The Pennfield High School varsity boy’s basketball team hosted league leading Coldwater High School on Tuesday night and defeated the Cardinals 87-80. The loss knocked Coldwater out of a first place tie in the I-8 and improved the Panthers season record to 9-6 overall and 5-6 in the Interstate 8.
Pennfield had a very balanced offensive attack last night with four players scoring in double figures. They were led by Deveaire Todd’s 28 points and 7 rebounds. Ronald Jamierson had 21 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. Francois Jamierson also chipped in with 16 points and 4 rebounds and Lars Smith contributed 15 points and 4 rebounds. The Panthers led by as many as 22 points in the second half.
The boy’s varsity basketball team will be back in action on Friday, February 17th as they travel to I-8 newcomer Hastings High School. Game time is scheduled for 7:30pm.