Athletics Update: 12-15


Both men’s and women’s basketball teams from Western have been busy in action the last week.

On the men’s side, it’s been a tough week for the Cavaliers. Last Friday, Western lost to Mseabi Range CTC 81-77, followed by a loss to Vermilion CC 103-63 on Saturday. This past Tuesday, the Cavaliers also lost to UW-Stout’s JV squad 86-80. Kadar Farah lead Western with 25 points. The Cavaliers play tonight against Bay College at the Gogebic Winter Classic. Tip off is at 4:00 p.m.

The women’s team got their first win of the season last Saturday, defeating Vermilion CC 77-57. The Cavaliers came back from a 10 point halftime deficit to pull out the victory. Western’s Kerrigan Lyga lead all scorers with 23 points. The team’s next game is also against Bay College. Tip off is at 2:00 p.m.

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