December 21, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Peplinski, Lakers cruise past Cadillac

Defense dominant as Glen Lake drops Mesick and Leland

The Glen Lake girls had it going from the opening tip on Tuesday. Jen LaCross hit a fast-break layup five seconds in. Savannah Peplinski made it 5-0 on an old-fashioned threepoint play 15 seconds later. More...

Shorthanded Comets lose big at Kingsley

With its top two scorers sidelined, the Leland girls were no match for Kingsley last Wednesday.  The Lady Stags sent the Comets home with a 71-point loss, 88-17.  More...

Okerlund, Hazelton shine as Lakers dispatch Suttons Bay

Xander Okerlund and Reece Hazelton poured in 19 points apiece last Thursday as the Glen Lake boys took down visiting Suttons Bay 75-48.  “I expected them to be as big as they are, but the athleticism is what I was impressed with,” Su More...

Snow wipes out Leland, Mesick game

Two county basketball teams tweaked their schedules last week.  The matchup between the Leland and Mesick boys last Thursday was canceled due to inclement weather and unsafe driving conditions. More...

Lindley promoted to senior associate director of athletics

A Suttons Bay graduate has been promoted to senior associate director of athletics for health, safety and performance at Northwestern University. The former Norseman, Tory Lindley, had served as Northwestern’s head athletic trainer since 2002. More...

Bushen: Potential aplenty on peninsula

I’m not “NBA guy.” Haven’t been since Big Ben Wallace left the Detroit Pistons and signed with the Chicago Bulls in July 2006. More...

St. Mary girls get past Hale, Bear Lake at home

5-0 Eagles head to Muskegon for holiday showcase

What a difference a season makes.  Last season, the St. Mary girls traveled to Bear Lake and returned to Lake Leelanau with a 20-point loss.  This season, the Bear Lake girls got a first-hand look at how much St. More...

North Bay beats Buckley, falls to Benzie Central

The North Bay girls continue to adjust to Northwest Conference competition.  As coach Jim Champion and his girls found out in games against Buckley and Benzie last week, the competition level can vary greatly from night to night. More...

Offensive woes plague Eagles in tough three-game stretch

One theme was consistent for the St. Mary boys in a trio of losses last week.  “The lid was on the bucket,” Eagles coach Jim Dybevik said. “We couldn’t buy a bucket in close.”  More...