Toins' 16 points leads Flint Northern over BC Western

Lapeer West's Marnie Fetty gets the lay-up plus the foul

Darrius Toins' 16 point performance helped give the Vikings a big 67-61 win over Bay City Western.

"We played well," Toins said after the victory. "I knew we could do it. Could have been better, but we played well."

Flint Northern won despite a 32-point output by Matt Costello, 15 of those points coming at the free throw line.

In the Flint Metro Conference, the Lapeer West girls blew away cross-town rival Lapeer East 56-12.

Powers Catholic won their Big Nine rivalry game with Flushing 60-47.

In our "In-Depth" interview, Mott head coach Steve Schmitt credited great players for the great program he has spearheaded.

"We have one of the best programs in the country but it's been through a lot of hard work," Schmitt said.

Currently, the Bears are 18-1 and are ranked number-one in NJCAA Division Two play.