By Scott Nason
“The Game” ESPN 1400
The Rudyard Bulldogs boys’ basketball team is seeking conference titles in the Eastern Upper Peninsula and Straits Area Conference, and put themselves in pole position to with the SAC, as they topped Cheboygan on Wednesday night, 49-31, at the Harris Kahl Gynmasium. Rudyard (10-1) ranked #9 in the latest State AP poll in Division 4, will be at Munising on Friday night.
In other boys’ basketball from Wednesday night, the Sault High Blue Devils topped Cedarville at home, 56-44. You can hear the podcast of that game with Dave Watson and Ray Bell at Sault vs Cedarville Boys B-Ball 3-10-21 (podbean.com). Sault High (3-8) will be at Cheboygan on Friday in SAC play. Cedarville (5-3) is home to Pickford. DeTour knocked off Pickford, 62-48. DeTour (3-5) is at Newberry on Friday, while Pickford (2-8) is at Cedarville on Friday. Newberry fell to Munising on the road, 66-31. Newberry (4-7) is home to DeTour on Friday.
The Rudyard Bulldogs girls’ has won five games in a row, after a Tuesday night win at Brimley, the Bulldogs traveled to Cheboygan on Wednesday night and topped the Chiefs, 49-46. Rudyard (7-3) will host the Chiefs on Saturday.
The undefeated Sault High Blue Devil girls’ basketball team will be in action on Thursday night as they host Cheboygan. You can hear that game on 1230 WSOO with Dave Watson and Ray Bell, starting with the tip-off show at 7:00 p.m. In other girls’ basketball games on Thursday, Pickford is at Cedarville, while DeTour travels to Newberry.
You can hear more about high school sports, and other local, regional, and national sports, on this Monday night’s edition of “The Game” on ESPN 1400. You can find the podcast of the show The Game 3-8-21 (podbean.com).
SAC Boys Basketball Standings
Rudyard (4-0) SAC (10-1) Overall
Cheboygan (4-1) SAC (4-2) Overall
St. Ignace (2-2) SAC (8-3) Overall
Sault (2-4) SAC (3-8) Overall
Newberry (0-5) SAC (4-7) Overall
EUPC Boys Basketball Standings
Rudyard (6-0) EUPC (10-1) Overall
Cedarville (4-1) EUPC (5-4) Overall
Newberry (4-1) EUPC (4-7) Overall
DeTour (3-3) EUPC (3-5) Overall
Brimley (2-5) EUPC (3-6) Overall
Pickford (2-6) EUPC (2-8) Overall
Engadine (0-4) EUPC (2-7) Overall
SAC Girls Basketball Standings
Sault (6-0) SAC (10-0) Overall
St. Ignace (2-2) SAC (7-3) Overall
Cheboygan (2-3) SAC (3-3) Overall
Newberry (1-4) SAC (5-6) Overall
Rudyard (1-3) SAC (7-3) Overall
EUPC Girls Basketball Standings
Pickford (6-1) EUPC (7-3) Overall
Rudyard (6-1) EUPC (7-3) Overall
Cedarville (5-2) EUPC (6-2) Overall
Newberry (4-2) EUPC (5-6) Overall
Engadine (1-5) EUPC (4-7) Overall
Brimley (1-6) EUPC (1-6) Overall
DeTour (0-6) EUPC (0-7) Overall
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