Iron River Shamco falls in Gold Medal finals

HERMANSVILLE – Sam Larson’s 32 points powered Kakuk’s to a Class D championship with a 64-58 win over Shamco at the 76th Annual Gold Medal Classic basketball tournament Friday night.

Paul Angeli’s 19 points led Shamco, a team out of Iron River. Ryan Shamion added 10 more for Shamco.

In junior high boys action, Bark River-Harris had no problem with Stephenson.

The Class E championship was a late game Friday night.

Tournament continues today through Sunday. Forest Park standout Lexi Gussert is scheduled to play for the McNeil Oilers women’s entry in a 7 p.m. contest.

Sunday’s action, starting at 10 a.m., will see championships decided later in the day in Class A, EE and B along with the women’s and junior high boys divisions.