February 22, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Brumfield, Stags complete perfect season

Stags withstand first-quarter run, pull ahead late to claim league championship

The student section erupted. Allie Bonzelet’s first-quarter buzzer beater put Glen Lake up 19-11 on the No. More...

Defense dominant as St. Mary extends streak

Senior leaders shine as Eagles beat Academy, homeschoolers

The Lake Leelanau St. Mary girls may only fly as far as their defensive prowess takes them — but coach Pete Finch is just fine with that. “We know how to play defense,” Finch said, “and when we do, good things happen.” More...

John puts up 18 points as Wildcats coast at home

Austin John and the Northport boys were all business on Friday.  The Cherryland Conference champion Wildcats dispatched Burt Lake NMCA in comfortable fashion, winning 53-32 at home.  More...

Three decades later, Wildcats reflect on state championship

Much has changed since Dan Stowe’s jumper lifted the 1988 Northport boys to a Class D state championship at Crisler Arena.  Team chemistry has not.  Audience members inside Northport’s auditorium on Saturday could probably tell. More...

Sutherland to coach TC West tennis

A longtime titan in the Leelanau County tennis landscape is taking his talents to Traverse City. More...

Madness tips off at St. Francis Monday

Madness is just four days away.  That’s right, girls district basketball tournaments are slated to start Monday — and no one needs to remind coach Jim Champion, whose North Bay girls are in the midst of a 13-day layoff.  More...

Reserves step up as St. Mary snaps slide

The streak is over.  Avery Tarsa and Andrew Tondreau led Lake Leelanau St. Mary with 13 points and 12 points, respectively, on Friday as the Eagles snapped their eight-game losing streak with a 66-46 victory over visiting Marion. More...

League bragging rights up for grabs as boys enter stretch run

Lakers, Panthers collide in battle for league supremacy

With the Leelanau County scoring leader sidelined with illness, the Leland boys spread the ball around. More...

Bay Reps defend league title

A pair of Leelanau County hockey players celebrated a league championship over the weekend.  Traverse City St. More...