Ishpeming Hematites Boys Basketball – Ishpeming Hematites (41) VS Marquette Redmen (51) on 98.3 WRUP 2/11/2014
Written by Eric Tasson on February 11, 2014
2/11/2014 Ishpeming, Michigan — On this Tuesday evening, the Marquette Redmen traveled down to Ishpeming, Michigan to take on the Ishpeming Hematites on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP. Award-winning announcers Mike Plourde and Bob Nadeau brought you all the action from the Ishpeming High School Gymnasium on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP. As always, during the pregame show around 7:20pm, Mike and Bob ran down the stats for the game. What’s to be expected for the Ishpeming Hematites and the Marquette Redmen? Mike and Bob covered it all from A to Z!
Ishpeming’s record this Basketball season currently stands at 12 and 4. The Marquette Redmen and the Ishpeming Hematites are two of the best teams in the U.P.! The starting lineups were announced, and the first quarter kicked off at 7:40pm with Mike & Bob on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP.
Mike Plourde and Bob Nadeau were very excited for the outcome of this game on Tuesday night on 98.3 WRUP. The clock was running in the first quarter and the score was tied up with the Hematites and the Redmen 3-3. In the first quarter the Marquette Redmen take a 30 second time out. The Ishpeming Hematites lead the Marquette Redmen 9-5 with about 3 minutes left to go in first quarter action. With only a few seconds left in the first quarter, the Redmen trail the Hematites 12-5 on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP. The first quarter ends with the Hematites in the lead, 12-7.
“With only 6 minutes left to play in the second, the Hematites lead the Redmen 16-7” said Mike Plourde. With under 5 minutes to play, the Redmen can’t seem to bring down the Hematites, and the Hematites lead the Redmen 19-14 on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP – Palmer/Marquette. The Marquette Redmen trail the Hematites by 3 points with only about 3 minutes left to play in the first half. The Ishpeming Hematites had the Basketball with 1:24 left to go in the second quarter. The first half comes to a close with the Hematites in the lead over the Redmen 24-21 on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP.
During halftime Mike Plourde said “The Ishpeming Hematites have not trailed once so far during this game.”
Second half of action has kicked off on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP. Mike & Bob are bringing you all the action on this Tuesday evening from Ishpeming, Michigan. The Hematites lead the Redmen 29-24. Between the Marquette Redmen and Ishpeming Hematites, this has been a neck and neck game thus far! Bob Nadeau said “Marquette apparently brought their sixth man with them tonight.” For the first time in the game, the Redmen take the lead over the Hematites 32-29. The third quarter ends with the Redmen in the lead 37-31.
Can the Ishpeming Hematites get back in the lead in the fourth quarter? They have a fighting chance! The Marquette Redmen lead the Ishpeming Hematites in the fourth quarter 40-35. Big points by Bobby Zhulki of the Marquette Redmen in the fourth quarter. “Marquette is becoming more deliberate here” said Bob Nadeau. The Redmen lead the Hematites 42-36 in the fourth quarter on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP. It’s a 10 point game with only 2 minutes left to play! The Marquette Redmen couldn’t be beat and they defeated the Ishpeming Hematites 51-41.
The Marquette Redmen defeat the Ishpeming Hematites 51-41 on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP.
Join Mike Plourde and Bob Nadeau on Thursday, February 13th as the Ishpeming Hematites battle the Escanaba Eskimos from Escanaba, Michigan. Mike & Bob will be on-air with the pregame around 7:20pm on Real Classic Rock 98.3 WRUP.
98.3 WRUP – The official home of the Ishpeming Hematites in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan!