Manton Upsets No. 1 McBain for District Title

ROSCOMMON – The Manton boys basketball team upset rival and top-ranked McBain, 54-48, to win a Class C district championship on Friday.

The win snapped a long losing streak to the Ramblers and gave the Rangers their first postseason victory over McBain since 1999.

The Rangers (18-4) took a 14-12 lead after one quarter and led 28-24 at the half.

Friday’s loss was the first of the season for McBain, as it wraps up its year at 21-1.

Manton will face Glen Lake in a regional semifinal Monday at Houghton Lake. 

Categories: Boys Basketball