Skyline won its opening district game Wednesday Feb 27th 52-39 over South Lyon East. Skyline was able to come out with a very good first quarter effort defensively with pressure and activity that led to good offensive opportunities. Skyline was able to take a 17-6 first quarter lead.
South Lyon East would continue to battle and Skyline had a difficult shooting night as did South Lyon East. Skyline would continue to hold a double digit lead throughout most of the rest of the game switching defenses and working to keep pressure on defensively.
Skyline was led by Ryan Wade with 19 pts, 4 rebounds and 5 assists. DeSean Munson had a solid game with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Skyline’s best plays of the night were on the defensive end and Robert Malcolm Jr (4 pts, 5 rebounds, 4 steals), Davion Pipkins (4 pts, 11 rebounds), Jaylin Cooper (4pts, 4 steals), Spencer Morgan, Chris Cayton and Jack Williams (6pts, 3 rebounds) were all doing their role defensively to help hold South Lyon East to 39 points.
Skyline will play for District Championship on Friday March 1st against Brighton at Dexter High School at 7:00 pm.