GAYLORD — Which would you rather do as an opposing wrestling team?
Would you rather try to stop Gaylord or a powerful locomotive?
The other teams may be tempted to choose the latter after the Blue Devils steamrolled their competition with 313 points in Saturday’s Northern Michigan ...
WELLS — The Hancock hockey team broke open a tie game in the third period where it exploded for six goals on its way to a 9-3 win over Escanaba Saturday.
“The first two periods weren’t up to our standards normally but I thought Escanaba played really well,” said Hancock coach Dan ...
KINROSS — Hannahville boys’ basketball coach Mark Gauthier gave his entire team a test Saturday at Maplewood Baptist.
The Soaring Eagles put their all into the contest, but dropped a 65-27 decision to the Northern Lights League leaders.
“I did a rotation with our 15 guys — five in, ...
ESCANABA — The Escanaba girls’ bowlers fell from the unbeaten ranks Saturday, dropping a 24-16 decision to Iron Mountain and bowing to Ishpeming 23-17 in the Esky-Gladstone Invitational at Bowl-a-Rama Lanes.
Dakota Cloutier led the Esky A team (7-2) with a 610 series, which included 211 ...
Manistique at Westwood, 4
Big Bay at Engadine, 7:30
Gwinn at Manistique, 7:30
Big Bay at Munising, 7:30
Engadine at Mid Pen, 7:30
Stephenson at Rapid River, 7:30
BR-Harris at N. Central, 7:30
Forest Park at ...
EBEN — The Rapid River boys put together four solid quarters of basketball Friday night in a 64-45 triumph over the Superior Central Cougars.
Rapid River led 20-6 after the first quarter and 33-14 at halftime of the Skyline Central Conference contest.
“The guys came out with a lot of ...
Negaunee 68, Manistique 30
North Dickinson 73, Mid Peninsula 68 (3 OT)
C-N 56, Forest Park 53
BR-Harris 57, North Central 47
Rapid River 64, S. Central 45
Munising 61, Gwinn 47
Norway 48, West Iron County 43
Ironwood 50, Butternut, Wis. ...
Hannahville at Kinross Maplewood Baptist, 8:30 a.m.
Escanaba, Gladstone at Gaylord, 10 a.m.
Manistique Super Duals, 10
Hannahville at Kinross Maplewood Baptist, 10 a.m.
Escanaba at Sault S Marie, ...
ESCANABA — Throughout this wrestling season the Escanaba Eskymos have constantly been building for February.
The process continued Thursday night as the Eskymos were provided with a stern test in a 50-22 loss to the Coleman Cougars, the fourth-ranked Division 3 team in Wisconsin.
HARRIS — Round One goes to the Broncos.
Host Bark River-Harris — playing like a reconditioned machine after a recent three-game losing streak — put it all together Friday night in a 57-47 victory against neighboring rival North Central.
The Broncos bolted out to a 17-7 first-quarter ...
HARRIS — One wonders what happened at halftime in the Bark River-Harris girls’ basketball locker room Thursday night.
Did Coach Josh Eagle break open a fresh case of energy drinks? Or did he deliver a good old-fashion scolding?
No matter what happened, the Broncos responded. They ...
ESCANABA — Bay College fans held their breath as Jordan Kraemer clutched her knee in pain.
Just moments earlier, the Bay women’s basketball star hit the floor hard in a recent game against UW-Marathon. It was feared she suffered a cracked kneecap and may miss significant time.
By Eden Laase
HANCOCK — For the Hancock Bulldogs, there is nothing better than clicking on the Michigan Division 3 State rankings and seeing that “No. 1” listed next to their name. Rankings can be fun, head coach Dan Rouleau said. It’s a pride thing, a source ...
FELCH — Terry Brower enjoyed a career night Friday, but it wasn’t quite enough to keep the Mid Peninsula boys from dropping a 73-68 triple-overtime basketball decision to North Dickinson. Brower sank eight 3-pointers and hit a career-high 42 points in the Skyline Central Conference ...
MANISTIQUE — The Gladstone girls used a variety of defenses Thursday night to post a 56-31 basketball triumph over the Manistique Emeralds.
Gladstone led 13-5 after the first quarter and 34-14 at halftime of the Mid-Peninsula Conference outing.
“It was an all-around effort one through ...
ESCANABA — The Gladstone swim team honored its seniors Friday during Senior night and what a send off it was for them during their last home meet.
The Braves swept Sault Ste. Marie with the girls winning 122-47 and the boys taking it 108-48.
“This was a very good meet for us,” said ...
GLADSTONE — The Gladstone wrestlers enjoyed a perfect night on the mat Thursday, blanking Menominee and Bark River-Harris 75-0.
BR-H opened with a 30-24 victory over the Maroons.
Vadym Torvinen got the Braves started on the right foot, pinning Menominee’s Tyler Heusinger two minutes, 24 ...