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2nd half defense lifts Covenant Christian to district win over Calvin Christian

Posted at 12:15 AM, Mar 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-06 00:16:21-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Covenant Christian held Calvin Christian to 17 points in the second half in a 67-41 win at home Monday in a Class C district opener.

The Chargers (17-4) led 25-24 at the half and outscored the Squires, 18-7, in the third quarter and 24-10 in the fourth.

Carson Meulenberg scored a game-high 25 points to lead Covenant Christian. Blake Verbeek scored 22 points to lead Calvin Christian.

The Chargers will play Black River (4-16) Wednesday night at home.