The Pennfield High School varsity boys’ basketball team traveled to Lakewood High School on Monday night for a non-conference contest. The Panthers defeated the host Vikings by the score of 67-45 to improve to 7-5 overall on the season.
Pennfield was led by sophomore, Ryne Petersen who had a team high 17 points and 5 assists. Freshmen, Luke Davis added 14 points and 4 assists, while senior, Kyle Liggett contributed 11 points and 8 rebounds. The Panthers led 12-6 after the first quarter and extended their lead to 31-21 at the half. They continued to build the lead in the second half, leading 48-30 after the third quarter on their way to the victory.
The varsity boys’ basketball team will be right back in action on Tuesday, February 5th when they host I-8 rival Western High School. This is a make-up game that was postponed last week. Game time is scheduled for 7:00pm.