Marinette MS stays unbeaten

MARINETTE—The Marinette Middle School seventh and eighth grade boys basketball teams both improved to 4-0 with wins over Oconto on Tuesday.

The eighth grade team took a convincing 45-29 win behind an impressive 23-point performance from Dominic Baxter. Baxter poured in 13 points in the first half as the Marines raced out to a 31-11 advantage at the break.

Chase MacGregor added six points to the win.

Meanwhile the seventh grade team escaped with a 27-25 win to remain undefeated. Kade Ducane led the way with 17 points.

Both teams will return to action on Monday when they travel to Crivitz. The seventh grade game is scheduled for a 4:30 p.m. tip-off with the eighth grade game to follow.