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Farmington Hills — Courtney Lucas is making the most of her senior year, coming off the bench to score 15 to lead Southfield-Lathrup to a 55-36 victory over Farmington Hills Harrison on Friday night.

Lucas, who suffered a torn ACL injury at the end of last season, sparked a run after Harrison guard Kristen Nelson took a blow to the mouth near the end of the first half, forcing her to the bench.

Lucas scored off a steal and Antoinette Miller followed with a putback to open a 24-14 lead.

"We took advantage of it because we didn't want a repeat of last year when we had a chance to win the OAA Red and didn't get it done," Lucas said of Lathrup's two losses to Harrison last year.

Lucas continued her strong play in the second half, scoring off a putback, then making a 3-pointer to open up a 48-33 cushion early in the fourth. It was her third 3-pointer of the game.

"Coach talked about it in the locker room at halftime that we needed to rebound and get down to business," Lucas said of Lathrup coach Michele Marshall. "We really want to win that title this year."

Lathrup (11-1) is 3-0 in the OAA Red. Harrison (9-4) slipped to 1-3 in the division, struggling since the loss of its top two players, 6-foot-1 senior center Kyla Roland (hand) and junior guard Amber Stephens (knee) to injuries.

"Knowing Harrison had some kids missing, we started slow, like going through the motions, then we got going," said Marshall, pointing to the 9-9 score after the first quarter. "Courtney has been playing pretty well, shooting the ball well and giving us some good minutes. The last few games we've had one of the twins (6-3 junior centers Taiye and Kehinde Bello) in foul trouble and as a result Courtney comes in immediately for one of the twins. We go smaller when she's in, but she's a very good shooter.

"She tore her ACL with five games left in the regular season and missed the state tournament so we're very lucky to have her back and healthy this year."

Deja Church scored 13 for Lathrup, nine during the second half.

Nelson scored 13 for Harrison, 10 during the second half.

More girls basketball

Bloomfield Hills Roeper 52, Taylor Baptist Park 37: Sophia Sabas scored 20 and Akiwa Tilton 14 for Roeper (11-2, 5-2 MIAC Blue). Mikaylah Thompson had 16 for Baptist Park.

Dearborn Divine Child 66, Macomb Lutheran North 45: Riley Blair had 28 points for Divine Child (9-4). Nicole Ignasiak had 19 points for Lutheran North (9-3).

Dearborn Heights Robichaud 59, Romulus 56: Cha'Von Tiggs had 23 points and 12 rebounds and Kayla Brown scored 15 for Robichaud (13-1). Jayla Nichols and Jeshani Shinn each had 15 points for Romulus (10-3).

Detroit Old Redford Academy 48, Detroit University Prep 31: Chardae Green scored 17 and Alexus Pack added 11 for Old Redford (4-3, 3-3). Chasidey Willis scored 12 for University Prep.

Garden City 54, Dearborn Fordson 36: Amber Swisher scored 16 and Lindsey Michalak 11 for Garden City (3-10). Mariam Faraj had nine for Fordson (3-11).

Grosse Pointe North 38, Macomb Dakota 29: Katie Snow had 11 for North (5-6, 2-4 MAC Red) and Erin Armbruster 10. Carmen Hoskins scored 13 for Dakota (2-10, 0-6).

Plymouth 46, Livonia Churchill 26: Courtney Lavallee scored 17 and Kendall Rose 13 for Plymouth (10-2, 6-0 KLAA South). Natalie Spala had eight for Churchill (6-4, 3-3).

Plymouth Salem 47, Northville 33: Shara Long scored 17 for Salem (8-4, 6-0 KLAA Central) and Maranda Armstead 11. Kendall Dillon scored 12 for Northville (8-4, 3-3).

River Rouge 43, Taylor Prep 42: Shanell Gordon scored 18 and Constance Woodland 10 for River Rouge (8-5).

Royal Oak 41, Oak Park 30: Bailey Haran scored 17 for Royal Oak (8-4, 4-0 OAA Blue) and Rachel Long 13. Dandrea Kiner scored 10 for Oak Park (6-4, 3-1).

Southfield 73, Ferndale 13: Kristilynn Defoe had 18 for Southfield (11-2, 4-0 OAA Gold) and D'layna Holliman 12. Ferndale is 3-10, 0-4.

Trenton 41, Allen Park 40: Aevah Hebda had 13 points and 11 rebounds, and Kaylie Crowell had 12 points, five assists and six steals for Trenton (8-4, 5-3 Downriver). Aly Kubik had 11 points for Allen Park.

Williamston 50, Ionia 44: Renee Sturm had 22, Jessica Lycos 13, and Sarah Schultz 12 for Williamston (14-1, 6-0 CAAC White). Anna Riccius had 18 and Jaylynn Williams 12 for Ionia (6-7, 3-4).

