Girls 8th Grade Basketball · Girls 8th Grade Basketball beats Charlotte Middle School 29 – 21

29 Ionia High School
21 Charlotte Middle School
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The Ionia Bulldogs travelled to Charlotte for their second game of the season. This was Charlotte’s first game so the first quarter started off slow for both teams. At the end of the first it was Charlotte leading 4-2. The Bulldogs picked up their offense outscoring Charlotte 12-6. At the end of the first half Ionia was ahead 14-10. The Bulldogs continued to extend their aggressive defense and extended their lead 20-13. In the fourth the lead was pushed to 10 points but Charlotte fought back and was only down by 3. Continuing with their aggressive defense and coming up with a couple of key steals they were able to hold on, winning 29-21. Leading scorers were Rajalyaj Esquivel with 15 points, Melayna Braman with 12 points and Kara Kramer-Lake with 2 points. Next game will be home on Wednesday against Waverly.