Grand Haven state semifinals win by the numbers

Grand Haven's Class A semifinal victory over Inkster, by the numbers :
Matt DeYoung
Mar 17, 2012


77 — Years since Grand Haven won a basketball state title (the boys won back in 1935)
18 — Percent shooting by Inkster in the first half
14 — Grand Haven's biggest lead
12 — Assists by the Buccaneers on their 16 field goals
11 — 3-point attempts by Grand Haven's Alex Law
11 — Points scored by Bucs not named Cole, Law or Davis
10 — Blocks by Buccaneer junior Abby Cole
10 — Points below her average scored by Inkster's Kelsey Mitchell
7 — Turnovers by the Bucs in the fourth quarter
2 — Number of ties and lead changes in Firday's contest
1 — Inkster's largest lead in the game

The Bucs said it:
Alex Law, when asked about her 3-point shooting at the Breslin: "I mean, it's just a hoop, so I'm going to shoot when I'm open."
Shar'Rae Davis, about the Bucs' confidence coming into the game: "As soon as we stepped on the floor, me and Alex looked at each other and said, 'There's no way we're going to let them beat us.'"


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