KINGSLEY — Suttons Bay made a run at Kingsley on Tuesday, but the host Stags held on for a 61-59 Northwest Conference win.
The Norse led 13-8 after the first quarter, but the Stags (3-2, 2-0 NWC) went on a 20-25 run over the second and third quarters for a 48-38 lead going into the fourth. Kingsley was 9-for-12 from the free-throw line.
Travis DeBello led Kingsley with 16 points while Tyler Newell had 10 points and Scott McPherson had eight rebounds.
Aaron Orban had 14 points for the Norsemen.
TC West 60 Cadillac 37
Traverse City West moved to 3-1 on the season with a 60-37 Big North Conference win over Cadillac.
The Titans (2-0 BNC) held a 32-20 lead at the half and made it 48-26 going into the fourth quarter.
Donny Cizek had 14 points in the win while Zach McGuire had 11 points and seven assists. Kendrick Meyer had 10 points and Sam Javed added eight points. TC West hosts Hudsonville on Friday.
Cadillac had 12 points from Justin Ciptak.
In the JV game, Cadillac won 47-40. Thiyo Lukas had 13 points and seven rebounds for the Titans (2-2, 1-1 BNC), Deion Dial had nine steals and seven points while Austin Cleary had eight rebounds.
TC West's freshmen won 74-31 behind 15 points from Jared Roth and 12 points from Sam Fyfe.
Glen Lake 56 Buckley 18
Glen Lake earned a 56-18 Northwest Conference win over Buckley.
The Lakers (4-1, 2-0 NWC) had 16 points from Curtis Bunek while Mike O'Brien and Carter Lee each scored 12 points.
Michael Baldinger had six points for the Bears.
Leland 62 Mesick 41
Leland had 22 points from A.J. Whittaker in a 62-41 Northwest Conference win over Mesick.
Whittaker also had 10 rebounds for the Comets (3-1, 2-0 NWC) while sophomore Cameron Stowe and Ian Duvall each scored nine points.
Thane Herbert scored 20 for the Bulldogs, but 16 of his points came in the first half.
Leland led 38-24 at the half, but then went on a 14-2 run in the third quarter to put it away.