Panthers top Trojans in EUP Conference battle

By Scott Nason
“The Game” ESPN 1400
TheGameSportsShow.podbean.com

The Pickford Panthers girls’ basketball team stayed atop the Eastern Upper Peninsula Conference standings, as they defeated the Cedarville Trojans, 52-44, on Monday night at the Purple Palace. Pickford (7-2) is at St. Ignace on Tuesday night. Cedarville (5-2) is at DeTour on Tuesday night.

The St. Ignace girls’ basketball team improved to 7-3 on the season, as they crushed Manistique, 68-28, at the Iggy Zone on Monday night. The Saints will be home once again on Tuesday night, as they host Pickford. 

Other girls’ basketball games on Tuesday night sees Rudyard at Brimley and Newberry traveling to Engadine.

In boys’ basketball from Monday night the St. Ignace Saints saw their four game losing streak snapped at the Iggy Zone, as Manistique earned a 66-62 road win. St. Ignace (6-3) are home to Pickford on Tuesday night. 

Boys’ basketball on Tuesday night sees Brimley travel to Rudyard, in EUP Conference play. You can hear that game on Country 105 in the “EUP Game of the Week”, with Scott Nason and Ray Bell, starting with the pregame show around 7:00 p.m. 

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

Cheboygan (4-0) SAC (4-1) Overall
Rudyard (3-0) SAC (8-1) Overall
St. Ignace (2-2) SAC (7-3) Overall
Sault (2-4) SAC (2-8) Overall
Newberry (0-5) SAC (4-6) Overall

EUPC Boys Basketball Standings

Rudyard (5-0) EUPC (8-1) Overall
Cedarville (4-1) EUPC (5-3) Overall
Newberry (4-1) EUPC (4-6) Overall
DeTour (2-3) EUPC (2-5) Overall
Brimley (2-4) EUPC (3-5) Overall
Pickford (2-5) EUPC (2-6) Overall
Engadine (0-4) EUPC (2-7) Overall

SAC Girls Basketball Standings

Sault (6-0) SAC (10-0) Overall
St. Ignace (2-2) SAC (6-3) Overall
Cheboygan (2-2) SAC (3-2) Overall
Newberry (1-4) SAC (4-6) Overall
Rudyard (0-3) SAC (5-3) Overall

EUPC Girls Basketball Standings

Pickford (6-1) EUPC (7-2) Overall
Rudyard (5-1) EUPC (5-3) Overall
Cedarville (4-2) EUPC (5-2) Overall
Newberry (3-2) EUPC (4-6) Overall
Engadine (1-4) EUPC (4-6) Overall
Brimley (1-5) EUPC (1-5) Overall
DeTour (0-5) EUPC (0-6) Overall

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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