PERFECTION ACHIEVED! NC JETS THREE-PEAT
The North Central Jets completed an unprecedented three-year run on the basketball court Saturday with a third consecutive MHSAA Class D state championship. The Jets raced to a 23-point lead and held off a furious rally from the Buckley Bears to post a 78-69 victory. Click the above headline for details, photos, videos, interviews and radio replays.
Michigan Tech Hockey Season Ends In NCAA's, 5-2
The 2016-17 Michigan Tech hockey season came to end in the NCAA Midwest Regional Semifinal Saturday after top-ranked Denver defeated the No. 19-ranked Huskies 5-2 at U.S. Bank Arena. Tech's final record stands at 23-15-7. Click the above headline to read more.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Sunday March 26, 2017
12:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Minnesota Wild. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).
2:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Monster Energy NASCAR Series 400-mile race. From the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose), and WUPG-FM (96.7 Yooper Country).
Monday March 27, 2017
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Carolina Hurricanes. From the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).
7:00 PM - NBA Basketball. Detroit Pistons at New York Knicks. From Madison Square Garden in New York City. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and WMXG-FM (106.3).
Tuesday March 28, 2017
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Carolina Hurricanes. From PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose).
7:00 PM - NBA Basketball. Detroit Pistons vs Miami Heat. From the Palace of Auburn Hills. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on WMXG-FM (106.3).
Thursday March 30, 2017
7:00 PM - NBA Basketball. Detroit Pistons vs Brooklyn Nets. From the Palace of Auburn Hills. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and WMXG-FM (106.3).
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning. From Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).
Ishpeming's Maino Signs To Play Hoops For Norse
Marissa Maino, a senior from Ishpeming High School has signed a NJCAA Letter of Intent to play for the inaugural women’s basketball team at Bay College. She signed during a ceremony Friday afternoon in Ishpeming. Click the above headline to read more.
DOUBLE OVERTIME WAR: North Central Survives
Seth Polfus scored a layup as time expired in a second overtime period to help the North Central Jets beat beat Southfield Christian, 84-83, at Michigan State University. Click the above headline for details, and to hear interviews and radio replays. (MHSAA Photo)
Escanaba Girls Raise Money For Special Olympians
The Escanaba High School took in $819 in donations at the Special Olympics Basketball game the school hosted on March 6th. Pictured above is the group of EHS varsity and JV girl's basketball players and Special Olympics Area One Representative George Dunlap.
THE BEAT GOES ON: Jets Earn Third Trip To MSU
The North Central Jets earned a shot at a third straight basketball state championship Tuesday with a 74-61 win over the Hillman Tigers in the state quarterfinals. The Jets advanced to the Final Four at Michigan State University. Click the above headline to read game details, and to listen to post-game interviews. (Bill Krachinski photo)
The Northern Michigan football team's spring game has been moved to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 8, head coach Kyle Nystrom announced Wednesday. The free youth clinic for players ages three to 13 will now be held from 11 to 12 p.m. The spring game caps a four-week practice schedule and is free to the public. "For now, we plan on doing a scrimmage, but if we're not where we need to be health-wise we'll do a controlled scrimmage, offense versus defense," Nystrom said.
Hermansville Gold Medal Classics Fast Approaching
The Gold Medal Classic Independent Basketball Tournament will be held March 30-April 9 in Hermansville. thru April 9 There will be competition in Classes A, B, C, D, EE, E, plus Rec, Women's and Junior High boys and girls divisions. Kakuks of Daggett has now entered the Classic for a 59 th consecutive year. The tournament is still accepting teams thru March 24th. For more information, contact Ray Bray at Raybray6@hotmail.com, or call or text at (906) 282-0451.
Gladstone Baseball Plans Fudraising Breakfast
The Gladstone High School baseball team will host its fifth annual Meet The Players and Coaches breakfast on Sunday, April 9, at the Gladstone Middle School. There will be scrambled eggs, pancakes, and plenty of raffles and door prizes throughout the event. Tickets are $7, and the money that's raised helps the Braves JV and varsity baseball programs, which are self-funded. It will be held from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. on April 9th.