Game Recaps

Boys Basketball

No. 1 Iron Mountain refuses to be complacent, dominates Hancock

2/16/2019 | Boys Basketball | By Jason Sutherland |

The Iron Mountain Mountaineers have every reason to feel a sense of complacency at this point in the season. They boast a perfect 17-0 record, all while defeating every team they have played since Dec. 7 by 10 points or more. With arguably the two best players in the UP in Marcus Johnson and Foster Wonders, it would seem the...

Boys Basketball

No. 5 Calumet continues hot streak, beats Gwinn for 9th straight win

2/16/2019 | Boys Basketball | By Bryce Derouin |

After nearly shocking the UP in an overtime loss to Iron Mountain on Dec. 7, Calumet started to feel itself. To this day, the 71 points the No. 3 team in the state allowed to the Copper Kings is the most the Mountaineers have surrendered. And in the three blowout wins following that contest, Calumet averaged 71 points. The program...

Boys Basketball

Escanaba uses depth, size to top Houghton

2/16/2019 | Boys Basketball | By Keith Shelton |

It was obvious in the preseason that Escanaba's size would prove difficult for anyone in the Upper Peninsula to match. But the real key for the Eskymos is their depth.  It was all rolling in eye-popping fashion, Friday night as Escanaba dominated a drained Houghton squad 57-36.