ESCANABA — Then there were four.
Four is the number of schools, which sponsor cross country, remaining in the Great Northern Conference.
Marquette swept both ends of the title, with the girls winning for the 18th consecutive year and the boys taking their fifth straight ...
OCONTO, Wis. — The Escanaba football team took advantage of opportunities, played stellar defense and reeled of its sixth straight with a 21-7 decision Friday night against the host Oconto Blue Devils.
Fullback Cody Vandermissen scored on a pair of first-half touchdown runs and linebacker ...
RAPID RIVER — The Forest Park volleyball team came ready to play Thursday night as it swept Rapid River 3-0 (26-24, 25-17, 25-15).
Rapid River gave Forest Park a fight in the early going, but the Trojans came out of the first set victorious and were just too much for the Rockets through the ...
RAPID RIVER — It was homecoming night at Rapid River Friday, but North Central did all the celebrating after a 36-0 eight-player football triumph over the top-ranked Rockets.
The victory, in all probability, enabled the Jets to qualify for the post-season.
North Central, which improved to ...
EBEN — Buchanan native Kris Bray considers herself an “Honorary Yooper.”
Even though she’s been at Superior Central Schools since 1999, she still leans toward the honorary tag.
“I am an Honorary Yooper,” Bray said. “One of my kids told me so. One time I put duct tape over my ...
IRON MOUNTAIN — Gladstone’s first season in the Mid-Peninsula Conference football ranks resulted in a championship Friday at Mountaineer Stadium.
Upset-minded Iron Mountain jumped out to a 12-0 lead but Gladstone took over in the second half for a 28-12 victory. Quarterback Darin Johnson ...
By Dennis Grall
For the Daily Press
ESCANABA — Sweetgrass Golf Club was a crucial stop for members of the Symetra Tour this season.
Ten women who played in the seventh edition of the Island Resort Championship in June have advanced to the LPGA Tour. Each season the top 10 money winners ...
ESCANABA — The Fourth Annual Escanaba Diehard four-mile run is set for Sunday at 2 p.m. in Ludington Park.
Registration begins at 12:30 near the tennis courts. There is no entry fee. But freewill donations, which are optional, will be accepted.
Ribbons will be awarded to the top three ...
CARNEY — The Carney-Nadeau Wolves avoided a letdown in the third set Thursday night as they posted a 3-0 (25-7, 25-10, 26-24) volleyball triumph over the North Central Jets.
“We kind of relaxed a little,” said Carney coach Steve Kedsch. “We made a few unforced errors and it seemed to ...
NLL tournament at Beaver Island, TBA
Bay College at Wisconsin-Oshkosh, noon
Superior Central at Flint Michigan School for the Deaf, 1
Newberry at Manistique, 7
Mid Peninsula at Superior Central, ...
NEGAUNEE — Adam Bruce was nearly in top form Thursday as he captured the Mid-Peninsula Conference cross country title at the Negaunee Township Hall.
The Gladstone junior covered the 3.1-mile course in 16 minutes, 42 seconds.
He was followed by Ishpeming’s Spencer Giroux (17:21) and ...
ESCANABA — The Escanaba freshmen football team completed a three-game sweep of arch-rival Gladstone here Thursday, winning 40-16.
The highlight of the game came on the second half kickoff when Escanaba’s Tyler Lawson returned the ball 88 yards for a touchdown.
The Eskymos scored twice ...
WILSON — The Second Annual Harris Volunteer Fire Department Harvest Run is set for Saturday at 9 a.m. at Getzloff Corn Maze on County Road 551.
Packet pick-up takes place from 7-8:30. Entry fee is $30.
NLL tournament at Beaver Island, TBA
Escanaba at Oconto, Wis., 8
C-N at Stephenson, 7
Gladstone at Iron Mountain, 7
Manistique at Westwood, 7
Bark River-Harris at Gwinn, 7
North Central at Rapid River, 7
ESCANABA — Several Mid-Peninsula Conference schools have applied to join the West PAC, but Gladstone and Manistique aren’t among them.
Six schools from the M-PC — Gwinn, Iron Mountain, Ishpeming, Westwood, Negaunee and Norway — have applied to join the West PAC. If these teams are ...
ESCANABA —After two straight emotional victories, Escanaba is set for a football air attack at Oconto, Wis.
The Eskymos go across state lines for a nonconference game against a pass-happy Blue Devils’ offense. Kickoff is 7 p.m. CST.
“They like to chuck the ball,” Esky coach Dave ...
THE GAME: North Central (4-2) at Rapid River (7-0).
WHEN: Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
LAST YEAR: North Central won twice, 76-18 in the regular season and 64-0 in the playoffs.
TRENDING: The teams have played 18 times over the past 20 years, with North Central owning an 11-7 advantage. The Jets ...
MUNISING — It was an exciting day for the Mid Peninsula girls’ cross country team Wednesday as it squeezed past Munising 42-43 for the Skyline Central Conference championship.
Third-place Stephenson scored 72 points and Superior Central took fourth at 79.
This marked the first ...