Girls Basketball

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No. 1 Menominee uses fast start to rout Marquette

2/27/2021 | Game Recap | By Bryce Derouin |

The uncertainty around this season has been a downer for everyone. Will we play or not? Limited practices, no scrimmages and a shortened season. The delay had many wondering if we’d play at all. Everyone has their own justified reasons for being upset and it’s not a competition to see who it has been hardest on since it’s been difficult...

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2-25 girls roundup: Calumet narrowly defeats Houghton

2/26/2021 | Game Recap | By Bryce Derouin |

Elli Djerf scored 24 points as Calumet narrowly defeated Houghton 55-53 on Thursday in Calumet.

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Negaunee holds off Hancock in defensive slugfest

2/25/2021 | Game Recap | By Bryce Derouin |

Hancock is right there. The Bulldogs have length, quickness and a suffocating run-and-jump defense that has the potential to frustrate any opponent in the UP. Just ask Westwood and Negaunee.

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Big 4th quarter sends Gladstone past Kingsford

2/24/2021 | Game Recap | By Keith Shelton |

Beating Gladstone used to be a relatively simple formula, at least on paper. Oftentimes, if you could just slow Megan Crow down that would be enough. Easier said than done, but hold Crow to 20 points and you were golden. No one else was capable of consistently hitting double figures. So, you score 45 points and win by four. But...

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2-23 roundup: Menominee defeats Esky, Baraga tops L'Anse

2/24/2021 | Game Recap | By Staff |

A dominant first quarter helped Menominee secure a 46-34 win over Escanaba on Tuesday.

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Hill records double-double, Negaunee stifles Marquette

2/24/2021 | Game Recap | By Bryce Derouin |

It doesn’t take an Ivy League degree to figure out how playing during a pandemic can have an adverse effect on a basketball team. No summer camp, no open gyms and no individual workouts. Then there’s the limited pre-season practice time. The quality of play was expected to drop a bit this year, and no one can blame anyone for...