February 23, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Lady Lakers lock up Northwest title

LaCross, Glen Lake girls push conference win streak to 31 games

Jennifer LaCross embodied the “defense wins championships” adage on Tuesday — at least in the eyes of Glen Lake coach Jason Bradford. “Defensively, she was all over the place,” Bradford said. More...

Eagles escape Leland, set sights on Frankfort

How does St. Mary coach Pete Finch plan to limit Frankfort’s Cecelia Schmitt in the opening round of districts on Monday? More...

Wildcats grind out eighth straight win

Three players reached double figures on Tuesday as the Northport boys pushed their win streak to eight games at Manistee Catholic Central, 40-35. More...

Shananaquet, Norsemen top Comets in postseason preview

Body language says much in the game of basketball — and Suttons Bay coach Ron Anderson certainly didn’t like the body language he saw from players in Leland uniforms last week. More...

Glen Lake teams take second in conference bowling tournaments

Glen Lake boys bowling coach Rod Parent will be hoping for another pleasant surprise on Friday when his team enters the Region 19 tournament at Gaylord Bowling Center.  That said, Parent isn’t sure what to expect from his top gunners follo More...

Snowball tournament funds to benefit families, Cedar ballfields

The Cedar ballfields will be buzzing Saturday morning as teams square off in the third annual Brian Nachazel Memorial Snowball Tournament.  Community participation was high in the first two installments of the tournament, which raises funds for More...

Norse finish season on high note

The 2016-17 campaign hasn’t exactly been a storybook season for the Suttons Bay girls. Year two of the David Wheelock era has been chock full of injuries, lopsided losses, offensive woes and, most recently, a winless streak spanning 41 days. More...

Leland girls try to see beyond late-season losses

Come Wednesday, the Leland girls basketball team will be plenty primed for postseason competition.  The Lady Comets are slated to close out their regular season tonight against a Northwest Conference contender, Kingsley, after suffering a trio o More...

Wildcats slip up at Academy

With the conference title already in the bag, the Northport girls let a league opponent get the best of them.  Offensive woes plagued the Lady Wildcats at Grand Traverse Academy last Thursday as the Lady Mustangs notched their first Cherryland C More...

Eagles drop road games at Hale, TC Christian

The St. More...

Okerlund nets 29 as Lakers nearly knock off unbeaten Bears at home

Xander Okerlund and the Glen Lake boys woke a sleeping bear last week.  The Lakers led Buckley, now the No. More...

Extra points: Angers, Bay Reps roll past Petoskey in title game

Duke Angers and the Bay Area Reps are once again champions of the Northern Michigan Hockey League. More...