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Godwin Heights takes Silver again with win over Calvin Christian

Basketball   | Lenny Padilla

Godwin Heights takes Silver again with win over Calvin Christian

 

Grandville - Lamar Norman was determined to dunk on someone, Tuesday night.

He did. And it was over the tallest guy on the floor.

Norman had 24 points as Wyoming Godwin Heights beat Grandville Calvin Christian, 69-53.

The Wolverines, the top-ranked team and defending champs in Class B, improve to 16-2 and 9-0 in the OK Silver Division. The win clinches the league championship for a remarkable seventh consecutive season.

“I think it’s a real good confidence boost for us,” said senior Leon Redd, who finished with 20 points. “I think it’s good to show people that we’re going to continue to contend every year.”

Norman is one of the state’s top sophomores. He said he’s 6-foot-2, but his stylish high-top fade haircut may add a few inches.

“I think it adds like two inches,” Norman said.

He didn’t need the extra height when he dunked over Calvin Christian’s 6-foot-9 Blake Verbeek in the fourth quarter, another outst