August 6, 2015 RSS feed / Sports

Enthusiastic 12-year-old inspires by finishing 15K

For a 12-year old, running a 5K would probably be tiring. A 10K would definitely be tiring. More...

OUTRIGHT CHAMPS

Maple City 1/GL Black Final score: 18-10 Players: Emilee Bellant, Maddie Blough, Lizzie Brown, Kelly Chapman, Tarah Connell, Grace Fosmore, Amanda Herman, Delaney Jackson, Raegan Middleton, Emma Scha More...

Comet runners prep for summer training

Distractions won’t be an issue during Leland’s cross county camp this summer.  That’s because coach Kat Murphy is holding her team’s summer camp on North Manitou Island for the second straight year.  The camp, which More...

He’s the best around: Leelanau County resident wins second title in 3 years

After winning a world championship in combat stick fighting two years ago, Lake Leelanau resident Matt Ticconi earned his second title in three years last weekend in Little Rock, Ark.  Ticconi, 35, was one of four people from Ticconi’s ATA More...

The calm before the storm: Port Oneida Run held Saturday

Saturday’s beautiful weather served to be the calm before Sunday’s storm that ripped through Leelanau County.  The Port Oneida 5K and 10K were held under ideal conditions.  Jimmy Seekamp, 18, of Interlochen won the 5K, finishing More...

Story series delayed

Due to this week’s storm coverage, there will be a one week delay on the continuation of our four part series on the athletic budgets of Leelanau County.  Next week, boys and girls basketball, as well as girls soccer will be explored. More...

Suttons Bay teams clash for Colts crown

Four teams crowned

Four Leelanau County Youth League teams captured championship trophies over the weekend.  Only one of them was an underdog.  Suttons Bay/Easling Construction overwhelmed Colts regular season champion Suttons Bay/Elmer’s in a cross-vi More...

On Pirate’s Day, Pegasus steals the show

Nine boats participated in the Pirate’s Day race held by the Northport Bay Yacht Club on Saturday.  Pegasus, sailed by Dick Allen, won for the second consecutive week. Its crew also won the award for best pirate regalia. More...

Board upholds suspension of fourth Glen Lake student

The Glen Lake School Board on July 13 upheld the initial punishment given to a varsity athlete involved in an incident at a Ferris State University basketball team camp in June.  More...

Sports Briefs: Bums fans blow World Record, in a good way

Beach Bums unofficially set World Record   More...

Leland Country Club Roundup for the week

July 28-29: 2015 Ladies Club Championship  Championship Flight (36 holes) First place (87, 81): Kim Olson Second place (92, 82): Betsy Biggs Third place (87, 89): Grace Keeble Net Flight (36 holes) First place (72, 62): More...