Boys basketball

Allen Park Inter-City Baptist 90, Novi Franklin Road Christian 54: Garrett Kraatz had a school record 43 points and Luke Barber and Troy Kazlauskas each scored 18 for Inter-City Baptist (9-2, 6-1 MIAC Blue). Joshua Betcher had 17 for Franklin Road.

Ann Arbor Huron 61, Dexter 53: Xavier Cochrane had 17 and Brian Walker 16 for Huron (10-2, 4-0 SEC Red). Adam Sikorski had 18 and Noah Mellifont 13 for Dexter (9-3, 4-1 SEC White).

Ann Arbor Pioneer 58, Adrian 48: Chris McGaughy had 14, T.J. Roberts 13, and Cedric Benton 12 for Pioneer (7-4). Matt Cumbow had 18 and Mitchell Dempsey 12 for Adrian (4-7).

Belleville 54, Dearboen Edsel Ford 43: Arlington Hambright scored 25 and Mike Bruce had 12 points and 11 rebounds for Belleville (7-5, 5-1 WWAC Blue). Donovan Farrell scored 11 for Edsel Ford.

Birmingham Brother Rice 64, Orchard Lake St. Mary's 52: Drew Gallagher scored 15 for Brother Rice (9-3, 3-2 Catholic League Central) and Kevin Hayes 11. Clarence Wilson scored 21 and Jalon Bailey 16 for St. Mary's (6-6, 1-4).

Clinton Township Clintondale 67, St. Clair Shores Lake Shore 54: Parrish Robinson had 19 for Clintondale (9-2, 4-1 MAC Silver). David Shipp scored 16 for Lake Shore (7-5, 5-3).

Dearborn Fordson 66, Dearborn 53: Muhammed Zahr had 31 points, and Abdallah Jaffal and Jonas Williams each had 10 points and 10 rebounds for Fordson (9-3, 5-2 WWAC Blue). Ahmad Abdallah scored 14 for Dearborn (3-9, 1-5).

Dearborn Heights Crestwood 71, Garden City 25: Esa Abduljami had 22, Jeffrey Saad 15 and Justin Deese 10 for Crestwood (8-3, 7-1 WWAC Red). Garden City is 4-7, 3-4.

Detroit Communication Media Arts 78, Detroit Denby 43: DaMonte Jones had 28 and Jalen Hairston 13 for CMA (11-2, 8-0 PSL). Alvin White had 10 for Denby (6-7, 4-4).

Detroit East English 75, Detroit Mumford 63: Jaylin McFadden had 23 points and 15 rebounds for East English (11-3, 7-1 PSL). Dwight Burton scored 18 for Mumford.

Detroit Henry Ford 61, Detroit Martin Luther King 55 (2OT): James Towns had 23 and Antaun Carter 11 for Henry Ford (12-3, 5-3 PSL). Armani Lee scored 12 for King (6-8, 2-6).

Detroit Osborn 73, Detroit Frederick Douglass 64: Joseph Thomas had 20, Christian Littlejohn had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and DeAndre May and DeJohn Watson each had 13 for Osborn (9-5, 6-2 PSL). James Smith scored 17 and Karmar Graves 12 for Douglass (8-7, 5-3).

Detroit Pershing 61, Detroit Southeastern 48: Marquel Ingram had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and Ron Hill had 11 for Pershing (8-6, 6-2 PSL). Anthony Barneal had 12 for Southeastern (3-11, 1-7).

Detroit Renaissance 70, Detroit Cass Tech 56: Richard Talley had 20, Darryl Smith had 16, and Justin Turner 14 for Renaissance (8-6, 4-4 PSL). Robert Edwards had 21 for Cass Tech (7-7, 4-4).

Detroit University Prep Science & Math 64, Henry Ford Academy 57: DeMarcus Gregory had 24, and Ronald Fordham and Trayvon Trammer each had 12 for University Prep (3-7). Jalen Spyles had 24 and James Grigsby 16 for Henry Ford (1-7).

Detroit West Side Academy 58, Davis Aerospace Academy 43: Kiani Lowrey had 28 for West Side (2-9, 2-7 PSL). Davis Aerospace is 0-8, 0-8.

Detroit Western 67, Detroit Cody 43: Julius Palmer had 12 points and 12 rebounds for Western (12-0, 8-0 PSL). Herschel Boose had 17 for Cody (3-10, 0-8).

Gibraltar Carlson 52, Taylor Truman 40: Jarrett Atkinson-Warren scored 19 and Zach Kohn had 14 points and 13 rebounds for Carlson (9-3, 3-3 Downriver). Matthew Mason scored 10 for Truman (4-6, 4-4).

Harper Woods Chandler Park 50, Southfield Bradford Academy 42: Jalen Martin had 20 points and 14 rebounds and Matthew Richmond scored 16 for Chandler Park (8-5).

