Local Sports

ECC men

ESCANABA — Brian Robinette and Jon Lancour each shot 35 to lead the Men’s Nine-hole League at Escanaba Country Club. They were follwed by Randy Eis, Darren Schemmel and Nick Ramos 36, Dave Harris 37, Jeff McCall, Brian Lacrosse and Paul Rodman 38 and Jim Aird, Matt Smith, Tyler Delvaux and ...

Women’s softball

GLADSTONE — Elmer’s County Market came out like gangbusters Tuesday night, romping past Ernie’s Irish Pub 17-0 in the first game of a doubleheader in the Women’s Slowpitch Softball League. The winners needed just four innings to secure the opener as they exploded for 14 runs in the ...

Highland women

HYDE — Denise Porath and Lori Johnson shot 46 in the Highland Women’s League Wednesday. They were followed by Anne Okonek, Rose Peltier and Anna Larson 47 and Jayne Mackowiak and Anne Madalinski 48.

Irish Oaks women

GLADSTONE — Karen McCorkle fired a 44 in the Irish Oaks Ladies’ League Monday. She was followed by Pat DeGrave, Holly Canull and Debbie Peterson 46, Sharon Pinar, Robin Schwartz and Rosie Spindler 47 and Sallly Erkkila and Amanda Norkoli 49.

Highland Men

HYDE — Jeff Lampi shot 68 to lead the Men’s League at Highland Golf Club. He was followed by Mike Brayak 71, Mark Ray 72, Brian Sheenman 75 and Jim Peltier 77.

Terrace Bluff men

GLADSTONE — Jake Peterson shot a 36 in the Terrace Bluff Men’s League Wednesday. He was followed by Dave Fassbender and Rick LaFleur 38 and Bob Kleiman, Terry Hoffmeyer and Rudy Papaik 39.

For the record

Gladstone junior Taylor Trudeau was selected Player of the Year on the All-Mid-Peninsula Conference softball team and Morgan Letteriello received honorable mention. Their names were inadvertently omitted from the story which ran in Wednesday’s paper. - Tyler Barteld’s name was spelled ...

Gladstone district softball champions

The Gladstone softball team poses with the Division 3 district softball trophy after beating Iron Mountain 12-6 Saturday for the championship. The Braves play Boyne City Saturday at noon the Charlevoix regional.

Area netters honored on All-U.P. team

ESCANABA — The Negaunee Miners enjoyed a stellar tennis season and were rewarded in balloting during the annual meeting of the Upper Peninsula’s Division 1 coaches Tuesday. Negaunee, which earned its third straight D-1 title, was selected Team of the Year. Marquette junior Alec Olivier ...

Braves, Ems chosen for M-PC teams

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee Miners captured the Mid-Peninsula Conference softball title this season and were selected Team of the Year during the annual meeting of the league’s coaches Tuesday. Negaunee’s Randy Carlson was named Coach of the Year, with Ishpeming senior Emma Bleau and ...

Gladstone tennis awards

Gladstone Braves boys tennis coach Dan Williams announced the end of season award winners. Pictured left to right: Colin Smith, most dedicated player; Ethan Dawson, most improved player; Colby Torvinen, All U.P. doubles award; Tyler Barteld, All U.P. doubles award and hardest worker award; ...

Scenic Shore Run/Walk

GLADSTONE — The Seventh Annual Scenic Shore Run/Walk is set for June 16 at 10 a.m. Registratration for the five-kilometer run and one-mile walk takes place from 9-9:45 a.m. at the Gladstone Senior Center. Cost is $15 a person or $40 per family up to five people. Entry fee includes one ...

71st Annual Michigan-Wisconsin Tennis Open

ESCANABA — The 71st Annual Michigan-Wisconsin Tennis Open is taking place Aug. 4-5 on area courts. Entry fee, which includes a T-shirt, is $18 for singles and $22 for doubles. Singles will play be played Saturday, with doubles competition set for Sunday. Entry deadline is July 27. Entry ...

Gladstone golf

GLADSTONE — Brent Kallio and Joe Quinn fired a 2-under-par 34 in the Gladstone Golf Club Men’s Monday Afternoon League. They were followed by Benji Malnar, Jamie Davison and Tom Gereau 37, Korey Smith and Dale Hongisto 38 and Oge Kallio, Kyle Darmogray and Hunter Way 39. Steve Bratonia ...

Highland women

HYDE — Denise Porath and Anne Okonek shot 46 in the Highland Women’s League May 30. They were followed by Anna Larson 48 and Denise Veeser, Carol Terres and Rose Peltier 49.

Terrace Bluff women

GLADSTONE — Holly Canull and Joanne Poncino shot 72 to win the Ladies Two-Woman Scramble at Terrace Bluff. They were followed in the championship flight by Barb Scott and Meghan Casey 72, Donna Gunville and Wendy Schulke 73 and Nancy Mantel and Karen Wiles 74. Other flight winners: Deb ...

Carney hoops

CARNEY — Ryan Robinette scored 25 points and Reece Castor added 19 points as the 906ers defeated Polly’s Shooters 85-55 in the Carney Summer Basketball League. Cory Johnson hit 16 points for Polly’s and Garth Budek supplied 14. Spindler Financial defeated R Place behind Brad ...

North Central district baseball champions

The North Central High School baseball team poses with the Division 4 district trophy on Friday in Norway. The Jets will vie for a regional championship Saturday at Rudyard, starting with a noon semifinal matchup against the host Bulldogs. Photo credit: Adam Niemi, Iron ...

Norse add 13 players for softball

­­­­ESCANABA — Bay College has added 10 softball players for its inaugural season in 2018-19, head coach Heidii Charon announced Monday afternoon. Emily Bruntjens, a 2017 Escanaba graduate, is returning to Delta County after playing her freshman year at Olivet Nazarene University in ...

Bay baseball gets 13 commitments

ESCANABA — The Bay College baseball team has added 13 names to the list of signed players for its inaugural season in 2018-19. “I am very excited about the core of this team,” said head coach Mike Pankow. “The young men that have either signed their letter of intent or verbally ...