Lions win pair of games vs. Samsons

HANCOCK – The Finlandia basketball teams celebrated senior night in style Wednesday, with a pair of victories over Gogebic Community College.

Finlandia (12-10) won the women’s game, 66-49. Watersmeet native Marissa Burke led the Lady Lions with 17 points in the final home game of her career. Samantha Ofstad paced G.C.C. (20-7) with a game high 19 points.

The Finlandia men (12-13) took down Gogebic C.C. (16-13), 81-66. Tyler Koski scored 19 points for the Lions. Koski was one of four players to score in double figures for Finlandia. Michael Harris scored 20 points to lead the Samsons.