Manistique at Gladwin Invitational, 8:15 a.m.
Gladstone, BR-H at Kingsford Invitational, 9 a.m.
Escanaba at Campbellsport, Wis. Invitational, 10 a.m.
Gladstone at Marquette, 10 a.m.
Escanaba at Iron Mountain Invitational, 11 ...
By Burt Angeli
Daily News Sports Writer
POWERS — North Central’s left-handed shooting competition has moved from practice to actual games.
Jets junior Carter Holle launched a left-handed shot from past the 3-point line in the fourth quarter of Monday’s game at North Dickinson. The ...
By Dennis Grall
For the MHSAA Second Half
ESCANABA — Mark Branstrom was a prolific scorer when he played at Perkins High School more than 40 years ago.
Now, as coach of the Mid Peninsula Wolverines — the consolidated school that grew out of Perkins and Rock high schools in 1977 — ...
ESCANABA — The basketball season is well underway and area players are finding success at the college level.
One player who’s made the transition to the Division I level at Western Michigan University is North Central freshman Jason Whitens.
Whitens, who was named Class D AP Player of ...
School Games Pts Avg
BR-Harris 10 545 54.5
Escanaba 8 394 49.3
Gladstone 9 403 44.7
Rapid River 7 305 43.6
Big Bay de Noc 8 340 42.5
Carney-Nadeau 8 330 41.3
Mid Peninsula 8 330 41.2
North Central ...
MANISTIQUE — The Gladstone swim team swept Manistique in a dual meet Wednesday night with the girls winning 132-36 and the boys winning 107-47.
The girls’ team won 11 of the 12 events with Abby Burnham winning the only event for Manistique taking the diving competition.
For the Braves ...
ESCANABA — The Hannahville Ice and Turf Complex will host a regional hockey tournament Saturday and Sunday for Squirt and Pee Wee teams.
The teams are from various parts of the Upper Peninsula and games will be played all weekend. Visit www.eajha.org for specific game times and the entire ...
Escanaba at Gladstone, ppd.
Kingsford at Escanaba, ppd.
S. Central at Stephenson, 7:30
Stephenson at Big Bay, 7:30
Mid Pen at Carney-Nadeau, 8
S. Central at N. Dickinson, 8
Gladstone at Kingsford, ...
WELLS — The Escanaba Eskymos had scoring chances galore Tuesday night.
They were able to get just one puck past freshman goaltender Logan Raffaelle, however, in a 3-1 hockey loss to the Sault Ste. Marie Blue Devils at the Hannahville Ice & Turf Complex.
The Eskymos had three 5-on-3 ...
HARRIS — Munising relied on its poise, patience, balance and experience Tuesday night in a girls’ basketball showdown at Bark River-Harris.
The Mustangs, ranked No. 1 in the season’s first Upper Peninsula poll, made 10-of-14 free throws in the fourth quarter to break open a close game ...
CRYSTAL FALLS — A last-second shot didn’t fall for the Mid Peninsula girls Tuesday night as they dropped a 35-34 basketball decision to the Forest Park Trojans.
“We ran a play for Kennedy Englund, but they defended it well,” said Mid Pen coach Bob Reichel. “Unfortunately, Kennedy ...
Journal Sports Staff
ISHPEMING — Senior Guard Cameron Mason scored 10 points but it wasn’t enough for the Westwood boys basketball team to overcome Class A-B-C No. 4 Gladstone, who defeated the Patriots 52-32 at the Patriots’ gym on Tuesday night.
The Patriots fell to 3-4 this season ...
ESCANABA — Practice for Thursday Jan. 11th for 3 thru 8th grade will be held from 4 to 5:30 p.m. This is to allow coaches and youth wrestlers to attend the Escanaba vs Gladstone High school wrestling match in Gladstone. Thank you. Any question please call Sheila 280-8363.
Gladstone at Manistique, 5
BR-H, Manistique at Mun, 6
Escanaba at Gladstone, 6
Kingsford at Escanaba, 7:30
S. Central at Stephenson, 7:30
Stephenson at Big Bay, ...
ANN ARBOR — Isaac Haas made only 55 percent of his free throws as a freshman.
Now a senior, the Purdue big man is a lot more reliable — and when he drew a foul in the final seconds of a tie game, the 7-foot-2 Haas was confident.
“What goes through your head is all those times you ...
By Steve Oman
MENOMINEE — The Escanaba boys’ basketball team pressured Menominee into turnovers and turned them into layups in an 87-57 win Monday night.
The Eskymos played an extended 1-3-1 zone defense that gave the Maroons problems.
“Our 1-3-1 has been ...