Warriors News · Varsity Girls Basketball Wins Home Opener 52-43

The Waverly Varsity Girls Basketball Team had their home opener against Kalamazoo Loy Norrix Tuesday night and came away with a 52-43 victory.  It was a tight game, and Waverly trailed by 2 at the half.  The Warriors took a 6 point lead into the 4th quarter, but Kalamazoo cut the lead to 1 with approximately 6 minutes to go.  From that point on the Lady Warrior defense took over as they held Kalamazoo to 4 points for the rest of the game to secure the victory.  Lailah Dixon led the Warriors with 13 points and 16 rebounds.  Marly Garrett had 12 points and 8 rebounds, and Desi Jacobson had 10 points.  Macy Garrett had a team high 5 steals.  The Warriors travel to East Lansing Friday night to take on the number 2 team in Michigan