Grand Haven's Nate VanArendonk shatters the backboard during Wednesday's Regional Final game against Rockford at Grandville High School.
GRANDVILLE, Mich. (WZZM) - The MHSAA boys regional finals game betweeen Rockford and Grand Haven was moved from Grandville to Jenison High School tonight after a player shattered a backboard during a slam dunk.
WZZM 13's Dan Harland covered the game tonight at Grandville High School. He reports Grand Haven senior center Nate Van Arendonk was going for the dunk with Grand Haven leading, 18-15, with 2:37 left in the 3rd quarter. Van Arendonk's dunk shattered the backboard.
Game officials tried bringing in an alternate backboard, but at 8 p.m., they decided to move the game to Jenison High School.
Grand Haven won the game and the regional championship 39-36.
Reported by WZZM 13 Sports Dan Harland