Girls Varsity Basketball · Varsity Girls Basketball Defeats Lumen Christi..Article

The varsity girls basketball team improved to 6-1 on the year with a 59-30 victory over Lumen Christi on Friday.  The Mounties jumped out to an early first quarter lead, fueled by 4 three pointers. The Titans stayed within striking distance as the first half closed, trailing 24-14.  Northwest was challenged with different goals heading into the second half, and our girls really stepped up.  The Mounties outscored the Titans 26-2 in the third, putting the game away.  All ten players for Northwest contributed in the victory.  Morgan Hanchett led all scorers with 20 points, and added 4 assists.  Jozie Bontrager scored 11, and played a great defensive game.  Layne Sleight also dropped in 11 points, while Mary Crowley and Teja Kapp added 6 a piece.  Northwest travels to Coldwater on Tuesday night for a 7 PM tip.