Prep sports: Negaunee girls cited for academics

NEGAUNEE – Members of the Negaunee High School girls basketball team have earned Academic All-State honors from the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan (BCAM).

Coach Brandon Sager’s club posted a collective 3.877 GPA for the third-highest ranking in the state in Class C.

Negaunee was the only Upper Peninsula school to be ranked in the top 10 academically in any of the four classes.

Superiorland schools making the BCAM honorable mention lists were: Class C: Ishpeming, 3.628; Gwinn, 3.542; Newberry, 3.408; and Westwood, 3.383. Class D: Munising, 3.630; and Superior Central, 3.314.