The Lady Lakers finally had a home game and was able to pull out exciting 63 to 57 victory over Northland International University. This was the sixth game in the last ten day for the Lady Lakers. The Lady Pioneers took advantage of our tired legs were able to maintain the lead for entire game with as much as 12 point lead in the second half. The Lady Lakers dug down deep and showed an enormous amount of energy to fight their way back into the game. It wasn't until the 2:33 mark when the Lady Lakers finally gained the lead when Corrina Beaumount put in a lay up with an assist from Kaela Cheesman to give the Lady Lakers their first lead of the game. The Lady Lakers got a defensive stop on their next trip down, Kaela Cheesman came down and drained a 3 pt basket to increase the lead by four and the Lady Lakers never looked back. The game was sealed with late clutch free throws by Corrina Beaumont and Lyndsay Hoschbach.
Leading the Lady Lakers was Lyndsay Hoschbach with 18 points and 3 assists. Kaela Chessmen added 12 points including that clutch 3 point shot near the end of the game. Amanda Kudick had 4 assists and 4 steals contributing to the victory.
The 14 and 9 Lady Lakers will be on the road once again this weekend Saturday and Sunday in upper Michigan, taking on Gogebic College and Finlandia University.