Thursday December 18th, 2014
The Salem Rocks earned a hard fought win in their home opener vs. Westland John Glenn. Leading the way for the Rocks was senior guard Jon Swift, with 21 points, including 8 for 8 free throws in the 4th quarter. Also, filling up the stat sheet for Salem was senior forward Allante Wheeler with 14 points, 8 rebounds, and 3 steals. Leading the way for John Glenn was 6’10” center Mike Edwards, he finished 18 points and was a force the Rocks had to contend with all night. Salem Head Coach Bob Brodie said “we were able to keep our composure down the stretch and win this game with some great team defense”. With the victory tonight Salem improves their record to 2-1 on the season and will be back in action on Monday December 22nd, vs. Redford Thurston, at the Livonia Franklin Holiday Tournament.