April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Say it ain’t snow!

Weather woes lead to scheduling, officiating concerns

Cabin Fever: Spring sports still on hold for 13 of 14 county teams Doug Periard has been coaching baseball since 1994 — and he’s never seen anything quite like this. More...

In Ohio, Cox captures first top finish of collegiate career

Glen Lake golfing great rolls into MAC Championship with confidence

The pride of Empire is at it again. More...

Bradford named Coach of the Year

Dedication and passion.  One of the greatest players in the history of high school hoops on the peninsula sees plenty of both in Glen Lake girls coach Jason Bradford.  More...

County runners react to Michigan woman winning Boston Marathon

Michigan marathon runner Desiree Linden made the Mitten proud on Monday when she became the first American woman in 33 years to win the Boston Marathon (2:39:54).  Leelanau runners were well aware.  More...

Grand Rapids to Leelanau ‘Climate Ride’ coming this fall

A fall bike ride from the Beer City to the Land of Delight is in the works.  More...

Blue Devils, Ramblers breeze past North Bay

Shorthanded squad opens season with pair of 8-goal home losses

To coach Tom Spencer, the North Bay girls are ahead of schedule.  “We got two soccer games in and 22 kids played,” Spencer said. “We’re way ahead of everyone in terms of development. More...

Family Man: Finch steps down after solid five-year run

The numbers don’t lie. Pound for pound, one could argue Lake Leelanau St. Mary is home to one of the area’s top girls basketball programs.  More...

Girls on the Run: Leelanau director prepares to pass torch

On your mark, get set, go. Girls on the Run (GOTR) is at the starting line of another season in Leelanau County. GOTR started in northwest Michigan about 20 years ago with funding from a federal grant targeted toward gender-specific programming. More...

Lake Leelanau Rowing Club Juniors looking good through two regattas

Northern Michigan’s premier rowing club continues to make waves in the national rowing ranks.  Lake Leelanau Rowing Club (LLRC) Juniors competed over the weekend in the Cincinnati Invitational on Harsha Lake in Bethel, Ohio — and reg More...