Pickford girls win season opener (Photos)

By Scott Nason
“The Game” ESPN 1400

The Pickford Panthers girls varsity basketball team started their 2021 season in Newberry on Tuesday night, and cruised to a 65-26 victory in Eastern Upper Peninsula Conference play.

Tonight Sault High (1-0) will be Cheboygan in girls Straits Area Conference action.

In boys basketball, Rudyard (1-0) fresh off their opening night win at Sault High will travel to Cedarville to take on the Trojans to open up their EUP Conference play. You can hear the call of that game on Country 105 in the EUP Game of the Week with Matt Pocket, starting with the pre-game show around 7:15. Sault High (0-1) will host Cheboygan and Pickford will tip off their season at Newberry in other area boys basketball games.

The Sault High Blue Devil hockey team is at home tonight as they face the Cheboygan Chiefs at Big Bear Arena. Dave Watson will have the call on 1230 WSOO starting with the pregame show at 6:50.

Photo Credit: Jim Lehocky

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Scott Nason

Scott Nason

Scott is Host of “The Game” Monday nights on ESPN 1400 as well as the play-by-play announcer for the Soo Eagles hockey games. You can hear Scott's podcasts at www.thegamesportsshow.podbean.com

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