The Pennfield High School varsity boys’ basketball team hosted non-conference foe Lakewood on Thursday night in their final regular season game of the season. The Panthers defeated the Vikings by the score of 84-56. Pennfield finished the regular season 13-7 overall.
The Panthers led 22-17 after the first quarter and extended their lead to 42-32 at halftime. The lead was 59-49 after three quarters before Pennfield pulled away in the final period. Junior, Ryne Petersen and sophomore, Luke Davis each scored 21 points to lead the way offensively. Junior, forward Shawn Gardner added 16 points and 11 rebounds to the winning Panther effort.
The varsity boys’ basketball team will begin MHSAA district tournament action on Monday, March 9th when they play Interstate 8 rival Western High School. The district tournament is being hosted by Harper Creek High School. Game time is scheduled for 6:00pm.