Skippers need some wins in their final three regular-season games and also some
help from a few opponents in their bid for a spot in the NJCAA District
tournament next month at the SC4 Fieldhouse.
Dale Vos’ squad defeated Henry Ford College 81-72, Friday, Feb. 17, to pull
within one game of the Hawks for seventh place in the MCCAA Eastern Conference
standings. The Skippers are 3-10 in the league and 9-15 overall. Henry Ford
slipped to 4-8 and 7-15.
Skippers travel to Mott CC Wednesday, Feb. 22, before closing league play at
home against Schoolcraft College Saturday, Feb. 25, and Delta College, Monday,
Ford has four games remaining on its schedule, including home contests with
Macomb CC, Wayne County CCD and Oakland CC. The Hawks travel to Alpena CC
Saturday, Feb. 25.
forward Quintin Johnson paced the Skippers against Henry Ford with 19 points
and nine rebounds. He was one of five players to score in double figures.
Freshman Jermaine Drake, a Port Huron High grad, added 14 points, while Andrae
Powell and Northern grad Kodi Badger each had 13. Tyree Gibbs turned in a
strong all-around game with 12 points, eight rebounds and eight assists.
Published: Feb. 21, 2017
Eastern Conference Game **must qualify to participate
Head Coach: Dale R. VosAssistant Coaches: Craig Archer and Brendalle Smith Director of Athletics: Dale R.
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