T he Ewen-Trout Creek Panthers used a strong defensive showing to run by the Republic-Michigamme Hawks 65-21 Monday night in Republic.
The Panthers controlled the defensive end of the floor, dominating the steals category 20-1. The Panthers were led by Kate Borseth with 21 points, and Elise Besonen added 15 points to go with her five steals.
Republic-Michigamme was led by Nikki Wetanen with seven points.
E-TC (8-1) visits Bessemer on Thursday
R-M (2-7) hosts Jeffers on Wednesday