Lakeview’s girl’s basketball team started off league play with a win Friday, Jan. 10 against Illinois Valley girl’s basketball team.
The Lady Honkers scored 48-30 against the Cougars, maintaining their lead all four quarters of the game.
The highest scoring team member from the Lakeview side was Delaney Hall, who scored 18 points. between eight field goals and two free throws.
“Overall we played well, but struggled finding our groove defensively down low,” said Lakeview girl’s Head coach Brandi Harris.
She said that her team worked hard and adjusted to the situation as the game went on.
“When things get tough they’re learning to pull together,” said Harris.
The girl’s JV team also managed their first win of the season at Illinois Valley. The varsity team will play away at Chiloquin on Tuesday, Jan. 14 and St. Mary’s on Friday, Jan. 17.
Lakeview 12 9 10 17 – 48
Illinois Valley 5 8 11 6 – 30