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Bucs hold off Cubs’ rally

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ESCANABA — Noah Gorzinski and Nick Javurek combined for a one-hitter as the Bark River Bucs hung on for a 2-1 American Legion baseball victory over the Escanaba Cubs in the Upper Peninsula Zone 5 tournament. Gorzinski pitched five innings of no-hit ball until yielding a run and a single to ...

Indians fall against Wood Ducks’ rally

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GLADSTONE — Despite holding a four-run lead into the bottom of the fifth, the Gladstone Indians took a 14-9 loss against the Eastern Upper Peninsula Wood Ducks Friday evening in a Zone Five American Legion Baseball Tournament in Gladstone. Wood Ducks manager Kris Bontranger said he felt ...

Racicot will continue grappling

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HARRIS — Bark River-Harris’ Tyler Racicot made school history this week by becoming the first wrestler from the Broncos program to sign to wrestle at the collegiate level. A ceremony was held Thursday afternoon at the Bark River-Harris school to commemorate the occasion. Racicot — who ...

Eichhorn takes second

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BROOKFIELD, Wis. — Hunter Eichhorn of Carney tied for second in the 120th Wisconsin Golf Association state amateur tournament here Thursday at Westmoor Country Club. Eichhorn had a final-round best score of 66 to zoom into a tie for runner-up with Alan Miller of Nekoosa at 5-over-par 285. ...

Cubs and Bucs opener Zones with wins

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ESCANABA — The Escanaba Cubs and Bark River Bucs took different paths to victory in the opening round of the Upper Peninsula American Legion zone baseball tournament here Thursday night. Esky’s Grant LaMarche fired a one-hitter in a 1-0 triumph over Marquette Blue, and Bark River scored ...

Legion schedule

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Today’s games Legion baseball U.P. zone tournament At Escanaba Copper Country vs. Bark River, 10 a.m. Escanaba vs. Negaunee, 1 Marquette vs. Negaunee, 4 Escanaba vs. Copper Country, 7 At Gladstone Gladstone vs. Sault Eastern U.P. Wood Ducks, 10 a.m. Dickinson County vs. ...