Johnston Wins No. 728 in Beaverton’s Victory over Houghton Lake

HOUGHTON LAKE – The Beaverton boys basketball team registered a 47-24 Jack Pine Conference win over Houghton Lake on Friday, as coach Roy Johnston earned his 728th career victory.

The win moves Johnston into a tie with the legendary Lofton Greene, who set the mark in 1984.  

The Beavers (10-1, 8-0) took a 9-6 lead after the first quarter but trailed 15-13 at the half.

Houghton Lake (5-5, 3-5) hosts Sanford Meridian on Wednesday, while Beaverton welcomes in Farwell. 

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