September 29, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

Sweet revenge: North Bay beats Leland

Calderon’s second-half tally lifts North Bay to eighth straight win

Eli Kramer ripped off his rain-soaked jersey, clenched his left fist and sprinted toward the North Bay bench. The streak was over. More...

Quick-strike Lakers off to Frankfort

All eyes will be on Frankfort running back Griffin Kelly tomorrow as a pair of fifth-ranked teams collide in a game that could determine the eventual Leaders Division champion. More...

Marks set in second NWC jamboree

Progress is often an individual process among cross country runners, but that wasn’t the case for the Glen Lake girls on Tuesday.  Glen Lake coach Ryan Schut said all 14 of his runners hit personal or season records in the second conferenc More...

Comets, Norse cruise past Lakers

The peninsula’s pair of ranked Class D volleyball teams got back to its winning ways this week as No. 3 Leland and No. 8 Suttons Bay bounced back from their first losses in league play.  More...

Mustangs sweep Wildcats in Northport

Northport saw its win streak snapped last Thursday in what coach Teresa Szur called an “ugly match” against visiting Grand Traverse Academy.  “Ugly match from our end,” Szur said. More...

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ALEX DEJONG left, and Baylor Mikesell and were crowned homecoming king and queen at Suttons Bay Friday at intermission in the Norsemen’s soccer match against Glen Lake.   More...

More soccer: Lakers drop fourth straight

Kingsley handed host Glen Lake a fourth straight defeat and third straight league loss on Monday, scoring three first-half goals en route to a 3-1 win. More...

Grant breaks record, leads Lady Eagles to win

Home meet is Saturday

Slow and steady wins half the race.  So says St. Mary cross country coach Nick Papes, who instructs his runners to pace themselves until they reach the midway point.  More...

Mother Nature takes three from tennis team

A decision to schedule a match against Traverse City Central’s JVs paid off for coach Tim Sutherland’s Leelanau tennis team last week.  Rain washed out all three of the team’s matches scheduled in the past seven days so—w More...

County teams win weekend invites

Mallory Lund and Morgan Zywicki led the Lady Lakers to a Glen Lake Invitational championship on Saturday.  Glen Lake went 1-0-3 in pool play by beating Kalkaska and splitting with Reed City, East Jordan and Northport.  The Lady Lakers proce More...

Glen Lake honors ticket taker

LEELANAU COUNTY EXTRA POINTS

Local coaching legend and former Glen Lake athletic director Don Miller remembers Mary Dennis as being someone he could count on.  “That’s a rare thing — and she never asked for anything,” Miller said. More...