The Big Bay de Noc Black Bears and the Manistique Emeralds squared off in the regular season finale Thursday night in Manistique. Following a slow start and after battling it out for three quarters, the Emeralds put the Bears away late in the third quarter on their way to a 53-39 win. Above left: The Bears Cole Potvin got things started with this bucket early in the first quarter. Above right: Clayton Bradshaw hit from behind the arc to put the Bears up 9-6 when the quarter came to an end. 40p1.jpg