Johannesburg-Lewiston Upsets No. 2 Pellston

JOHANNESBURG – Johannesburg-Lewiston recorded an 81-65 upset win over Division 4 No. 2 Pellston on Tuesday in Ski Valley Conference action.

The Cardinals (9-5, 7-3) held a 36-30 lead at the half and led 59-53 after three quarters.

Tuesday’s win avenged a 67-62 loss for the Cardinals back on Dec. 12.

Tanner Byard led the Hornets with 26 points while Blake Cassidy tallied 24.

Johannesburg-Lewiston travels to Central Lake on Thursday, while Pellston (13-2, 9-2) visits Mancelona next Tuesday.

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