Jeffers boys dump Dollar Bay

PAINESDALE – Jeffers drained nine three-pointers to see off Dollar Bay 56-39 in Copper Country Conference play Tuesday night.

The Jets (7-5, 5-1 CCC) got three triples apiece from Alex Outinen and Tanner Nicholas, with two more from Brant Ryynanen and one from Zachary Nicholas.

Jeffers led 19-5 after a quarter and 29-12 at the half.

“Our press gave them a lot of trouble. I thought we were able to dictate the tempo,” Jets coach Duane Snell said.

Outinen led all scorers with 16 points, while Ryynanen kicked in 14.

“Brant Ryynanen and Alex Outinen had their usual steady games,” Snell said.

Carl Kangas and Steven Joyal scored 13 points apiece for the Bays (0-11).

DB is at Watersmeet Thursday. Jeffers’ next game is Friday at Calumet.

Dollar Bay 5 7 13 14 – 39

Jeffers 19 10 18 9 – 56

Dollar Bay – Carl Kangas 13, Steven Joyal 13, Cameron Ringler 4, Justin Rogan 9; FT: 9-13; Fouls: 12; Fouled out: none; 3-point field goals: Joyal 4.

Jeffers – Alex Outinen 16, Tanner Nicholas 9, Zachary Nicholas 7, Brant Ryynanen 14, Myles Rajala 8, Christopher Outinen 2; FT: 5-9; Fouls: 13; Fouled out: none; 3-point field goals: A. Outinen 3, T. Nicholas 3, Z. Nicholas 1, Ryynanen 2.