August 16, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Practicing For Perfection

You can hear the sound of shoulder pads colliding from Suttons Bay and Glen Lake.  School gyms are packed with volleyballs flying around. Teams have hit the pitch for another year of fall soccer. More...

Yacht race delayed by slow winds

A slow wind in the morning turned into one of the best race days of the season for the Northport Bay Yacht Club. The club held its annual Blue Water Race on Saturday. According to Mike Sinclair, the forecast called for little wind. More...

Ed & Irene Fleis Education golf outing helps students

Groups gathered at Sugar Loaf The Old Course to take part in a fundraiser for county students.  Ranve Martinson, Ty Simmons, Matt Gregory and Gabe Schaffer shot a 15-under par Saturday to win the Ed & Irene Fleis Education Fund golf outing.& More...

Extra Points: Lacrosse at Strongheart Center

Leelanau County, grab your lacrosse sticks.  Friday afternoon will be the day for the Great Lakes Wooden Stick Lacrosse games from 4 to 6 p.m.  The games are sponsored by the Grand Traverse Bay Education Department and the Strongheart Cente More...

Leelanau Tennis finds new coach

With Tim Sutherland out, Leelanau County needed a new tennis coach.  Assistant coach David Grams stepped up to the plate, and has taken over as coach of the Leelanau Tennis team.  “I really enjoy coaching the high school students,&rdq More...

Dune Dash set for Saturday

Leelanau County is going to be full of races in the coming months. Here is a list of the upcoming races with their registration information. More...

Fall sports are back and teams are ready for week one

The wait is over Leelanau County.  Fall sports are back this week, and county coaches couldn’t be more excited. If last year is any indication, the county will be impressed by what these athletes can do.  More...