Boys Varsity Basketball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
CHEBOYGAN, MI - The Alpena Boys Basketball team blew open a close game in the 2nd Quarter to cruise to an 80-42 non-conference victory over Cheboygan on Tuesday night. Trailing 18-10 after the first quarter, Cheboygan scored five quick points to cut the Wildcat lead to 18-15. That was as close the Chiefs would get as Alpena outscored the Chiefs 22-2 in the 2nd quarter to take a 40-17 lead at the half. Chris DeRocher caught fire in the 3rd quarter as he scored 18 of his game-high 25 points to pace Alpena to a 62-31 lead into the final quarter. Kelley Stark scored 18 points, Jadon Duncan had ten, and Garrett Beaulieu chipped in with eight. Alpena (14-2, 4-2 BNC) will travel to Cadillac on Friday night as they are in a three-way tie for first place with Petoskey and Traverse City Central.