Game Recaps

Girls Basketball

Elise Besonen reaches 1,000 points as ET-C defeats Ontonagon

1/19/2020 | Girls Basketball | By Jason Juno (Daily Globe) |

When Ewen-Trout Creek junior Elise Besonen hit a 3 for the first points of Friday night’s game at rival Ontonagon, all of the pressure that comes with reaching the 1,000-point mark should have been gone. But it wasn’t. Because there never was any.

Boys Basketball

Wonders, Johnson find shooting touch, Iron Mountain tops Gwinn

1/18/2020 | Boys Basketball | By Bryce Derouin |

It’s natural to dissect Iron Mountain with greater scrutiny than other teams in the UP. It’s what comes with being a defending state finals runner-up, or having a documentary crew chronicling your every moment. And when the expectations are a state title, each analysis will lead to various critiques to see if the Mountaineers have the potential to live up...

Boys Basketball

1-17 Boys roundup: No. 1 Dollar Bay tops Houghton, Marquette, Norway record wins

1/17/2020 | Boys Basketball | By Staff |

Dollar Bay had three players in double-digits as the Blue Bolts defeated Houghton 71-60 on Friday.

Girls Basketball

1-17 Girls roundup: Baraga, Gladstone, Westwood win big, Chassell bounces back

1/17/2020 | Girls Basketball | By Staff |

Jaylyn Lindemann scored 21 points, and Reide Osterman had 17 as Baraga cruised past Bessemer 71-17 on Friday in Baraga.

Boys Basketball

Hurley holds off Bessemer for 61-52 win

1/17/2020 | Boys Basketball | By Jason Juno (Daily Globe) |

Thursday night’s game didn’t help Hurley make up any ground in the Indianhead Conference. None of the coaches at the seeding meeting will care how they did against a Michigan team. But the Northstars’ 61-52 non-conference win at Bessemer came at an important time. Hurley, which started the season 6-0, put a stop to its two-game losing streak with a...

Boys Basketball

1-16 boys roundup: No. 1 Dollar Bay remains unbeaten

1/17/2020 | Boys Basketball | By Staff |

Ashton Janke poured in 28 points and was 9 of 9 from the free-throw line as Dollar Bay defeated Hancock 72-56 on Thursday.