Protecting the glorious title
The Beulah Miners entered the Region 7 tournament with a spotless record and looked poised to take their title protection duties to Minot for the state tournament. In the first round of the region tournament the Miners defeated Hettinger-Scranton and in the second round they defeated Mott-Regent. The only team left in the Miners’ way were the Dickinson Trinity Titans.
The Miners won the tipoff but struggled to score early on. The Miners first five possessions of the game consisted of four missed shots and a turnover. The Titans led 4-0 with 5:16 remaining in the opening quarter.