July 27, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Ripley takes back Running Bear title

Rockford runner rip-roars through 5K in record time

Believe it or not, a young runner from Rockford won his fourth career Running Bear 5K title this week. More...

In Lake Leelanau, basketball players mourn loss of coach

He was only at St. More...

Watercross racer shines in Washington

After a four-year hiatus from watercross racing, a Suttons Bay girl resumed her winning ways by taking first place earlier this month at the three-day Apple Pie Jamboree in Pateros, Wash.  Olivia “Livy” Harnack, 15, raced to a first- More...

Extra Points: County stars compete in all-star game

The first of four all-star games at Margo Jonker Stadium last Wednesday featured a pair of former Leelanau Peninsula softball players. More...

Lake Leelanau has teams in all four youth league title matchups

Postseason drama played out in Leelanau County Youth League action this week as eight teams punched their tickets to Championship Saturday.  More...

Amato defends Fishtown crown

Suttons Bay teen wins women’s title; 574 runners line up

For the third straight year, the Fishtown 5K was a clash of the Titans. More...

60 golfers participate in third annual Brian Open

Community members raised more than $1,500 for Michael’s Place and an area family in need last week in the third annual “Brian Open” at Sugar Loaf The Old Course in Cedar.  The event is held in honor of Brian Nachazel, who died More...

Plenty of Puff, not enough huff on West Bay

Mike Sinclair’s Puff captured line and handicap honors in a Northport Bay Yacht Club race on West Grand Traverse Bay last Tuesday, July 18, but was unable to carry the momentum into the Ladies’ Day race on Saturday.  That’s bec More...

Running Bear, Fishtown 5K winners

Running Bear Winners: Women  Overall: Heidi Heuerman (19:04) Columbus, Ohio  Ages 10 & under: Addison Stanton (25:36) Henderson, Nev.  Ages 11-14: Aubrey Duhaime (20:02) Perrysburg, Ohio   More...

Summer Scorecards: Junior golf results from Leland Country Club

Editor’s note: Want to see your summer golf league scores in the sports section? Have your golf pro email results to jason@leelanaunews.com.  Leland Country Club Junior Golf results Monday, July 24   More...