Bluejackets– in pursuit of fifth straight tourney title– beat Duluth Marshall 64-53
Cambridge-Isanti began its defense of the past five titles at the Hibbing Boys Basketball Holiday Tourney by holding off Duluth Marshall 64-53 in the Dec. 28 opener. The Bluejackets will next face Chisholm in the Dec. 29 semifinals (6 p.m.), matching up C-I Coach Mike McDonald against his father, Bluestreak Coach Bob McDonald.
Hibbing, coached by Mike’s younger brother Joel McDonald, will take on Mora in the other semifinal. The championship game will be 7:45 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 30.