From staff reports
PETOSKEY— Alex Oliver and Cam Givens scored two goals each Wednesday night as Traverse City Central defeated Petoskey 7-3 in a Big North Conference match-up.
Rhys Adle, Reilly deTar and Noah Batcha also scored goals, with Batcha notching his first on varsity. The Trojans scored six of their goals in the first two periods.
Assists went to Parker Hebden (three), Cooper Marshall, Derek Schrank (three) and Givens.
Jack Boyce made 14 saves in net for Central (9-6-1, 4-1-1 BNC), which hosts Alpena at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in a make-up game and plays rival TC West on Wednesday.
Petoskey’s goals were by Bray Spicer, Cam Wilder and Tom Crampton. Assists went to Crampton and Bryndan Worden (two).
Benzie Central 55
Glen Lake 54
Ismael Halaweh scored 20 points as Benzie Central held off Glen Lake 55-54 in a Northwest Conference game.
The Lakers missed a long shot at the buzzer after the Huskies failed to convert on two free throw attempts.
The game was close throughout. It was tied 20-20 at half and 35-35 after three quarters.
Javier Rodriquez added 10 points and 12 rebounds for Benzie (4-4, 4-1). Carter Lee finished with 15 points, Logan LaCross 13 and Travis Moore 11 for the Lakers
Benzie travels to St. Francis on Monday.
Cadillac improved to 9-2 with a 43-31 non-league win over Kingsley.
Darby McLauren led the Vikings with 14 points. Alyssa Fisher added nine.
Autumn Goggin netted eight points and Lilly Rawlings seven for Kingsley (7-4), which hosts Mesick on Friday in a cancer benefit game.
Forest Area 26
Hanah Carter and Kelly Lewis scored 14 points apiece as Pellston defeated Forest Area 67-26 in a Ski Valley contest.
Onna Hulwick paced Forest Area with 10 points.
Gaylord St. Mary 40
Central Lake 33
Kari Borowiak scored 21 points as Gaylord St. Mary beat upset-minded Central Lake 40-33 in Ski Valley play.
The game was tied 18-18 at half.
Bekah Myler added nine points for the Wildcats (10-1, 7-0), who host Forest Area on Friday.
Haley Patton had nine points and Emma Pierson seven for Central Lake.
Maddie Showerman had 18 points and Kelsey Cherwinski 12 points and five boards as Johannesburg-Lewiston won a Ski Valley Conference contest against Onaway, 55-48.
Showerman also had 12 boards, four steals and three blocks for the Cardinals (9-2, 6-2).
Onaway’s Devin Bristley led all scorers with 19 points.
Onaway falls to 6-6 overall and 4-5 in the conference.
Johannesburg hosts Pellston on Friday. Onaway hosts Central Lake on Tuesday in the Maris Spaulding Benefit Game.
Stags beat Ironmen, Elks
Kingsley had seven wrestlers post 2-0 marks on the night in victories over Mancelona and Elk Rapids.
The Stags beat Mancelona 45-15 and Elk Rapids 48-10.
Finishing 2-0 were David Bruner at 112, Tyler Slater at 119, Julian Tompkins at 125, Levi Warren at 152, Taylor Lown at 189 and Chase Gaca at 285.
Kingsley competes in the Gaylord Invitational on Saturday.