June 15, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

County man wins M22 Challenge

Nick Amato paddled past all five frontrunners and figured the race was all but over.  He was wrong.  Dennis Paull, a 53-year-old from Cheboygan, was hot on his trail.  More...

Peninsula puts three on All-Northwest first team

Glen Lake baseball players Jared Jackson and Jacob Penny lived up to lofty expectations in their senior seasons, and Northwest Conference coaches took notice.  Jackson and Penny were recently named to the All-Northwest Conference first team at t More...

St. Mary run ends in regional semis

Uncharacteristic fielding errors and a tough day at the plate spelled doom for the St. More...

Day 2 rally lifts Hursey into top 10

Thomas Hursey began the spring season with hopes of turning in a top- 10 finish in the 2017 MHSAA LP Division 4 state golf finals. That seemed like a long shot through 18 holes on Friday. More...

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SUTTONS BAY assistant track coach Stan Pasch hugs junior Lucy Queen at a postseason track banquet last week. Queen, a junior, made big strides in shot put this season. Also pictured from left are Anya Woods and Emma Grant.   More...

Snowbirds top Lakers in slugfest, win regional

A fourth straight 30-win season ended too soon for coach Kris Herman and the Glen Lake baseball team over the weekend.  More...

No word on Walt (yet)

Through 10 rounds of the 2017 MLB Draft, zero Leelanau Peninsula products have been taken.  Michigan State pitcher Walter Borkovich was not taken by press time on Wednesday afternoon, but the Elmwood Township native is expected to find a home in More...

4 county girls listed on All-Northwest first team

A trio of Glen Lake softball players recently landed spots on the All- Northwest Conference first team.  Senior Kelly Bunek made the cut as an infielder, senior Lydia Drzewiecki joined her at third base and sophomore Kaitlyn Schaub did the same More...

Glen Lake alumna places 19th in Ohio Women’s Open

Glen Lake graduate Nichole Cox tuned up for her Bowling Green golf career this week with a strong showing in the First Federal Ohio Women’s Open at Eagle Rock Golf Club in Defiance, Ohio.  More...

Extra Points: Memorial triathlon Saturday; Galla hired as JV coach

More than 50 athletes have registered to compete in the upcoming Kristie Yaakoby Memorial Triathlon, which will take place at Nedows Bay in Leland on Saturday at 9 a.m.  Karen Kirt, who has helped Talia Yaakoby turn the triathlon into an annual More...