Negaunee, Michigan– 12/08/2017– This Friday night the basketball lady Miners took on the Houghton Gremlins in Negaunee. The Miners came into this game with a 3-0 record while the Gremlins had a 1-0 record. Brady Guilbault and Jesse Anderson brought you all of the in-game action on Sunny.FM 101.9.
There was a defensive battle between the two teams throughout the first quarter. Abby Nelson was the first person to score in the game with a great hook shot for the Miners. The Gremlins took the lead for a short period of time but the Miners fought back and by the end of the first quarter, Negaunee took the lead 14-13. In the second quarter the Miner girls showed a lot of great offensive plays. Natalie Bartle actually scored three old-fashioned 3 point shots in the second quarter! 41-24 was the score at the end of the third quarter with the Miners leading the Gremlins.
The third quarter started off really quick for the Miners as Abbey Nelson put up a nice two pointer. All five of the starters for the Miners were able to defend and make shots- a perfect team. Brady and Jesse agreed that there was nothing to complain about the Miners this year so far and it seems to be a trend that is sticking. 63-30 was the score at the end of the third quarter with Negaunee in the lead over Houghton. This was a great game defensively and offensively for the Miners as they kept their commanding lead over the Gremlins to bring their record up to 4-0 for this sports season. 74-44 was the final score of this game!
74-44 Miners defeated the Gremlins
Join Brady Guilbault and Jesse Anderson next week Tuesday, December 12th as the Negaunee Girls Basketball team takes on the Marquette Redettes for 7:30pm. Tune in at Sunny.FM 101.9. GO MINERS!!