July 19, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Youth league focuses on fun rather then competition

Baseball and softball might be considered slow sports to some, but don’t tell that to youth league players.  The kids of Leelanau County enjoy their sports. More...

County teams are on the rise

Every team needs someone who can put the ball in the hoop consistently, and several county teams have such athletes returning.  Following are returning starters who are coming off strong offensive seasons:  Boys leading scorers returning: & More...

Cedar adult league takes their turn in summer ball

Beer, ball and buddies.  People gather at the Cedar baseball fields for more then just little league games.  The Cedar Adult League plays on Tuesday and Thursday nights in Cedar, and they are out on the fields until late in the night.  More...

Northport Bay Yacht Club continues race season

Light winds made racing difficult over the weekend for sailing.  The fourth race in the Applebee Series for the yachts of the Northport Bay Yacht Club started with very little winds. More...

5K returns to Fishtown

Leland is home to much more then just Fishtown.  The 10th annual Friends of Fishtown 5K winds through Leland’s neighborhoods and along the Leland River, starting and finishing in the heart of Fishtown.  Gradual climbs and downhills ma More...

County teams stay in shape during the summer

Ruelas, Glen Lake looking forward to this season

Prep basketball players have been busy participating in open gyms and scrimmages over the summer..  Coaches of county girls and boys teams talked about what they’ve been doing over the summer. More...

Jr. Golfers take to the course

Mondays are better with golf. The junior golfers at the Leland Country Club took to the course on Monday morning with groups of players who played nine holes, six holes and three holes. More...

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SUSIE BOMIER, Debby Stricof, Joyce Harrington-Bahle and Emmy Holman (left to right) enjoy the pickleball courts on Monday morning at Herman Park in Suttons Bay.   More...

Youth league standings tighten up

The season is nearing the end for the Cedar Summer Youth League.  The leagues are set up by age. More...

Coaching changes happening around the county

Coaching positions have been filled at county schools.  St. Mary, Glen Lake and Leland have made changes in their coaching staffs. Here is what each school has done with their teams:  St. More...