Redettes Lose GNC Match-Up To Escanaba Eskymos, 53-34

Redette Free-Throws

Escanaba, MI March 10th, 2021 – The Marquette Redettes made the trip to Escanaba for a Great Northern Conference match-up on Wednesday evening. You could listen to the game live on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1-99.9. The Ekymos came away with the win in their first meeting, 47-38.


First Half: Escanaba started the game off with Mari Bink draining free-throws for the first points of the night. Redette Brooklyn Michelin would even things up with a lay-up of her own. The Eskymos would then go on a 10-0 run against Marquette with Maddy Monkevich racking up five of the ten points.

Maria Millado would put an end to the run hitting a 3-pointer to bring the score to, 12-5 in favor of the Eskymos. The Redettes would also get the last shot of the quarter and score on a lay-up as time expired.

Kaleah Puskala would kick off scoring in the second quarter for the Redettes. Both teams were playing great defense under the hoop and in the paint, with various players tallying up multiple blocks. Escanaba’s Nicole Kamin was able to put up nine points in the second quarter alone and extend her team’s lead headed into the half.

Halftime: Escanaba 25, Marquette 14

Second Half: The Eskymos came out of the locker room looking to push the pace and they did just that. Mady Monkevich started things for the second half with an easy lay-up. Then Nicole Kamin would drain a 3-pointer for the Eskymos to bring them up 26 points. Kamin and Monkevich would do the majority of the scoring for the 3rd quarter.

Redettes VS Eskymos
Redettes VS Eskymos

Escanaba’s Carney Salo would hit back-to-back shots from behind the arc and add on to the already commanding Eskymo lead. Nicole Kamin would score the final bucket of the 3rd quarter and bring the score to, 48-19 heading into the final eight minutes of play.

Marquette On Offense
Marquette On Offense

After Escanaba really blowing the doors open in the 3rd it was very difficult for the Redettes to get themselves back in the game. That wouldn’t mean the Marquette Redettes would stop shooting. Maria Millado would be able to lay one in for two, and Hannah Young would make a big 3-pointer to bring the score to, 52-26.

Marquette would get some extra points put up with Escanaba being in the bonus. Ella Jezewski would be able to bring the Redettes back within 20. The Redette bench did get to play substantial minutes in the 4th quarter. Halle Paternoster would score her first points of the year via free-throws. The Redettes would go on a 12-0 in the final minutes. The lead would just be too much for the Redettes to conquer.

Final: Escanaba 53, Marquette 34

Crossroad Mini-Mart Shell Player of the Game: Nicole Kamin, Escanaba


The Redettes are back on the court Friday 3/12 when they will travel to face the Menominee Maroons. Pregame starts at 7pm EST with tip-off at 7:30pm live on 97.5 GTO!