Tigers Win Earl McKee Holiday Tournament


Benton Harbor  70,   Paw Paw  55
Bridgman  52,   New Buffalo  46    2 OT

Benton Harbor won its Early McKee Holiday Tournament Championship with a 70-55 win over Paw Paw. The Tigers opened the game on an 8-0 run and never trailed. Benton Harbor led by as many as 23 points but the Redskins put up a good fight not letting them run away. Nick Klingel led Paw Paw with a game high 24 points. Jaton Gunn scored 19 for Benton Harbor. Paw Paw’s Tanner Eubank finished with 13 points to eclipse the 1,000 career point mark.

In the consolation game, Bridgman outlasted New Buffalo 52-46 in double overtime. Shivam Patel poured in a game high 26 points for the Bees, Nick Knowlton added 22. New Buffalo got 13 points apiece from Elisha Dryden and Marques Artz.