Posted On: 12/14/19 4:49 PM
The Bear Creek Invitational got underway for their 2ndannual tourney on Thursday with a game of two tales between Grand Junction Central and Lakewood. Lakewood used their defense to shake things up and their opening made it extremely difficult to overcome. Here are my five takeaways from my first time seeing both teams this season.
Lakewood’s defense sets the tone
Lakewood’s defense did not allow a single point in the whole first quarter. That was not a typo. Grand Junction got shot after shot at the rim but could not et anything to fall. Maybe it was early season jitters, just being anxious to play against a Denver team or attribute it to good on-ball defense but whatever the case was, Lak