Skylights Top Lions Earning Second Win

The Montana State University Northern Women’s Basketball team hosted Vanguard University in their second regular season game of the season on Thursday Night. The Skylights used a stellar defensive effort to grab a 68-56 victory.

Northern set the tone defensively in the second quarter when they held Vanguard to five points. The Skylights also held the Lions to a 30 % field goal percentage in the game.

Offensively, the Skylights shot an efficient 48% from the field on 19 total team assists. McKenzie Gunter was the leading scorer for Northern finishing with 23 points on 7-11 shooting. Peyton Kehr, and Hailey Nicholson also finished in double figures for the Skylights. Kehr finished with 14 points to go along with five rebounds. Nicholson tallied 10 points along with 5 rebounds and 4 assists.

The Skylights improved their record to (2-0) with the victory Thursday. will be back on their home court on Friday evening against Dickinson State University. Tip-off is scheduled for 6 p.m

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