Girls Varsity Basketball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
ALPENA, MI - The Alpena Girls Basketball team ended the Regular Season with a 55-44 victory over Traverse City Central on Friday night at the Gillespie Gymnasium. The Wildcats started strong as they began the game on a 15-4 run thanks to solid defense and clutch offense from Jade Schultz and the Funk twins. The Wildcats were able to maintain their lead throughout the first half to hold a 35-21 lead at the break. The Trojans would begin to chip away at the Wildcat lead thanks to rebounding and defense. After a Carina Stewart bucket the lead for Alpena was down to 51-42 midway through the 4th quarter. Alpena began forcing turnovers to keep the lead from shrinking any further and held on for an eleven point victory. Maddie Voltz led the Wildcats with 15 points, followed by 10 from Abbie Funk. Alpena (11-9) open District play on Monday night when they host Marquette at 6pm.