The Lakeland Lakers collected a first round NECC conference tournament win by defeating the Garrett Railroaders 52-47. It was a back and forth battle throughout the entirety of the contest.
With the win, the Lakers improved their regular season record to 7-5. Camron Bontrager led the attack with 25 points (60% from 3pt) to go along with 8 rebounds. Jashaun Poole also contributed in the victory with 7 points, 6 rebounds, and 2 assists. Brayden Bontrager and Cole Harp both netted 5 points each for the Lakers.
The Lakers will continue their Survive and Advance mentality throughout the NECC Tournament.