Michigan High School Basketball - Iron Mountain can't hold off IshpemingJanuary 10, 2019: Iron Mountain, MI 49801
The Iron Mountain Mountaineers basketball team (Iron Mountain, MI), was nudged 42-39 in Thursday's league battle with the visiting Ishpeming Hematites (Ishpeming, MI)
The Hematites now possess a 2-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to West Iron County for a Western Peninsula battle on Monday, January 14. Ishpeming will battle a Wykons team coming off a 49-48 league win over Menominee (Menominee, MI). The Wykons record now stands at 7-2.
The Mountaineers (5-6) will now prepare for their battle against Westwood (Ishpeming, MI). The Patriots come into the Western Peninsula battle with a 10-0 record. In their last battle, Westwood edged Houghton (Houghton, MI), 54-39, in a league battle.