ST. NICHOLAS — The Class D boys district basketball tournament is still eight weeks away, but all indications are the Superior Central location will be wide open.
That was underlined here Monday night as winless Big Bay de Noc gave Mid Peninsula all it wanted before the host Wolverines ...
ESCANABA — A quick start, balanced scoring and strong defense added up to an impressive victory Monday night for the Escanaba girls basketball team.
The Eskymos built a quick 9-2 lead, expanded it to 32-23 at halftime and cruised to a 61-41 Great Northern Conference win against visiting ...
RAPID RIVER — The North Central boys basketball team used tough defense and hot shooting early on to defeat Rapid River Monday to bring its consecutive wins streak to 63 games.
The Jets (8-0) forced 15 turnovers and shot 17-33 (52 percent) in the first half to knock off the Rockets (1-6) ...
CRYSTAL FALLS — The second-ranked Bark River-Harris boys seized the momentum when they needed it most Monday night in a 67-52 basketball triumph over the Forest Park Trojans.
BR-H led just 45-42 late in the third quarter of the Skyline Central Conference contest before it began to pull ...
CARNEY — When the Carney-Nadeau boys needed a hoop, Hunter Eichhorn delivered Monday night as the fourth-ranked Wolves posted a 59-46 basketball triumph over the previously unbeaten Munising Mustangs.
Eichhorn, who drained six 3-point shots, finished with 32 points. He had 15 in the fourth ...
ESCANABA — Expect to see a change in the Upper Peninsula boys basketball poll next week after top-ranked Negaunee suffered its first loss of the season Monday.
The Miners fell to No. 3 Marquette 57-53 in a non-conference barn-burner at Marquette. Alex DuVall, who scored 24 points for the ...
MARQUETTE — The Gladstone swim team competed in the Marquette Splash and Dash sprint meet Saturday. The non-point meet consisted of 50 yards of each stroke and the 100 IM.
The girls team won four events while the boys team won one event.
“This was a good meet to see how our swimmers ...
ISHPEMING — The Gladstone High School boys bowling team lost three of four matches here Saturday. The Braves beat L’Anse 35-5 and lost to Ishpeming 25-15, Marquette 29-11 and to an unnamed school 21-19. Alec Miron’s 200 game highlighted the day.
The Gladstone girls fielded a full team ...
Menominee, Munising at BR, 6
Gwinn at Gladstone, 7:15
Westwood at Escanaba, 7:30
Gladstone at Marquette, 7:15
Stephenson at Sup. Central, 7:30
Carney at Rapid River, 7:30
Big Bay de Noc at North Central, ...
Mid Peninsula 57, Big Bay de Noc 51
Bark River-Harris 67, Forest Park 52
N. Central 75, Rapid River 42
Carney-Nadeau 59, Munising 46
Norway 56, North Dickinson 47
Menominee 72, Stephenson 27
Marquette 57, Negaunee 53
Houghton 55, West Iron ...
ESCANABA — Ean Bevins of Escanaba was the 152-pound winner at the wrestling match against Gladstone Thursday. It was indicated in the story that Brandon Cooper of Escanaba was the winner, but Cooper wrestles for Gladstone and was pinned in that match. Alex Chouinard of Gladstone was listed as ...
WELLS — Playing for the third time in as many days can be challenging for any hockey team.
Escanaba, however, appeared to be no worse for wear Sunday as it skated to a 5-1 victory over the University of Detroit Jesuit Cubs at the Hannahville Ice & Turf Complex.
The victory enabled ...
By Burt Angeli
Iron Mountain Daily News
KINGSFORD — Iron Mountain’s Aaron Bolo remained unbeaten and earned the outstanding wrestler award at the Ray Mariucci Invitational on Saturday.
Bolo pinned Munising’s Colin Murdock in the second period to win the 189-pound title. This was ...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Aaron Rodgers didn’t need another Hail Mary this time.
Maybe just call it a “Half Mary.”
Rodgers threw a 36-yard pass to a toe-dragging Jared Cook on the sideline, and Mason Crosby kicked a 51-yard field goal on the next play as time expired, sending the ...
By Tim Dahlberg
AP Sports Columnist
There’s been a certain sense of inevitability about this season ever since Tom Brady returned from suspension and started making everything look easy for the New England Patriots.
After Sunday’s heart-stopping finish in Dallas, it’s now joined by ...
ISHPEMING — The Escanaba High School girls bowling team improved to 6-0 Saturday with a pair of victories3, beating Calumet 33-7 and Westwood 36-4.
Dakota Cloutier had a 213 game 559 series against Calumet while Kelsey Polequin had a 215 game and Maria Backlund had a 202. Against ...
GLADWIN — The Manistique wrestlers recovered from a slow start in time to win their final two matches in Saturday’s Gladwin Invitational.
Manistique fell to Shepherd 45-36, Leroy Pine River (39-36) and Mio-AuSable (45-30), then beat Standish-Sterling 42-39 and Whittemore-Prescott ...
Kingsford at Manistique, 5
Menominee at Escanaba, 7:30
Big Bay de Noc at Mid Peninsula, 7:30
N. Central at Rapid River, 7:30
BR-H at Forest Park, 7:30
Munising at Carney-Nadeau, 8
Escanaba 5, Detroit Jesuit 1
Bay City Central 3, Escanaba 2
Marquette 5, Big Rapids 1
Calumet 2, Detroit Jesuit 1
Hancock 4, Dearborn Divine Child 3
Port Huron Northern 3, Sault Ste. Marie 2
Sault 53, TC Central ...