Three Alger County players gain All-CUP boys hoops honors

MARQUETTE – A trio of Alger County boys basketball players have gained first-team All-Central U.P. League honors in voting by conference coaches.

Senior guard Gage Webster of Munising, as well as senior forward Trevor Maki and senior center Matt Verbrigghe of Superior Central, earned first Ttam laurels.

In addition, Munising senior guard Mike Mannisto and SC senior guard Tyler Kienitz were named to the All-CUP Defensive Team.

Matt Branstrom of Mid Peninsula, a senior center, picked up league most valuable player honors; senior Carney-Nadeau guard Wade Schetter earned the CUP Defensive Player of the Year nod.