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Thursday October 23, 2014

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Upper Peninsula's Best X-Country Runners Named

The Upper Peninsula's top boys and girls cross country runners were named on Wednesday by the UP Cross Country Coaches Association (UPCCCA).

Ishpeming's boys and Marquette's girls were named "Big School" Teams of the Year, while Chassell's boys and girls were both named as "Small School" Teams of the Year.

Escanaba's Joey Wolfe and Gladstone's Leigha Woelffer were named to the All-U.P. Dream Teams. Click the above headline to see details. Pictured above: the boys race at the Escanaba "Golden K" Invitational. Photo courtesy of Paul "GrandpaCamo" Gerard.
Marquette Volleyball Wears Pink, Sweeps Gladstone

The Marquette High School girls volleyball team wore pink uniforms Tuesday night in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month as the Redettes faced the Gladstone Braves in Gladstone. The result was the same as when the Marquette girls wore red and white earlier this season: a 3-0 win. Click the above headline to see photos and videos from the match.
Thursday October 23, 2014
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Pittsburgh Penguins. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Friday October 24, 2014
6:30 PM - High School Football. Manistique Emeralds vs Rudyard Bulldogs. From the Manistique High School football field. On WTIQ-AM (1490), and on-line at

6:45 PM - High School Football. Gladstone Braves vs Calumet Copper Kings. From the Marble Athletic Field in Gladstone. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at

Saturday October 25, 2014
1:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Camping World Truck Series 200-mile race from Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. On WCHT-AM (600).

6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Philadelphia Flyers. From the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pa. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Sunday October 26, 2014
12:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 500-mile race from Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

6:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers at New Orleans Saints. From the Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. Kick-off is 8:30 E.T. Coverage begins at 6:00. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Monday October 27, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).

Tuesday October 28, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live" from the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Wednesday October 29, 2014
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Washington Capitals. From the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

The Upper Peninsula high school football season is under way. Click the above headline to see all of the scores and schedules for the 2014 season.
Segorski To Lead Escanaba H.S. Softball Programs
The Escanaba School Board voted Monday to hire Jamie Segorski as the new Eskymo varsity softball head coach for the 2015 season. Segorski takes over for John LaMarch, who resigned last month. Click the above headline for details.
U.P. Wrestlers Compete At MI Grapplers Fall Classic
The high school wrestling season is still a few weeks away, but several Upper Peninsula boys started preparing this past weekend by competing in the 2014 Michigan Grappler Fall Classic in Battle Creek. Escanaba's Kaleb Rahoi and Huntler Sadler, Gladstone's Jeremy Kadish, and Norway's Cole Gonzalez particpiated. See how they fared by clicking the above headline.
Marquette, Ishpeming, Chassell Sweep U.P. Titles
The Marquette, Ishpeming, and Chassell High School cross-country teams won both the boys and girls Upper Peninsula championships in their respective divisions on Saturday in Marquette. Click the above headline for all of the results.
Gladstone Volleyball Has Ups, Downs In Houghton
The Gladstone High School girls volleyball team won two of three matches during pool play at the Houghton Invitational on Saturday, before losing to Hancock in bracket play to finish the day with a 2-2 record. Click the above headline to see the tournament details.

Upper Peninsula's Best X-Country Runners Named
Wednesday October 22, 2014

Marquette Volleyball Wears Pink, Sweeps Gladstone
Tuesday October 21, 2014

Segorski To Lead Escanaba H.S. Softball Programs
Monday October 20, 2014

Kingsford Tops Braves To Keep Playoff Hopes Alive
Friday October 17, 2014

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  • Michigan Tech Foootball Downs Grand Valley
    Michigan Tech opened the game against Grand Valley State with 35 unanswered points and went on to a 35-14 victory over the Lakers to improve to 6-0 on the season. Charlie Leffingwell rushed for 202 yards on 23 carries and scored two touchdowns, and Tyler Scarlett completed 15-of-22 passes for 174 yards. CLICK HERE  for all of the details.
  • BR-H Broncos Make Football Playoffs
    The Bark River-Harris High School football team clinched a state football playoff berth Friday night with a 44-22 win over the North Central Jets. The win gave the Broncos a 6-2 record, enough for an automatic spot in the 256-team state playoffs. BR-H's six wins are more than the last four seasons combined, when the program went 4-42. Alex Mathias scored three touchdowns and Jake Greenfield had two long scores. The Broncos visit undefeated West Iron County in next Friday's regular season finale.
  • NMU Soccer Team Explodes For 7-0 Win
    The Northern Michigan University women's soccer team exploded for seven goals on Friday to pound the Tiffin (Ohio) Dragons, 7-0, in Marquette. Six different Northern players scored, with Paula Hafner finding the back of the net twice. Northern has now won three games in a row, by a combined score of 15-0. NMU hosts Findlay (Ohio) on Sunday.
  • LSSU Hockey Team Falls at Notre Dame

    Lake Superior State's hockey team lost to Notre Dame Friday night, 5-3, in Indiana. Freshman goaltender Gordon Defiel started for the Lakers and was once again strong in net against a bombardment of shots. Defiel made 36 saves on 40 shots, with Notre Dame getting an empty-netter to seal the win late in the game. The two teams will play again on Saturday.