February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Pershinske to represent peninsula in state finals

Glen Lake boys, girls miss cut in tough regional

Slow and steady didn’t win the race.  It did, however, guarantee Andrew Pershinske a spot in the state finals.  Pershinske, a Leland student on the Glen Lake ski team, finished seventh through one round of regional slalom runs at Nub& More...

Glen Lake bowlers gear up for conference tourneys

The Glen Lake bowling team woke a sleeping giant Saturday morning.  Glen Lake got things going with a 136-96 win in the first baker game, but Bellaire stormed back from there with a 156-102 drubbing in the second.  Ken Plamondon bowled hig More...

Two Garretts better than one as Norse notch win at Leland

Bears beat Lakers, maintain share of first place in NWC

It was a good day to be a Garrett.  Suttons Bay big men Garrett Keith and Garrett Shananaquet delivered double-doubles Friday as the Norsemen survived a 28-point outing from county scoring leader Garett Miller and escaped Leland with an 82-76 wi More...

Downstate doubleheader canceled

The downstate weather event referred to by some as the “death storm” on Friday led to the cancellation of a doubleheader between the Lake Leelanau St. More...

Amato tops Leelanau’s VASA list

The star of Leelanau County’s summer circuit was at it again at over the weekend at Timber Ridge Resort.  More...

Michigan tweaks concussion law

The Michigan Department of Health & Human Services announced Monday a change to the state’s concussion law.  Michigan, which in 2013 became the 39th state to enact a law regulating sports concussions and return to athletic activity, wi More...

Pershinske, Lakers win third straight league title

Jess Pershinske captured both individual Lake Michigan Ski Conference regular season “World Cup” titles at Crystal Mountain last Wednesday, finishing first in slalom (30.40, 30.45) and second in giant slalom (21.47, 21.99).  Pershins More...

Ski results: Conference, regional times

LMSC Finals (Week 5)  Crystal Mountain - Feb. 7   More...

Huck, Wildcats complete Cherryland trifecta

Northport wins third straight title, stumbles in loss to visiting Sabres

If 2018 proves to be the final year for Northport hoops, then at least the Wildcats will go out on top. More...

Glen Lake gears up for rematch

Kingsley cruises past North Bay, seeks perfection

It all comes down to this.  The Northwest Conference championship will be all but decided Tuesday as Jalynn Brumfield and the unbeaten Kingsley girls look to lock up the league title in a rematch with Glen Lake in Maple City.  More...

Miller, Peplinski close in on scoring titles

Garett Miller may have a stranglehold of first place in the Leelanau County boys scoring ranks, but the girls scoring race is starting to heat up.  More...

M-22 Challenge sign-up: March 1

Online registration for the 2018 M-22 Challenge will go live at 8 a.m. on Thursday, March 1.  The annual “race before the race” figures to end quickly this year as Empire’s run-bike-paddle triathlon turns 10. More...