Northview head coach, Terry Shadle, got an early birthday gift as his boys took down Southview 54-52. Shadle turns 40 Saturday.
The Wildcats trailed by as much as nine in the 4th quarter but thanks to their defense that gap closed fast.
Aerin West had a team high 17 points for Northview, 13 of which came in the 2nd half.
Southview was led by Nate Hall, who also had 17.
Northview advances to 3-8 and will be at Springfield Friday night.
Southview falls to 7-3 and will host Napoleon Friday evening.