02/24/15 Negaunee, Michigan – It was Senior night in Negaunee, Michigan and the Negaunee Miners Girls Basketball team hosted the undefeated Marquette Redettes. Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson were there to bring you all the rivalry action on Sunny.FM.
The Marquette Redettes were first to score tonight and take the lead 2-0 against the Negaunee Miners. The Marquette Redettes continued to control the game and went on a 11 point run against the Negaunee Miners and led 11-0 with over half the first quarter played. The Negaunee Miners put their first points on the board late in the quarter with 2 free throw shots and trailed 11-2. The Marquette Redettes cruised into the second quarter with a 13-2 lead over the Negaunee Miners.
The Negaunee Miners scored the first point of the second quarter with a free throw shot from Hailee Richards to trail 13-3. The Negaunee Miners scored the first field goal of the second quarter and decreased the Redettes lead to 13-5. The Marquette Redettes regained a double digit lead late in the second quarter and continued to dominate the game. The Negaunee Miners finished the first half of the game trailing 23-6 on Sunny.FM.
The Marquette Redettes speed was to much for the Negaunee Miners to handle and with 3 minutes played in the third quarter the Redettes lead 29-6. Aleda Johnson scored a field goal and the extra point for the Negaunee Miners halfway through the quarter, and decreased the Redettes lead to 29-9. Ashley Tresedder scored two quick baskets late in the quarter, but the Redettes led 37-13 against the Negaunee Miners at the end of the third.
The Negaunee Miners came into the fourth quarter playing good ball and with were able to decrease the Redettes point lead to 42-20 with the quarter half over. The Negaunee Miners put up a great effort, but the Marquette Redettes walked away with the win 56-27.
The Marquette Redettes defeated the Negaunee Miners (56-27) on Sunny.FM.
Join us tomorrow night February 25th, 2015, as the Negaunee Miners Boys Basketball team host the Westwood Patriots. Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson will call the game LIVE on Sunny.FM. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game Show will start around 7:00pm and the game will follow at 7:30pm.
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