February 8, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Two county seniors join 1,000-point club

Peterson: 942 points

Glen Lake coach Rich Ruelas had seen enough of Thomas Hursey. “It felt like everything they were throwing up was going in,” Ruelas said. “Hursey hit some tough shots, but we made him work for it with a hand in his face. More...

Late free throws lift North Bay past Frankfort

Down one with two minutes to play, North Bay senior Joan Ogemaw stepped to the line and promptly heard it from the Frankfort faithful. Ogemaw responded with a pair of go-ahead free throws — and a smile. More...

Kareck, Comets snap six-game slide

Leland freshman Tatum Kareck finished one rebound short of a double-double on Monday as the Comets captured their second conference win of the season at Mesick, 33-18. More...

Lakers lean on press, breeze past North Bay

Not many teams can go toe-to-toe with Glen Lake, but that’s exactly what North Bay did in the second half of its matchup in Suttons Bay last Thursday.  Glen Lake and North Bay each scored 29 second-half points.  “That was uplift More...

Wildcats close in on Cherryland 3-peat

Austin Huck and his Northport teammates are one win away from a third straight league championship.  And they’ll have two chances to secure it as the Wildcats (9-3, 4-0 Cherryland) are set to host Grand Traverse Academy tomorrow and Traver More...

Lakers dismantle Comets at home

All 11 active Glen Lake players scored last Wednesday as the Lakers completed a season sweep of Leland at home, 84-40.  “They’re nearly in a league of their own around here,” Leland coach Jon Kiessel said, “but we didn&rs More...

FLY, EAGLES, FLY

Members of the St. Mary softball team (right) and cross country team (above) were honored Friday at halftime of a boys basketball game against Northport. The Eagles won the district championship in softball and the regional title in cross country. More...

Young stars show no signs of slowing down

Lowe, Hazelton among county’s up-and-coming underclassmen

What do 1,000-point scorers Garett Miller, Savannah Peplinski and Thomas Hursey have in common? All three got started early. The 1,000-point club is somewhat exclusive in that way. More...

Bonzelet, Peplinski propel Lakers past Portagers

Glen Lake brought a zone beater to Onekama on Tuesday.  And her name was Allie Bonzelet.  Bonzelet poured in a career-high 24 points as the Lakers coasted to a 75-46 win. More...

Fast start fuels Eagles to road win

Hanna Grant and the St. Mary girls broke a first-quarter huddle “on a mission” — and it wasn’t all talk. More...

Glen Lake surges past Suttons Bay

Cade Peterson planted his right foot near the free-throw line, spun toward the basket, took a step and elevated. This one was a beauty. “Probably my favorite dunk I have yet,” Peterson said. More...

LeVeque helps Leland snap slide

Mesick may have gotten the memo on Monday: Timmy LeVeque is back in the Leland lineup.  LeVeque scored 16 points and Garett Miller led all scorers with 21 as the Comets collected their first conference win of the season at home, 75-32.   More...

Rucki, Huskies roll past Norsemen

Tom Rucki tallied 16 points and Joey Crossman added 15 last Wednesday as Benzie completed a sweep of Suttons Bay with a 67-56 win at home.  “Two times we’ve played them, two times it took us a half to show up,” Suttons Bay coac More...

Extra Points: Titans take down Lakers; Glen Lake quarterback signs with GVSU

The Glen Lake bowling team dropped a 28-2 decision to Traverse City West at Lucky Jack’s on Saturday.  “We lost our first baker game by nine pins, 146-155,” Glen Lake cocoach Ashley Parent said. More...