The Freshman team defeated Ottawa Hills on Thursday 50-26. The Dux started the game off with great intensity and took a 21-10 lead into halftime. Coming out of halftime both teams played evenly with the girls keeping the lead by a score of 36-24. In the 4th quarter the Dux did a great job breaking Ottawa Hills’ press and stretching their lead to win 50-26.
It was truly a great team effort by the Dux. The leading scorer was Maddie Settlemyre with 19 points. Abigail Eckert had 9, Marielle Michmerhuizen had 8, and Rylee Fowler chipped in 6. The Dux also got 4 points from Haley Allen and 2 points from both Lexi Ortiz and Natalie Lay. Many of the points came from the passes of Marissa Geerlings, who did a great job breaking the press and making long passes down the floor to her teammates. Great job Dux!