The JV girls basketball team played their best game of the season tonight, losing in a thriller to Wayland, 41-39. The game was back and forth throughout with several lead changes. On two different occasions in the 3rd, West fell down by 6! Points and were able to battle back every time. Aaliyah Ybarra tied the game at 38-38 on a pair of free throws with 14 seconds to play in regulation. A wayland basket and free throw would provide for the final score.
West was led in scoring by Aaliyah Ybarra with 19 points. Sydney lewis and Cortlyn Merryman chipped in with 8 and 6 respectively. West got all-around solid contributions from all 9 players that suited up.
The girs will be back in action on Thursday against rival Zeeland East.