East Lansing, Holt and Okemos Share CAAC-Division 1 Championship

By: Jeremy Sampson Email
By: Jeremy Sampson Email

East Lansing won thier first boys basketball league championship in 10 years as the Trojans beat Grand Ledge 40-35. Charles Woods lead the way with 14 points in a very defensive game. East Lansing didn't score a field goal in the 4th quarter, but their 6 free throws were still enough to clinch a share of the league championship.

Okemos jumped out to a 13 point lead after the first quarter and never looked back as the Chieftains routed Eastern 75-47. Senior Mike Kebler paced the Chieftians with 16 points. Ryan Erickson scored 12 and Denny Means contributed 11 as Okemos also claimed a piece of the CAAC-Division 1 crown.

Holt had to overcome a 4-point halftime deficit as the Rams outscored Jackson 23-to-11 in the third quarter. Senior Paul Crosby scored 24 points, Freshman Donlunto Jackson chipped in 13 and Matt Nayert score 12 points in the 65-56 victory that also clinched a share of the title for the Rams.

WILX.com is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards. Comments may take up to 24 hours or longer to appear on the site.

See full commenting rules...
powered by Disqus
WILX 500 American Road Lansing, MI 48911 517-393-0110
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 6285437 - wilx.com/a?a=6285437
Gray Television, Inc.