Boys Varsity Basketball · Skyline Boys Varsity Basketball beats Ferndale 70 – 61

61 Ferndale High School
70 Skyline High School
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Ferndale High School vs Skyline High School
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1 27   14
2 12   24
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Skyline hosted a very talented Ferndale team on Friday 2/22. Ferndale got off to a red hot shooting start and took advantage of Skylines poor defensive execution to take a 27-14 1st quarter lead. Skyline regrouped after a tough start, worked to improve its half court defensive effort and hit some shots in the 2nd quarter to battle back to a 39-38 deficit for the half. Skyline was able to continue its great half court defense and shot selection in the 3rd quarter to take a 53-48 lead after 3 quarters. Skyline was able to continue to build on its lead through the 4th quarter with timely baskets and better half court defense. Skyline went on to win 70-61.

Ryan Wade had 25 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists. To help Ryan, Jaylin Cooper and Spencer Morgan had huge games to aid in the comeback and secure the win. Jaylin Cooper had 16 points, 2 rebounds and 2 steals. Spencer Morgan had 9 points, 15 rebounds and 3 blocks in his best game of the seaon. DeSean Munson, Chris Cayton, Davion Pipkins (6 pts and 6 rebounds) and Robtert Malcolm Jr (8 pts, 3 assists and 3 steals) all had significant impact on the game to secure the WIN.

Skyline finishes the regular season at 13-7 and will play in the District next Wednesday 2-27 against the winner of South Lyon and South Lyon East.