Gold Medal basketball

HERMANSVILLE – Josh St. Juliana scored 24 points and Niagara 141 Auto Sales downed Iron Mountain Threads Design 47-43 in the 75th Gold Medal Classic basketball tournament Friday at the Community Center gym.

Geoff Smart’s 20 points led Threads in the Class E contest.

In another game Friday, Hermansville Day’s Auto edged Classic Auto Body 34-33 in junior high girls.

Gold Medal publicity director Frank Rodman, a legendary promoter in the U.P. Sports Hall of Fame, reported a “full house” for Friday’s games,

Tourney games start at 9 this morning and wind up with a 9 p.m. contest. Sunday’s schedule runs from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.