Michigan High School Basketball - Johannesburg-Lewiston nips Forest AreaFebruary 19, 2020: Fife Lake, MI 49633
Fans at Wednesday's league challenge between the Johannesburg-Lewiston Cardinals (Johannesburg, MI) and the host Forest Area Warriors (Fife Lake, MI), saw Johannesburg-Lewiston's basketball squad hold off Forest Area by a count of 66-60.
In their next game, the Cardinals face the Bellaire Eagles (Bellaire, MI) in a Ski-Valley match, on Friday, February 21. Johannesburg-Lewiston will attempt to move on its 8-8 season record. The Eagles enter the match with a 3-13 record after their 50-27 league loss to St. Mary Cathedral (Gaylord, MI).
With the defeat, Forest Area moves to 8-7 on the year. The Warriors host Traverse City Christian (Traverse City, MI) to face the Sabres in a non-league match on Friday, February 21. The Sabres enter the match with a record of 6-10. Traverse City Christian lost 69-55 in their recent non-league match against Northern Michigan Christian (McBain, MI)