Sophomore Griffin Yaklich scored 14 points in his varsity debut to lead the Saline varsity basketball team to a 39-23 victory over Northville on opening night at Saline High School Tuesday evening.
Saline jumped out to a 15-3 first quarter lead and never looked back.
Senior Emmett Turner, the lone returning starter from last year’s team, scored 12 points. Junior Connor Terech also scored eight points. Ryan Koch, 3 points, and Erik Wenning, 2 points, also made the score sheet.
Steve Shelton will have the game story shortly.
The Saline post spoke with Emmett Turner following the game. His interview is below.
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