Three reach 30 at Gold Medal hoops

HERMANSVILLE – Three players eclipsed 30 points in Tuesday night Gold Medal basketball action.

In Class EE, Juice Promotions edged Whitens Dry Kiln 70-68. Lucas Moreau led Juice with 32 points to get past Whitens, which was led by Trevor Ekberg’s 32 points.

In Class D, Sam Larson netted 32 points to lead Kakuk past Juice Promotions 87-79. Mike and Jake Polfus each poured in 19 for Juice.

Vintage squeaked by Ameriprise Financial 56-55, led by Marvin Charette’s 23 points. Logan O’Neil totaled 20 for Ameriprise.

Also Tuesday, Norway downed Hannahville in a junior high contest.

Wednesday’s scheduled games begin at 6 p.m. with Superior Welding taking on Shamco in Class D. Hannahville and North Central clash in junior high action at 7 p.m. followed by Getz Milk Dairy versus Juice Promotions in Class EE and Kakuk against McNeil Oilers in Class D.

The 76th annual tournament runs through Sunday. MHSAA Miss Basketball Lexi Gussert is expected to suit up for the McNeil Oilers women’s team on Saturday.