Lakers Beat Hornets
January 19, 2014By Tim Gonderman of Lakeland High School
Coming out of their slump the Lakeland Lakers Boys basketball team defeated the Angola Hornets on January 16th 2014 in NECC consolation action. The Lakers commanded each quarter by outscoring the Hornets and controlling the momentum of the game. At halftime, the Lakers were leading 29-25. Throughout the second half the Lakers never let the Hornets gain a step, keeping them down by at least 4 points at all times. At the sound of the buzzer the Lakers looked up at the scoreboard proud knowing that their hard work paid off. Final Score - Lakers 55, Hornets 49. Leading the Lakers were Seniors Marco Olivares, Chandler Mynhier, and Daemyn Piestley with 35 points of the ending 55 points.