Jets set new 8-man record

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LAKE LINDEN — The seemingly unstoppable North Central Jets show no signs of slowing down. The Jets, who are defending back-to-back 8-player state titles, stretched their record for consecutive wins to 28 with a 50-0 shutout of Great Lakes Eight Conference-West rival Lake Linden-Hubbell ...

Prep schedule

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Today’s games Girls’ tennis Iron Mountain at Escanaba, 4 Menominee at Gladstone, 4:30 Soccer Hannahville at Escanaba Bayside, 5:30 Volleyball Iron Mountain at Escanaba, 7 Tuesday’s games Cross country Munising Invitational, 4 Volleyball Gladstone at Westwood, ...


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Braves clinch conference title MARQUETTE — A 48-21 win over Marquette secured the Great Northern Conference Championship title for the Gladstone football team Friday. The Braves tallied 487 yards on offense, 237 through the air and 250 on the ground, and finished with three ...

Emeralds fall against Westwood Friday, now 2-3

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MANISTIQUE — Getting their hands on the football was a difficult task for the Manistique Emeralds here Friday night in a 22-6 loss to the Westwood Patriots. Westwood limited the Emeralds to 12 offensive plays and 30 yards in the first half, then made that task even more difficult by ...

U.P. scores

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Football Friday’s games 11-player Gladstone 48, Marquette 21 Kingsford 49, Escanaba 8 Iron Mountain 45, Bark River-Harris 8 Westwood 22, Manistique 6 Calumet 55, Gwinn 0 Houghton 42, Hancock 0 L’Anse def. West Iron County, forfeit Negaunee 45, Ishpeming 14 St. Ignace ...

Esky stays unbeaten

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ESCANABA — Chalk up another Great Northern Conference volleyball victory for the Escanaba Eskymos. The Eskymos moved to 6-0 in the league here Thursday night in a 3-0 (25-18, 25-13, 25-19) triumph over the Marquette Redettes. “This is a big win for us,” said Esky coach Adam Lambert. ...