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Marquette Sweeps Season Series From Gladstone
The Marquette Blues rode complete-game pitching performances from Trevor Bratonia and Brandon Lotterman to sweep a doubleheader from the Gladstone Indians, 8-2 and 9-2, Tuesday night in Gladstone. Marquette won all three games in the season series.
Click the above headline to read the game details, and to see photos by Nate Bellville.
Popelka Pitches Shutout As Cubs Top Menominee
The Escanaba Cubs finally had a full squad on Tuesday, and they rolled to a 12-0 win over the Menominee Red Wave Tuesday night in Menominee. The Cubs were helped by the return of catcher Sean Bissell and pitcher Justin Popelka, who missed the past week.
Click the above headline to see photos taken by Sheila Olsen. (Pictured: Logan Lamb)
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Friday July 3, 2015
5:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Junior Cubs vs Gladstone Junior Indians. From Al-Ness Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
7:45 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians at Escanaba Cubs. From Al Ness Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
Saturday July 4, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Firecracker 250 race from the Dayt0na International Speedway in Daytona, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Sunday July 5, 2015
6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 400-mile race from the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Bray Home Run, Shutout Lead Esky Past Kingsford
Casey Bray hit a home run and added a two-run double at the plate, and he came within one out of pitching a no-hitter Monday as Escanaba beat Kingsford, 7-0, to win the championship of the Yooper 9-10 Boys Little League Baseball Tournament.
Click the above headline to see photos and videos from Monday night's game.
Well-Known Escanaba Racer Peterson Dead At 54
The Upper Peninsula racing community is in shock today after the sudden death of Dale Peterson. Peterson won his late model dirt car race Saturday night at the Upper Peninsula International Raceway, but died Sunday morning. Click the above headline to read more.
Swede Holmqvist Wins Island Resort Championship
Sweden's Dani Holmqvist birdied on the final hole to avoid a playoff and win the LPGA Symetra Tour's Island Resort Championship by one stroke on Sunday at the Sweetgrass Golf Course. Canadian Samantha Richdale (Kelowna, British Columbia) finished second, while fellow Canadian Brooke Henderson (Smith Falls, Ontario) took third.
Click the above headline to read the details, courtesy of the LPGA Symetra Tour.
Mistake-Prone Cubs Routed; Menominee Hangs On
The Marinette Firecracker American Legion Baseball Tournament came to an end on Sunday with four games. The Escanaba Cubs made seven errors and lost to Manitowoc, 14-1. Menominee hung on to beat Green Bay, 3-1, while Watertown beat Marquette, 5-3. Click the above headline to read details, and to see photos and videos from the Escanaba-Manitowoc and Menominee-Green Bay games.
North Rallies Past South To Win U.P. All-Star Game
The Upper Peninsula High School All-Star football game was held Saturday at the Superior Dome. The North team scored twice in the fourth quarter to beat the South team, 35-25. Click the above headline for more.
Grand Valley Hires Yooper As Women's BB Coach
Mike Williams has been hied as the new women's basketball coach at Grand Valley state. Williams spent the last four years as the head coach at Davenport University, where he compiled a record of 130-11. Back in 1999, Williams helped to start the women's basketball program at Finlandia University in Hancock. He also coached the Hancock High School's girls varsity team from 1989-2000. Williams was also the head girls basketball coach at Ironwood High School in 1986.