Michigan High School Basketball - Bear Lake can't hold off Pine River Area
(December 19, 2008: Leroy, MI 49655) The Pine River Area Bucks basketball team scored 63 points and held the visiting Bear Lake Lakers to 58 in the Bucks non-league triumph on Friday.
The Bucks now sport a 2-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Northern Michigan Christian for a Highland contest on Tuesday, January 6. Pine River Area will meet a Comets team coming off a 72-52 league loss to McBain (McBain, MI). The Comets record now stands at 0-2.
The Lakers (0-3) will now prepare for their contest against Baldwin (Baldwin, MI). The Panthers enter the West Michigan D contest with a 3-0 record. In their last contest, Baldwin nudged Brethren (Brethren, MI), 57-40, in a league contest.