EVART — It didn’t take long for Robbie Tapling to fit into the varsity lineup for the Evart boys basketball team.
Tapling, a sophomore, was brought to the varsity from the JVs recently prior to the game with McBain Northern Michigan Christian. He made the winning shot in a 55-54 win over NMC. In the next game on Feb. 3, he scored 19 points in a 64-55 loss to Vestaburg. In games against Manistee and Beal City, he had 10 and seven points.