Sandusky Lady Redskins clinch league championship

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Thursday’s Scores
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL
#1 ranked Sandusky clinched the GTC-East championship outright with a solid 47-30 win over Harbor Beach. The Lady Redskins, now 18-0 overall and 9-0 in conference action, outscored the ‘Beach 17-8 in the third quarter to break open a close game. Haley Nelson led the way for the league champs with 14 points and Madysen Jansen had 10. Jenna Arndt paced the Harbor Beach scoring with 13 points.

Marlette rolled past Memphis 45-24 as they continued their late season winning ways. The lady Red Raiders had 11 points from Sydney Parker and 10 from Emily Schaub to post the GTC-East win.

Ubly held on to edge Brown City 45-44 thanks to 14 points from Kara Peruski and 13 from Kaitlyn Sweeney.

Reese posted a 54-21 win over GTC-West foe bad Axe and were led by Taylor Findlay’s 13 points. Brayton Meeks tossed in nine for the Lady Hatchets.
Dryden had 16 points from Jordan Peters to take a 36-22 win over North Huron Paige Woodke led the Warriors with 11 points.

Elsewhere, it was:
Elkton-Pigeon Bay Port Laker 45, Vassar 25
Peck 45, Mayville 36
Cass City 46, Unionville-Sebewaing 45
Essexville Garber 65, Millington 63
Frankenmuth 61, Otisville Lakeville 33
Kingston 62, Carsonville-Port Sanilac 10
North Branch 49, Caro 32

BOYS’ BASKETBALL
Fri. Feb. 17th
Harbor Beach at Sandusky – WTGV 97.7 7 p.m.
Marlette at Memphis
Ubly at Brown City
USA at Cass City
Reese at Bad Axe
Vassar at Laker
Peck at Mayville
Cros-Lex at Armada
Capac at Almont
Yale at Imlay City
C-PS at Kingston
Caro at North Branch

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL
Fri. Feb. 17th
Yale at Imlay City
Cros-Lex at Armada
Capac at Almont

In high school wrestling action – 19 wrestlers from the area have advanced to the regional individual tournament tomorrow, including five district champions. Joe Hayden and Collin Lieber earned titles for the Cros-Lex Pioneers with the others being Brad Gierman (38-3) of Brown City and the Marlette duo of Andrew Webster and Isiah Stewart. Lieber, who is 36-0 at 152 lbs., was a state finalist a year ago while Hayden is 29-3 in his 140 lb weight class. It team districts, the Cros-Lex Pioneers won their sixth straight team title and took on Birch Run in the regional semi-finals earlier this week. Marlette had advanced to their district team finals by defeating Brown City in a close match before falling to host Mayville.