Esky football

ESCANABA — Escanaba High School varsity, JV, and freshman football teams will begin the 2021 football season with summer practice on August 9th at 3 p.m. for all three levels.

All practices will be held at the Escanaba Athletic Field. Practices for the first week will be scheduled from 3 to 6:30 p.m.

Athletes should bring workout clothes, football cleats and a light snack as there will be a short break in between practices.

All other football equipment will be provided by the school.

All athletes must have a sports physical on file to start practice on August 9th. This physical must be dated after April 15, 2021 to be valid for the fall football season.

Lastly, there will be a parent meeting for all 9-12 grade football players on Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the locker room area at the Escanaba Athletic Field.

At least one parent should plan on attending this meeting.

For questions or more information contact Dave Wilson at (906) 789-7714 or dwilson@eskymos.com.

Rapid River football

RAPID RIVER — The Rapid River football program will be getting its season kick started this week with equipment pickup Wednesday afternoon at 5:00 at the Rapid River School.

The first Rockets practice of the season is next week on Monday — August 9 — for both junior varsity and varsity at 3:30 p.m.

For more information or if you have any questions, contact Rockest coach Steve Ostrenga at (906) 280-5947.

Gladstone football

GLADSTONE — There will be a parent/player meeting for Gladstone High School Football grades 9-12 this Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Marble Athletic Field facility in Gladstone.

Topics to be discussed will be the practice/game schedules for JV and Varsity as well as team rules.

All prospective players and their parents are welcome to attend.

Oaks ladies

GLADSTONE — Lori Shea 39 put up the best score Monday night for the Oaks Ladies League in Gladstone. Karen McCorkle 41, Debbie Peterson 44, Robin Schwartz 47, Amanda Norkoli, Denise Porath and Rosie Spindler 48 and Sally Erkkila, Becky Papaik and Sharon Pinar 49 rounded out the scores.

Terrace Bluff ladies

GLADSTONE — The Tuesday Night Terrace Bluff Golf Club Ladies League in Gladstone was led by Betty Fleury who shot 40.

Sarah Carlson and Mary Johnson each carded 42 to tie for second.

The rest of the under 50 scores were Caron Salo, Margie Movalson, Judy Lafleur at 43, Jane Kleiman and Denise Wilson at 44, Amy Stupak 45, Wendy Hathaway and Kristie Nevala at 46, Jami Pond, Ann LaBumbard, Sharon Wallace and Kelly Carlson at 47, Amy Cseter 48 and Geri Alanko, Courtney Nevala, Cathy Sjoquist, Melissa Becotte, Fay Bopp, Kelly Hammersmith and Nancy Sabor at 49.


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