MANISTIQUE — The Rapid River boys basketball team edged the Manistique Emeralds 57-52 in a non-conference matchup Tuesday at Manistique.
The Rockets (4-2) trailed 13-11 entering the second quarter but were able to put together some runs to build momentum.
“We were able to make a few ...
CRYSTAL FALLS — Mercedes Simmons had a big night here Tuesday, but the Mid Peninsula girls overcame that in a 45-34 basketball triumph over the Forest Park Trojans.
Simmons scored 30 points in this Skyline Central Conference match-up.
“She definitely worked on all parts of her game,” ...
ISHPEMING — A strong start wasn’t enough for the Gladstone boys here Tuesday night in a 69-51 basketball loss to Westwood.
“I thought we played a real nice first quarter,” said Braves’ coach Dane Quigley. “We scored 22-23 points, which is right where we wanted to be, then we had ...
Gladstone at Marquette, 3:30
Gogebic C.C. at Bay College, 6
Gogebic C.C. at Bay College, 8
Maplewood Baptist at Big Bay de Noc, 5:30
Kingsford at Escanaba, 7:30
Gwinn at ...
For the record
ESCANABA — In Saturday’s edition of the Daily Press, it was wrongly stated that the Carney-Nadeau girls jayvee basketball team beat Bark River-Harris 42-35. The Broncos won the jayvee game 35-23.
NORWAY — The 13th Annual Don Hill Memorial Scholarship ...
ST. NICHOLAS — A 20-point second quarter was the difference for the Mid Peninsula boys basketball team in a 52-36 home win over Superior Central Monday.
This Skyline Central Conference matchup was tied 6-6 after the first quarter before the Wolverines (4-4, 2-4 SC) opened up a 26-14 ...
KINGSFORD — Cole Hansen provided some senior leadership here Saturday, helping the Gladstone wrestlers place second in the Ray Mariucci Invitational.
Marquette won with 194 1/2 points, followed by the Braves 176 1/2 and Negaunee 105 1/2.
Hansen, who beat Westwood senior Rocco Carlson by ...
ESCANABA — After a fairly routine week, there wasn’t much change in the latest U.P. basketball poll released by the Upper Peninsula Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Monday.
In Division 1-3 on the boys side, everything stood pat with the exception of undefeated Munising ...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — From small-town Ohio kid to Louisiana Legend, Joe Burrow capped his record-breaking, Heisman-winning season by bringing a national championship to LSU.
Burrow threw five touchdown passes, ran for another score and finished off one of the most accomplished seasons in ...
FELCH — The North Dickinson Nordics registered four players in double figures and led the game at the end of the first quarter, but fell to the North Central Jets 67-53 Monday night in Skyline Central Conference action from the Carl F. Lemin Jr. gymnasium.
Noah Gorzinski canned a game-high ...
STEPHENSON — The Rapid River girls basketball team fell to the Stephenson Eagles 50-47 here Monday in a Skyline Central Conference matchup.
The Rockets (4-4, 4-3 SCC) trailed 13-4 at the end of the first quarter, but then pulled ahead 25-23 at halftime and led 41-36 at the end of the third ...
Manistique at Kingsford, 4
Bark River-Harris at Munising, 6
Big Bay de Noc at Engadine, 6
Westwood at Gladstone, 7
Escanaba at Marquette, 7
Munising at Bark River-Harris, 7:30
Mid Peninsula at Forest Park, 8
Munising 66, Manistique 59 (OT)
Mid Peninsula 52, Superior Central 36
North Central 67, North Dickinson 53
Kingsford 72, Forest Park 65
West Iron County 58, Norway 47
Negaunee 58, Calumet 34
L’Anse 48, Ontonagon 38
Baraga 58, Hancock 54
Chassell 72, Lake ...
Esky bowlers win
ISHPEMING — The Escanaba bowling team had a clean sweep Saturday in Ishpeming, with all four teams winning.
The boys team defeated Marquette 39-1 to improve to 3-2. The Eskymos were led by Josh Worthen with games of 226, 216 and 193 for a 635 series. Hunter Lancour ...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers connected with Davante Adams eight times for 160 yards and two touchdowns, Green Bay’s spruced-up defense fended off a spirited Seattle rally, and the Packers held on for a 28-23 victory Sunday night to reach the NFC championship game for the third time ...
MARQUETTE — For the first time in school history, the Escanaba gymnastics team is headed to regionals.
The Eskymos scored 120.70 points in a triangular meet with Marquette and Negaunee Saturday in Marquette, giving them their fourth score of above 120 points, which is needed to qualify for ...
ALPENA — Once again the Alpena Community College women’s basketball team showed its continued improvement, but unfortunately Saturday’s end result was one the Lumberjacks are all too familiar with.
The Lumberjacks led Bay College for much of the game, but Alpena struggled late, turning ...
ALPENA — The Alpena Community College men’s basketball team matched Bay College nearly stat for stat in Saturday’s contest at Park Arena.
Unfortunately for the Lumberjacks, Bay College did everything just a little better.
Hampered by an inability to finish at the basket and unable to ...
TRAVERSE CITY — A tough seven-minute stretch was too much to overcome for the Escanaba hockey team in a 4-2 loss to Midland Dow Saturday on the second day of the Traverse City showcase.
The game was tied 1-1 heading to the third period, but Midland scored three goals in the first seven ...