Sanford Meridian Cruises Past Oscoda for Regional Title

HOUGHTON LAKE – Seventh-ranked Sanford Meridian captured a Division 3 regional championship with a 65-44 win over previously unbeaten and ninth-ranked Oscoda on Thursday.

The Mustangs (23-1) took a 15-12 lead to the second quarter and extended their lead to 31-16 at the half.

With the loss, Oscoda ends its year at 24-1.

Sanford Meridian will take on No. 3 Iron Mountain in a state quarterfinal Tuesday at Petoskey. Iron Mountain a 66-52 loss on Thursday.

Tuesday’s game is slated for a 7 p.m. start.

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