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U.P. High School Softball All-Stars Shine In Rapid
The Upper Peninsula high school girls softball season came to an end on Tuesday with the All-Star games at Rapid River High School. Three dozen girls from across the U.P. played in the doubleheader. Click the above headline to see photos and video highlights.
Pictured above: Norway's Bobbi Hulce (4) is met at home plate after hitting a home run.
Blues Outscore Cubs In Wild Nine-Inning Contest
The Escanaba Cubs and Kingsford Blues played nearly three hours of baseball Tuesday night, and there was plenty of traffic on the basepaths as the Blues outscored the Cubs, 16-10, in nine innings. Click the above headline to see photos and video highlights.
Pictured above: Escanaba's Gavin Peacock makes his Cubs pitching debut Tuesday night.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Thursday June 30, 2016
6:30 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Kingsford Blues. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
Friday July 1, 2016
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Series 250-mile race. From Daytona International Speedway in Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5), and WUPG-FM (96.7).
7:45 PM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Cubs at Gladstone Indians. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
Saturday July 2, 2016
2:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Cubs vs Menominee Red Wave. From Al Ness Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup Series 400-mile race. From Daytona International Speedway in Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5), and WUPG-FM (96.7).
Monday July 4, 2016
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" From the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).
Tuesday July 5, 2016
6:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Cubs vs Kingsford Blues. From Al Ness Field in Escanaba. THIS IS A DOUBLEHEADER. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Gladstone Tops Norway To Take 'Yooper 9-10' Title
The District Ten Little League All-Star season is underway, with the championship game of the Yooper 9-10 boys baseball tournament being held Monday night in Escanaba. The Gladstone boys rallied past Norway, 9-4, to win the trophy. Click the above headline to read details, and to see photos and videos taken by Nate Bellville.
Cubs Drop Another Tight Game; Finish Tourney 0-4
The Escanaba Cubs lost their fourth straight game at the Marinette Firecracker Tournament Sunday afternoon, falling to Pulaski (Wis.), 4-3, at Pederson Ballpark. Click the above headline to read game details, and to see photos taken by Sheila Olsen.
Indians Drop Final Game Of Marinette Tournament
The Marinette American Legion Baseball team scored eight runs in the final two innings to break a 2-2 tie and beat the Gladstone Indians, 10-2, on Sunday, at the Firecracker Tournament. The Indians finished the tournament with a 1-3 record. Click the above headline for details, plus photos and videos taken by Laura Lamberg.
Santiwiwatthanaphong Wins Island Resort Tourney
Sherman “Champagne” Santiwiwatthanaphong of Thailand battled a ferocious wind and carded a 3-under, 69, on Sunday, to win the Island Resort Championship by two shots at 6-under, 210. Click the above headline to see details, courtesy of SymetraTour.com.
Bay College Hires Coach, Athletic Director
Bay College has hired an Athletic Director to run its new sports programs. Matt Johnson is a Gladstone native who returned to the U.P. after seven years of coaching at Hibbing Community College in Minnesota. Johnson will serve as the AD and as the head coach for the new men's basketball team, which will begin play in 2017. Bay College will launch its cross country teams this fall.
NMU Hockey Player Gets Camp Invitation
Incoming Northern Michigan defenseman Rylan Yaremko was one of 31 players invited to the New York Rangers development camp, which will be held June 27 to July 1 at the MSG Training Center. Yaremko will attend the camp fresh off of winning the RBC Cup, the Western Canada Cup and the Fred Page Cup with the BCHL's West Kelowna Warriors. The 6-foot-3 Spirit River, Alta. native is one of seven defenseman to receive an invite.