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Broncos corraled

MUNISING — The Bark River-Harris Broncos were unable to stop Munising Friday night as they dropped a 58-8 football decision to the Mustangs. Eric Viau provided the Broncos with their lone touchdown on an 87-yard kickoff return early in the fourth quarter of the WestPAC Conference ...

Wolves get fast start

CARNEY — The Carney-Nadeau Wolves came out like gangbusters Thursday night in a 3-0 (25-8, 25-13, 25-20) volleyball victory over the North Dickinson Nordics. “In the first two sets, we played about as mistake-free volleyball as you could play,” said Carney coach Steve Kedsch. ...

BR-H Volleyball

POWERS — The Bark River-Harris Broncos swept North Central 3-0 here Thursday night in girls volleyball. The Broncos won 25-18, 25-17, 25-13. Lillian Stenberg had five service aces and joined Selena Britton with seven digs. Stenberg, Makenna Lockwood andHailee Demershad three kills each. ...

BR-H has nice debut, trims Jets

POWERS — The Bark River-Harris Broncos made their season-debut successful Thursday night with a 3-0 (25-18, 25-17, 25-13) volleyball triumph over the North Central Jets. BR-H’s Lilian Stenberg hit five service aces to go with three kills and seven digs. Makenna Lockwood and Hailee Demers ...

Superior Central Volleyball

EBEN — Serving problems and errors at inopportune times were too much for Superior Central to overcome Thursday. Crystal Falls Forest Park won the volleyball match 3-0. CFFP took an 11-3 lead in the first set, then overcame a 9-3 deficit in the second set. The third set was back-and-forth ...

Braves netters topple Gwinn

GWINN — The Gladstone Braves swept the singles and defeated Gwinn 5-2 in girls high school tennis here Thursday. Andie Balenger won No. 1 singles. Singles No. 1 - Andie Balenger, GL, def . Taylor Jancsi, 6-0, 6-0. No. 2 - Alaina Trudeau, GL, def . Joleigh Martinez, 6-3, 6-1. No. 3 - ...

Highland women’s golf

HYDE — The Highland Golf Club will host a women’s fall league Wednesdays for four weeks beginning Sept. 12. Starting times are between noon and 1 p.m. Cost is $5 for each round’s event and $10 for non-members. For details, contact the HIghland (466-2791).

Braves’ runners sweep XC meet

WILSON — Nobody could catch Adam Bruce in Wednesday’s North Central Invitational cross country meet as he cruised through the hilly 3.1-mile course on the Gorzinski farm property in 16 minutes, 48 seconds. The Gladstone senior was followed by freshman teammate Giovanni Mathews (18:30) and ...

Shea wins title

Courtesy photo Lori Shea, left, won her 16th women’s championship Tuesday at Gladstone Golf Club. She defeated Karen McCorkle, right, on the 18th hole. Cheryl Dykes won first flight.

Braves, Flivs get tennis draw

KINGSFORD — Kingsord pulled out three three-set matches and battled Gladstone to a 4-4 draw in girls tennis Wednesday. The Flivvers’ three and four singles, Lizzy Cross and Jessica Tomasoski, each won in three sets as did No. 3 doubles Val Richtig-Rylee Papp. Kingsford No. 2 doubles ...

Cubs salvage one win

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Daniel Murphy sees no panic in his new Chicago Cubs teammates. The Cubs needed a win Wednesday night to avert a three-game sweep by division rival Milwaukee, and Murphy played a big role with three hits and a solo home run in Chicago’s 6-4 victory against the ...

Tigers go deep, belt White Sox

CHICAGO (AP) — Michael Kopech wasn’t sharp and the Tigers took full advantage of the Chicago White Sox’s prized pitching prospect. Ronny Rodriguez had a two-run homer and Jeimer Candelario, Mikie Mahtook and JaCoby Jones each added a solo shot, powering Detroit to a 10-2 rout of the ...

Briefs

Escanaba men’s golf ESCANABA — Jeff Rae laid out the course as Escanaba Country Club golf director Tuesday due to extremely wet conditions that required a different routing. Is it any surprise he led the scoring in the adjusted 9-Hole Division with 36? Tyler Delvaux, Jim Aird and Brian ...

Mid Pen has reduced XC numbers

ST. NICHOLAS — They may be a little short on numbers, but the Mid Peninsula girls are long on experience as they enter this cross country season. Mid Pen, which opens at Superior Central Saturday, has a turnout of six girls and five boys. The girls have five returners, including sophomore ...

Kralovetz quad-repeats at Norway

NORWAY - Bonduel’s Dillion Kralovetz may have finished second to Menominee’s Dalton Zehr in the 100 lap Island Resort Casino feature during the Dickinson County Fair at Norway Speedway Sunday. But the second-generation driver made Norway Speedway history by winning his fourth straight ...

BMX state champions

Ilsa Matthes | Daily Press Riders from the MI07 BMX race district who earned state plates at Rock City BMX in Rockford, Mich. on Aug. 26 pause for a photo on the Marquette BMX gate following a recent race. Shown from left are Gavin Bonanni of Skandia, Jackson Rasmussen of Marquette, Lucas ...

Livingston already is excellent driver

ESCANABA — Tyler Livingston still has to finish classes to get his official state driver’s license, but he is already an accomplished race car driver. And he is also a world champion to boot, winning the Lucas Oil Midwest Short Course League title Sunday in Crandon, Wis. After finishing ...

Kleimans roll along in Crandon

CRANDON, Wis. — Brothers Kyle and Cody Kleiman of Wilson recorded a first at the 49th World Championship Off-Road Races here this weekend by finishing one-two for the second straight year in the Pro Light division. Kyle emerged from a three-way tie for second place, just one point back, to ...

Flivvers rally to stun Escanaba spikers in 5

ESCANABA — Kingsford battled back from two sets down with a strong team finish to beat Escanaba in five sets 13-25, 23-25,25-22, 25-14, 15-8 Tuesday night in a steamy Escanaba High School gymnasium. Both teams felt the warm conditions and the match was over two hours long for the Great ...

Brewers rout Cubs

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wade Miley’s baffling off-speed stuff was just part of a frustrating night for the Chicago Cubs. The left-hander pitched six stingy innings, Lorenzo Cain reached base five times and the Milwaukee Brewers romped past the Cubs 11-1 on Tuesday to climb within three games of ...