mattawan 64, Paw Paw 45
Howardsville Christian 63, Centreville 47
Portage Northern 76, Plainwell 36
Kalamazoo Central 65, Portage Central 30
Holland Christian 54, Otsego 46
Battle Creek Central 59, Jackson 58
Coldwater 59, Battle Creek Lakeview 51

Girls Basketball
St. Joseph 67, Berrien Springs 28
St. Joe had three players score in double figures as the Lady Bears blew out Berrien Springs 67-28.  Shelby Madison and Anna Fischer each had 12 point, while Katie Algyre added 11 for the 3-0 Bears

Michigan Lutheran 42, Lawrence 26
Emily Witkowski led the Titans attack with a game best 20 points as Michigan Lutheran defeated Lawrence 42-26.  Erika Rosenbaum added a dozen for the 3-0 Titans.  Mara Carter had 14 for Lawrence.

Other Girls Scores:
Niles 61, Dowagiac 25
Watervliet 36, Coloma 32
Three Rivers 71, Cassopolis 27
Holland Christian 49, Otsego 37
Parchment 46, Allegan 44 – OT
Bridgman 55, Countryside 48
Mendon 53, Marcellus 24
Kalamazoo Christian 42, Hartford 26
Schoolcraft 40, Lawton 25
Saugatuck 31, Bangor 18
Paw Paw 52, Mattawan 47 – OT
Gull Lake 55, Middleville Thornapple Kellogg 33
Kalamazoo Central 52, Portage Central 29
Battle Creek Lakeview 46, Coldwater 34
Portage Northern 41, Plainwell 37