03/05/15 Negaunee, Michigan – The Negaunee Miners Boys Basketball team hosted the Gwinn Modeltowners in their last regular season game. Carl Leander Johnson, the voice of the Negaunee Miners and Jesse Anderson were there to bring you all the exciting action on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners came out of the gates scoring. Rob Loy started with the first basket, followed up with a 3 point shot and another basket from Dre Tuominen to give the Miners a 8-0 lead in the first minute and half of the first quarter. The Gwinn Modeltowners answered back with a 6 point run to trail 10-6 with the quarter half over. The first quarter ended with the Negaunee Miners leading 21-10 against the Gwinn Modeltowners on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners started the second quarter with a basket to lead 23-10. The Gwinn Modeltowners were able to pull together their offense a bit in the second quarter a decreased the Miners lead to 27-15 at the 3 minute mark. The Gwinn Modeltowners continued to chip away at the Miners lead throughout the second quarter. The Negaunee Miners led by Jay Lori’s 12 points held a 6 point lead 29-23 against the Modeltowners, at the end of the first half of the game.
The Negaunee Miners started the third quarter on the offense and led 35-23 in the first few minutes of the quarter. The Gwinn Modeltowners could not get past the Negaunee Miners defense and trailed 44-28 with just over 2 minutes left in the the third quarter. The Negaunee Miners led by 16 points to end the quarter 47-31 over the Gwinn Modeltowners on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miners continued to dominate the game in the fourth quarter and the Gwinn Modeltowners could not fight their defense. The Negaunee Miners defeated the Gwinn Modeltowners 60-43 and clinched the MPC Championship.
The Negaunee Miners defeated the Gwinn Modeltowners (60-43) on Sunny.FM.
The Negaunee Miner Girls Basketball team will be in Gwinn, Michigan
tomorrow Friday March 6th, 2015, to face the Gwinn Modeltowners in the District Final. Join Jesse Anderson for all the action. The Honor Credit Union Pre-game Show will start around 6:45pm and the game will follow at 7:00pm on Sunny.FM.
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