01/26/15 Negaunee, Michigan – The Negaunee Miners girls were at home tonight to host the Ishpeming Hematites. Jesse Anderson and Jake Forchini were there to bring you all the exciting rivalry basketball action on Sunny.FM.
The Ishpeming Hematites won the tip to start the game, but the Negaunee Miners Aleda Johnson put the first point on the board tonight with a free throw. The Ishpeming Hematites put their first points on the board with first quarter half over and trailed 3-2 against the Miners. The first quarter of basketball action ended with the Negaunee Miners and the Ishpeming Hematites tied 10-10.
The Ishpeming Hematites were first to score in the second quarter to take their first lead of the night 12-10 against the Negaunee Miners. It was a hard fought battle between the two teams and with the quarter half over the Negaunee Miners trailed 14-11 against the Ishpeming Hematites on Sunny.FM. The first half of basketball action ended with the Negaunee Miner trailing 16-14 against the Ishpeming Hematites.
The Ishpeming Hematites were first to score in the third quarter to lead 18-14. The Negaunee Miners answered back with a 3 point shot from Aleda Johnson to make it a one point game trailing 18-17 against the Hematites. The Negaunee Miners were able to tie the score 20-20 against the Ishpeming Hematites with the quarter half over. The third quarter was a back and forth game, but the Negaunee Miners were not able catch the Ishpeming Hematites and trailed 30-26.
The fourth quarter started with the Negaunee Miners scoring to make it a 2 point game and trailed 30-28 against the Ishpeming Hematites. The Ishpeming Hematites pressed the pace and took their biggest lead of the night 36-28 against the Negaunee Miner with 5 minutes left in the fourth quarter. The Negaunee Miners defense could not contain the Ishpeming Hematites and the Miners fell to by 9 points 46-37 on Sunny.FM.
The Ishpeming Hematites defeated the Negaunee Miners (46-37) on Sunny.FM.
Join Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson tomorrow January 27th, 2015. The Negaunee Miners Boys Basketball team will be traveling to Iron Mountain, Michigan to face the Iron Mountain Mountaineers. Pre-game will start around 7:15pm and the game will follow at 7:45pm on Sunny.FM.
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