Western Michigan Christian’s girls basketball team won its Class C District opener at home Monday, defeating Muskegon Heights Academy 53-14.
WMC moves on to face Holland Black River Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at Saugatuck. In the opposite bracket, Fennville defeated North Muskegon 58-46 and will face Saugatuck at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
The winners of Wednesday's games will play Friday in the district final at Saugatuck at 6 p.m.
The Lady Warriors jumped out to a 14-6 first quarter lead and upped it to 28-9 at halftime.
Senior Vanessa Eekhoff led the Warriors with 10 points and six rebounds. Rachel Bruinsma had nine points, eight rebounds and five blocks. Lindsey Johnson had six rebounds. In all 11 Warriors scored.
Muskegon Heights Academy was led by Joslyn Fox with six points.