Highland Park Renaissance Academy 67, Taylor Trillium 56: Keondre Carter and Demaris Wilson each had 14 and Dewayne Knott 11 for Renaissance Academy (5-6, 2-2 MMAC). Trillium is 3-8, 0-4.

Livonia Churchill 47, Plymouth 40: Jon Hovermale had 14 for Churchill (8-4, 4-2 KLAA South). Randall Aikins had 18 for Plymouth (8-4, 3-3).

Macomb Dakota 82, Warren Mott 51: Charles Penn had 20 points and 13 rebounds, Jermaine Jackson scored 20 and Chris Marshall 10 for Dakota (9-2, 6-0 MAC Red). Tyler Gillery scored 22 for Mott (4-7, 2-4) and Derek Murphy 17.

Madison Heights Madison 57, Sterling Heights 41: Daniel Feagin had 16, Mike Floyd 11, and Anthony Love had 10 points and 11 rebounds for Madison (8-3, 5-2 MAC Gold). David Rhodes had nine for Sterling Heights (1-11, 0-6).

Melvindale ABT 57, Hamtramck 51: Elijah Smith had 22 points and 15 rebounds for ABT (7-6). Deron Wingo had 15 for Hamtramck (9-1).

New Haven 79, Warren Lincoln 54: D'monta Harris had 21 points and 13 rebounds, and Josh Harris had 10 points and 10 rebounds for New Haven (12-0, 6-0 MAC Gold). Djuan Drake scored 22 and Julian Moore 13 for Lincoln (5-5, 2-3).

Novi 65, South Lyon East 54: Nadge Ozer had 24 for Novi (10-2, 6-0 KLAA Central). Dorian Watson had 26 for East (4-7, 2-4).

Peck 68, Caseville 26: Kylah Brago had 30 and Jacob Adams 15 for Peck (9-3). Caseville is 0-8.

Redford Thurston 58, Livonia Clarenceville 50: Brandon Marshall had 19 and Isiah Crofford 14 for Thurston (12-1, 7-0 WWAC Red). Jermell Johnson had 25 for Clarenceville.

Romulus 65, Dearborn Heights Robichaud 42: Dillon Price scored 13, Rahsaan Pope had 12 points and 12 rebounds, and Sevann Williams scored 12 for Romulus (10-4, 6-1 WWAC). Dacari Gibson had 15 for Robichaud.

Southfield Christian 85, Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett 44: Marlo Brown, Jr. had 21 and Bryce Washington 17 for Southfield Christian (9-2, 8-0 MIAC Blue). Jaren English had 20 and Spencer Ewing 16 for Liggett (8-3, 5-2).

Troy 46, Rochester 35: Devin Alexander had 12 and Joe McConachie 10 for Troy (4-6, 1-1 OAA White). R.J. Kelley had 10 for Rochester (0-10, 0-2).

Troy Athens 83, Lake Orion 59: John Van Hoef had 18 points and 14 rebounds, and Taylor McCaskill scored 18 for Athens (5-6, 2-0 OAA White). David Gomez had 15 and Chris Dudek 12 for Lake Orion (0-10, 0-2).

U-D Jesuit 56, Detroit Catholic Central 30: Cassius Winston had 18 and Greg Eboigbodin 10 for Jesuit (11-1, 5-0 Catholic League Central). C.J. Baird had eight for Catholic Central (4-7, 1-4).

Utica Ford 66, Warren Fitzgerald 52: Alex Ott had 13, Donnie Schuster 12 and Sam Rizzo 11 for Ford (6-5, 4-2 MAC White). Jamar Golly scored 13 for Fitzgerald (1-9, 0-6) and Zach Gray 10.

Walled Lake Central 71, Waterford Kettering 29: Anton Lucaj had 17 and Josh Isso 13 for Central (9-3). Kettering is 0-10.

Walled Lake Western 51, Walled Lake Northern 35: Marcus Bailey had 16 for Western (12-0, 6-0 KLAA North). Mike Nelson had eight for Northern (4-7, 1-5).

Warren Michigan Collegiate 72, Dearborn Henry Ford 63: Malcolm Cohen had 21 points and 11 rebounds, Jamell Green scored 18 and Damon Osley 11 points for Michigan Collegiate (9-3). Kyle Harper had 22 for Henry Ford (3-9).

Wayne Memorial 62, Livonia Franklin 50: Treavon Woods had 15 points and 20 rebounds, and Terreance Williams and Juan Wise each scored 13 for Wayne Memorial (4-8, 2-4 KLAA South).

Westland Huron Valley Lutheran 52, Newport Lutheran South 24: Austin Belle had 19 and Adam Hodgson 12 for Huron Valley Lutheran (4-7, 2-4 MIAC Red). Jared Cullen had 11 for Lutheran South.

Ice hockey

Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood 5, Detroit Catholic Central 4: Austin Alger had two goals and an assist, and Sean O'Leary, Jack Blumberg, and Blake Rogow each scored for Cranbrook (12-1-4).

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