HARRIS — Scoring against Forest Park’s zone defense was difficult for the Bark River-Harris boys in the first half of Monday night’s basketball game.
The Broncos then regained their shooting touch in the second half, but it wasn’t quite enough to prevent them from dropping a 63-57 ...
MARQUETTE — The Gladstone girls enjoyed a productive day in the pool Saturday, taking the gold medal in three events in the Marquette Splash & Dash Invitational swim meet.
Gladstone’s Abbey Rouleau, Kristen Williams, Liz Stephenson and Taylor McFarlane set a meet record in the ...
Here is this week’s high school girls’ and boys’ basketball poll as voted on by a panel from the Upper Peninsula sportswriters and Sportscasters Association:
School Record Pts
1. St. Ignace (3) 8-0 31
2. Negaunee (3) 9-0 ...
By Steve Brownlee
Marquette Mining Journal
MARQUETTE — Did your kids spend the recent holiday time off lounging around on the coach, watching TV, or more likely, playing video games?
A group of more than a dozen teens spent their time much more productively on Dec. 30 trying to bowl ...
MARINETTE — The Escanaba bowling team lost three of its four matches during the Marinette Invitational Saturday.
The girls’ A team was the only winner for Esky as it posted a 40-0 victory over a young Menominee team. Lindsey Juhl led Esky with a 529 series and Dakota Cloutier added a 194 ...
Manistique, Munising, Menominee at BR-Harris, 6
Escanaba at Marquette, 7
North Central at Big Bay, 6
Marquette at Gladstone, 7:20
Manistique at Munising, 7:30
Rapid River at C-N, 8
Mid Peninsula at ...
ANN ARBOR — Michigan earned a spot in The Associated Press college basketball poll and almost lost it on the same day.
Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman made two free throws with 1.2 seconds left, lifting the 23rd-ranked Wolverines to a 68-67 win over Maryland on Monday night.
Kevin Huerter ...
DETROIT — Stephen Silas wrapped up his stint as Charlotte’s acting head coach with a win.
Kemba Walker scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half, and the Hornets pulled away in the fourth quarter of a 118-107 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Monday. Silas, Charlotte’s associate ...
ESCANABA — Four years had passed since Escanaba High School graduate Brandon Robinette last played basketball in his hometown.
The junior forward made it a happy homecoming Saturday afternoon while helping Finlandia University post a 97-77 victory over the Bay College Norse in the Northern ...
ESCANABA — The Escanaba gymnastics team placed fourth in its home invitational Saturday for its first meet in more than a year.
“Overall the girls did well,” said Esky coach Lyndsey Rogers. “The first meet of the season is always nerve wracking especially for those who are new to the ...
KINGSFORD — Gladstone’s five-year championship reign in the Ray Mariucci Invitational wrestling tournament ended Saturday as it finished runner-up to Marquette.
The Redmen scored 210 1/2 points in the 18th annual tourney. Gladstone finished with 203. Westwood took third at 139 1/2 and ...
Here are results from the Pee-Wee and Squirt Regional Tournament (round robin) played Saturday and Sunday at the Hannahville Turf & Ice Complex:
Game 1: 10U Squirt, Marquette Elks 5, Dickinson Area Hockey Association 0.
Game 2: 12U Pee-Wee, Manistique 8, Munising Renze ...
TRAVERSE CITY — The Escanaba Eskymos moved within two games of .500 this weekend, posting a pair of hockey victories in the Traverse City North-South Showcase.
Esky (4-6) blanked Romeo 4-0 Friday, then skated past Portage Central 6-2 Saturday.
The Eskymos fired 51 shots on goal against ...
Gladstone Invitational, 6
Mid Peninsula at Big Bay de Noc, 6
Carney-Nadeau at Munising, 7:30
Forest Park at Bark River-Harris, 7:30
Rapid River at North Central, 7:30
Escanaba at Menominee, ...
ESCANABA — The Escanaba gymnastics team will host its own invitational Saturday at the Escanaba High School gymnasium.
Along with Esky the meet will include Negaunee, Marquette, Superior 7 and Washburn, Wis. Superior 7 has gymnasists from Baraga, Calumet, Chassell, Hancock, Houghton, ...
HARRIS — When a basketball team turns the ball over just seven times it usually stands a pretty good chance of winning.
The Bark River-Harris boys indeed kept their turnovers down, but were colder than the great outdoors from the floor and fell to the Norway Knights 64-41 Friday ...
A look at the upcoming week around the Big Ten Conference:
GAME OF THE WEEKEND: Michigan at No. 4 Michigan State, Saturday. The Wolverines (14-4, 3-2 Big Ten) are plenty motivated after their 1-point home loss to Purdue on Tuesday. The Spartans (16-2, 4-1) are in a lull after losing to Ohio ...