In a battle of cross town rivals Friday night, the Battle Creek Central Bearcats held on to defeat the visiting Lakeview Spartans 52-51.


points and Camden Hames with 10. Albagami hit a 3-pointer with 3 and a half minutes remaining to play to give BCC a 5-point lead.



Lakeview lost the turnover battle with 13, compared to BC Central’s 10, but fell short in rebounds as the Bearcats had 34 to the Spartans’ 27.


Battle Creek Central remains undefeated on the season at 5-and-0, while Lakeview is one above the .500-mark at 3-and-2.