ESCANABA — With new plans finalized, Bark River International Raceway again will host a weekend of Short Course Off Road Racing in August.
Courtney Prost, Director of Development for the Bark River track, said Lucas Oil and three established racing tracks have formed a new partnership to ...
ESCANABA — This is the most exciting time of the year.
March Madness is in full swing as we get to scribble in our NCAA brackets who we predict will win the championship (and are usually way off), but most importantly, we get to see great games full of upsets and buzzer-beaters.
EAST LANSING — The thing about playing a loaded team with highly-touted recruits is you just never know how you compare until you get on the floor. You can read all the articles and watch as much film as you want, but until the ball is tipped, you remain skeptical.
That was Dollar Bay ...
ESCANABA — Northern Lights YMCA swimmers participated in the annual WI/U.P. State Swim Meet this past weekend in Brown Deer, WI. NLY competed against 22 other teams throughout the bi-state area, finishing 16th overall.
Anna Rouleau, competing in the girls 11-12 age group, led the way with ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michigan took all the drama out of this NCAA Tournament victory, burying Texas A&M under a barrage of 3-point shots.
After reaching the round of 16 with an improbable buzzer-beater, the Wolverines shot 62 percent from the floor and routed the Aggies 99-72 in the West ...
GLADSTONE — The Gladstone High School baseball teams are hosting the 6th Annual Meet the Teams and Coaches Breakfast Fundraiser on Sunday, April 8 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Gladstone Middle School.
The menu includes scrambled eggs, fried potatoes, ham/sausage, pancakes, gravy, biscuits, ...
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Three pitchers were ejected along with Philadelphia manager Gabe Kapler and bench coach Rob Thomson as three batters were hit by pitches during the Phillies’ 6-2 exhibition loss to Detroit Thursday.
Detroit starter Matthew Boyd and Philadelphia relievers Parker ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Leonard Hamilton is well aware of the perception that Florida State is a football school. The coach also knows that the moniker is often applied to Michigan, the Seminoles' opponent Saturday night in a most unlikely NCAA Tournament regional final.
After a lifetime of ...
At MSU-East Lansing
Clarkston vs. Warren DeLaSalle, noon
Novi vs. Holland West Ottawa, 2
River Rouge vs. Benton Harbor, 5:30
Grand Rapids Catholic Central vs. New Haven, 7:30
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Tramon Williams is returning to the Green Bay Packers to help replenish the secondary.
The team signed the free agent cornerback on Friday. The 11-year veteran spent the first eight seasons of his career in Green Bay, intercepting 28 passes in 127 games including 99 ...
By The Associated Press
MHSAA State Semifinal
Detroit Edison (DEPSA) 55, GR Covenant Christian 43
Maple City Glen Lake 62, Monroe St. Mary Catholic56
Buckley 65, Hillsdale Acdmy 55
Southfield Christian 71, Dollar Bay 32
ESCANABA — North Central freshman Dawson Bilski could have taken a “that’s the breaks” attitude at Michigan Tech University this past men’s basketball season.
Instead, Bilski kept his nose to the grindstone after facing some initial adversity.
“I started off with a broken nose ...
At MSU-East Lansing
Grand Rapids Covenant Christian vs. Detroit Edison, noon
Maple City Glen Lake vs. Monroe St. Mary Catholic, 2
Southfield Christian vs. Dollar Bay, 5:30
Buckley vs. Hillsdale Acad, ...
By Bryce Derouin
EAST LANSING — Nobody outside of Dollar Bay will pick the Blue Bolts. Not when Southfield Christian has rolled its Class D opponents and is led by two players, Bryce Washington and Harlond Beverly, who will both be on a Division I campus this ...
ANN ARBOR — When Jordan Poole’s long 3-pointer dropped through the net for Michigan, a whole lot of unsightly shooting beforehand was forgotten.
It’s been that kind of season for the Wolverines, who are winning without much concern for aesthetics.
It was just 14 months ago that ...
ESCANABA — The Dollar Bay boys’ basketball program is about to venture into uncharted territory after earning its first state quarterfinal victory.
Dollar Bay, which withstood a late Cedarville comeback, outlasted the Trojans 74-68 in a Class D match-up Tuesday night at Escanaba High ...
PETOSKEY — Iron Mountain fell to Maple City Glen Lake in the Class C state quarterfinal in a 66-49 loss on Tuesday.
The Mountaineers (23-2) trailed 21-5 just after midway through the first quarter. They avenged themselves when Foster Wonders knocked down a jumper from the right elbow to give ...
ORLANDO, Fla. — Escanaba native Todd Dagenais, head coach at the University of Central Florida, continues to influence the sport of women’s volleyball.
Dagenais recently helped assess the nation’s elite talent for the USA Volleyball Collegiate National Team.
“Of all the USA programs ...
ESCANABA — Gladstone’s Wayne Marshall still has a passion to be a basketball game official. He’s seen it all in his 43 years on the court, including a memorable recent stint in Lakeland, Fla.
Marshall was chosen to work a 5-A state semifinal in Lakeland between Pensacola Catholic and ...
ANN ARBOR (AP) — Jordan Poole made his buzzer beater with one good eye.
The Michigan freshman wore protective glasses when he met with reporters on Tuesday, less than 72 hours after his last-second 3-pointer gave the Wolverines a victory over Houston and sent them to the Sweet 16. Poole ...