Negaunee Miners Girls Basketball (44) VS Calumet Copper Kings (45) on Sunny.FM 03/08/16

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The Negaunee Miners fell to the Calumet Copper Kings 45-44 in overtime on Sunny.FM.

The Negaunee Miners fell to the Calumet Copper Kings 45-44 in overtime on Sunny.FM.

Marquette, Michigan Tuesday March 8th, 2016 – The Negaunee Miners Girls Basketball team traveled to Marquette, Michigan tonight to face the Calumet Copper Kings, in the first round of regional playoffs. Jesse Anderson and Brady Guilbault were there to bring you all the exciting action from the Ferrellgas Broadcast Booth on Sunny.FM.

The Calumet Copper Kings won the tip and within a few possession won the first basket of the game, to take the early lead.  The first quarter was low scoring to start and with quarter half over the Negaunee Miners trailed 4-2.  The Negaunee Miners ended the first quarter trailing 6-2 against the Calumet Copper Kings on Sunny.FM.

The Negaunee Miners fell to the Calumet Copper Kings 45-44 in overtime on Sunny.FM.

The Negaunee Miners fell to the Calumet Copper Kings 45-44 in overtime on Sunny.FM.

The Negaunee Miners started the second quarter strong and tied the score 6-6, in the first minute.  The Miners took their first lead of the night against the Calumet Copper Kings 9-8 with 5 minutes left in the first half.  The Negaunee Miners and Calumet Copper Kings had a defensive battle in the second quarter, but the Calumet Copper Kings had a scoring run in the final seconds and led 17-10 against the Negaunee Miners.

The Negaunee Miners fell to the Calumet Copper Kings 45-44 in overtime on Sunny.FM.

The Negaunee Miners fell to the Calumet Copper Kings 45-44 in overtime on Sunny.FM.

The Calumet Copper Kings started the third quarter with a fast pace and scored 7 unanswered points in the first minute, to lead 24-10 against the Miners.  The Negaunee Miners kept their heads in the game a slowly started to creep up on the Calumet Copper Kings lead, and trailed 25-20 halfway through the third.  The Negaunee Miners took the lead away from the Calumet Copper Kings 28-25, with 1 1/2 minutes left in the game and held the lead 33-27 to end the third quarter.

The Calumet Copper Kings started the fourth quarter strong and scored a quick four points, to trail 33-31 to the Miners.  The Calumet Copper Kings reclaimed the lead from the Negaunee Miners 34-33, with 6 minutes left in the game.  The Negaunee Miners continued to fight the good fight and tied the game back up 36-36 in the final minutes.  The Negaunee Miners and the Calumet Copper Kings ended the fourth quarter tied 41-41, to force overtime.

The Negaunee Miners put up a well fought battle in overtime against the Calumet Copper Kings, but fell in a heart breaking 45-44 loss.

The Negaunee Miners Girls had a great season and hold the district championship title. Congratulations on a great season. GO MINERS!!!

The Calumet Copper Kings defeated the Negaunee Miners (45-44) on Sunny.FM.

LISTEN FULL GAME – The Calumet Copper Kings defeated the Negaunee Miners (45-44) on Sunny.FM Tuesday March 8th, 2016.mp3

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