Portland Game Summary
The 7th grade Hayes Middle School girl’s basketball teams were involved in some close games last night. The A game was a fantastic finish. They came back from a 12-point deficit in the second quarter to win the game in the 4th quarter. Megan Willoughby tied the game with a lay-up. Portland went down and hit a free throw and then Morgan Hetherington hit a big lay-up with 15 seconds left to put the Comets up 40-39. Shaelyn Sage had a big rebound with 5 seconds left to win the game. Morgan Hetherington led the Lady Comets with 9 points. Elizabeth Lopez added 6 points and Skyy Lockhart added in 5 points as well.
The B team lost a tough game in overtime. It was a hard fought ball game for both teams. The game was a defensive struggle for both teams. Alyssa Meissner and Anna Davis led the team with 9 points each. Both teams will be back in action Wednesday at home against St. Johns. The B game will start at 4:30 and the A game will follow 10 minutes after the B game.
St. Johns Summary
The 7th grade Hayes Middle School girl’s basketball teams won two hard fought games. The B team won 21-14. It was defensive struggle but the Lady Comets were able to pull it out late. The B team was led in scoring by Alyssa Meissner with 8 points and Meghan Cowall added in 4 big points.
The A team pulled away from a tight battle in the 2nd half. The Lady Comets outscored St. Johns 28-19 in the second half. Shaelyn Sage led the Comets with a double-double. She had 14 points and 12 rebounds. While Morgan Hetherington added in 12 points and key free throws at the end of the game.
It was a big week for both teams and they are looking to get better by their next match up Wednesday February 17th. The B team will take on Haslett at 4:30 and the A team following 10 minutes after the B game against Eaton Rapids.
This week the 7th grade Hayes Middle School girl’s basketball teams were back in action against DeWitt. The Lady Comet A team played in a close tough game where they came out with the 30-21 win. As for the B team they were back in action for just the second time this year. They played in a close, tough game as well. They won 32-23 against the Lady Panthers.
Both teams were back in action Wednesday against East Lansing at home.
Two big wins last night against McDonald Middle School (East Lansing) for the 7th grade Hayes Middle School girl’s basketball teams. The B team moves to 3-0 on the season.
The A team pulled away from a tough played game in the 4th quarter. The final score of the game was 35-21. The A team moves to 4-1 on the season.
Both teams are back in action Monday at Portland with the B team tipping off at 4:30 and the A team tipping off 10 minutes after the conclusion of the B game.
Eaton Rapids Game Summary (January 20)
In last nights game against Eaton Rapids the 7th grade girls basketball A Team won 57-23. It was solidly played game on both sides of the ball. Morgan Hetherington led the Lady Comets with 12 points. While Shaelyn Sage and Megan Willoughby both added 11 points. The Comets are excited about the win. The next game for the 7th grade A and B Teams are Monday January 25th against Mason at Home. Come out and support your Lady Comets.