The Ishpeming Hematites Were Defeated by The West Iron County Wykons 59-47 on WRUP 98.3
Written by Lauren Bareiss on March 2, 2021
Marquette, MI – March 2, 2021 – The Ishpeming Hematites Boys basketball team lost a hard-fought game to the West Iron County Wykons 59-47. The full game broadcast was live on WRUP 98.3 with your voices of Ishpeming Basketball Tyler Young and Bob Nadeau.
West Iron played well, going 17 of 18 from the free throw line, while the Hematites struggled, 0 for 6 from the line. Ishpeming made a late push to draw within 10 points, but West Iron County handled it well and earned the win.
Ishpeming is now 0-8 on the year, with their next game being a David-and-Goliath matchup with the best boys team in the U.P., the Iron Mountain Mountaineers, who carry the best player in the U.P., Foster Wonders. Tune in for the play-by-play action on Friday starting with a 6:45pm Pre-Game Show!