Michigan High School Basketball - Negaunee nips Marquette
(February 13, 2014: Marquette, MI 49855) Negaunee Miners (Negaunee, MI) backers were pleased Thursday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Marquette Redmen (Marquette, MI), 61-55 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Negaunee upgrades its record to 15-1 on the campaign. The Miners travel to Westwood (Ishpeming, MI) to play the Patriots in a Mid-Peninsula bout on Wednesday, February 19. The Patriots come into the bout with a record of 5-7. Westwood won 44-35 in their recent league bout against Norway (Norway, MI)
Next up, the Redmen play the Kingsford Flivvers (Kingsford, MI) in a Great Northern U.P. bout, on Friday, February 14. Marquette will attempt to upgrade on its 13-1 season record. The Flivvers come into the bout with a 5-10 record after their 40-25 non-league win over Iron Mountain (Iron Mountain, MI).