ESCANABA — A sports story in The Daily Press Tuesday should have listed Rapid River’s Rich Poma as being Co-Coach of the Year along with Bark River-Harris’ Jim VanEnkevort for boys basketball in the Skyline Central Conference. Also, Rapid River’s Lucas Sundling should have been listed ...
Ishpeming vs. St. Ignace, 7
At St. Ignace
Cedarville vs. Gaylord St. Mary, 6:15
BR-Harris vs. Chassell, 7
Gaylord 60, Marquette 46
Gladstone 73, Kingsford 53
Boyne City 53, Sault St Marie 38
Harbor Springs 60, Man. 37
Indian River Inland Lakes 59, St. Ignace 45
Iron Mountain 50, Norway 47
WIC 48, Ironwood ...
By John Vrancic
MUNISING — The Rapid River boys have struggled from the free throw line much of this basketball season.
It was the charity stripe which saved the Rockets Wednesday night, however, in a 49-43 triumph over the Munising Mustangs in a Class D district ...
KINGSFORD — The Bark River-Harris girls’ basketball team found itself in a very familiar situation Tuesday night as the Broncos will once again play in the Class D regional final after defeating Crystal Falls Forest Park 51-44.
“We have some experienced players,” said BR-H coach Josh ...
ESCANABA — The St. Ignace girls wasted very little time gaining control of a Class C regional basketball opener Tuesday night as they rolled past the Houghton Gremlins 68-34.
St. Ignace (22-4) returns to the Escanaba High School gym to face Ishpeming (20-3) in the championship game Thursday ...
ESCANABA — Pruett and Johns is not a new attorneys office in Ishpeming.
No, it’s the Hematites’ Madison Pruett and Madigan Johns — a key duo who sparked Ishpeming to a thrilling 59-55 victory Tuesday against West Iron County in the girls Class C regional semifinal at Escanaba High ...
HARRIS — It’s official: The Off Road Racing Championship (TORC Series) is not returning to Bark River. But plans are in the works to bring some form of a race series to Bark River International Raceway this summer.
Courtney Prost, Director of Development for the Bark River track, verified ...
ESCANABA — He may be only a sophomore, but Iron Mountain’s Marcus Johnson showed he could play among the best boys’ basketball players the Mid-Peninsula Conference has to offer.
Johnson, a guard for the Mountaineers, received Player of the Year honors during the annual meeting of the ...
ESCANABA — Ishpeming senior Madigan Johns enjoyed a stellar basketball season, enough for her to land Player of the Years honors during the annual meeting of the Mid-Peninsula Conference girls’ coaches Tuesday.
Negaunee seniors Natalie Bartle and Clara Johnson were named to the first ...
Sault Ste Marie at Boyne City, 6
Gladstone at Kingsford, 7
Manistique at Harbor Springs, 6
Indian River at St. Ignace, 6
Big Bay de Noc vs. Mid Peninsula at Munising, 6
North Central at ...
Saginaw Heritage 57, Marq. 24
Kingsley 49, Sault Ste. Marie 45
Ishpeming 59, WIC 55
St. Ignace 68, Houghton 34
BR-Harris 51, Forest Park 44
Chassell 52, Munising 46
Cedarville 56, Harbor Light ...
ESCANABA — Don’t forget basketball fans, Gladstone is the defending Class B boys’ district tournament champions.
And, according to Reece Castor and Dane Quigley, the Braves don’t plan to allow any other team to get their hands on this year’s trophy.
Gladstone took the first step ...
HARRIS — The Bark River-Harris boys’ basketball team got some clutch shooting from Ryan Arndt in overtime, helping the Broncos hold on for a 72-69 basketball victory over Stephenson in a Class D district opener Monday night.
“It feels good to win, but we had to give everything we had to ...
MUNISING — The Superior Central boys struggled with their shooting Monday night, dropping a 71-48 basketball decision to fifth-ranked Munising in a Class D district basketball opener.
Munising led 17-10 after the first quarter and 33-22 at halftime.
“Offensively, we couldn’t get ...
ESCANABA — Norway’s Connor Ortman put together a solid basketball season and it was reflected in balloting during the annual meeting of the Skyline Central Conference boys’ basketball coaches Monday.
Ortman was selected Player of the Year. Rapid River senior Cam Willemsen and Bark ...
Here is the final boys basketball poll as voted on by a panel of the Upper Peninsula Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association:
1. Iron Mountain (6) 19-1 30
2. Gladstone 14-5 20
2. Marquette 14-5 20
4. Ishpeming ...
Saginaw Heritage vs. Marquette, 7
Sault Ste. Marie vs. Kingsley, 7
Ishpeming vs. WIC, 5:30
Houghton vs. St. Ignace, 7:30
Marquette 64, Alpena 57
Petoskey 62, Traverse City Central 48
Gladstone 81, Escanaba 72
Sault St Marie 57, Cheboygan 34
Boyne City 49, Menominee 22
Calumet 59, Hancock 55
Houghton 47, L’Anse 38
St. Ignace ...
GRAND RAPIDS - The Escanaba competitive cheer team finished seventh in the Division 3 state finals Saturday at the Delta Plex in Grand Rapids.
The Eskymos posted a total score of 748.92 points for seventh place in the eight-team field.
Pontiac Notre Dame Prep captured its fifth straight ...