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Friday March 27, 2015

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Tech Dream Hockey Season Ends In Overtime Loss

The Michigan Tech University hockey team had its dream season come to an end Friday in the first round of the NCAA West Regional. The fifth-ranked Huskies were stunned by St. Cloud State, 3-2, in overtime, in Fargo, N.D. St. Cloud tied the game with 37 seconds left in the third period, and then won it eight minutes into overtime.

Click the above headline to read more details. (Michigan Tech University photo)
NCA Jets Soar Into State Championship Game 71-46

The North Central High School boys basketball team jumped out to a 29-4 lead and cruised to a 71-46 win over the Fulton Pirates Thursday in the Class D state semifinal game at Michigan State University. The Jets advance to Saturday's state championship game.

Click the above headline to read all of the game's details. Pictured above: North Central's Rob Granquist drives to the basket during Thursday's game. (Photo from MHSAA)
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Saturday March 28, 2015
1:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Tampa Bay Lightning. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

2:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Camping World Truck Series 250 mile race. From Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Virginia. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

4:20 PM - High School Boys Basketball. MHSAA Class C State Championship Game. Grand Rapids Northpoine Christian vs Flint Beecher. From the Breslin Center at Michigan State University. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

6:30 PM - High School Boys Basketball. Class B State Championship Game. Detroit Henry Ford vs Wyoming Godwin Heights. From the Breslin Center at Michigan State University. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Sunday March 29, 2015
12:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 500-mile race. From Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Virginia. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

4:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at New York Islanders. From the Nassau County Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Long Island, NY. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Monday March 30, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).

Tuesday March 31, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Ottawa Senators. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Thursday April 2, 2015
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Boston Bruins. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Saturday April 4, 2015
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Minnesota Wild. From the XCel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Sunday April 5, 2015
4:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Washington Capitals. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).


LATEST ARTICLES
Wunder Named To Dream Team; Not Mr. Hockey
Escanaba High School senior Levi Wunder earned another award on Sunday as he was named to the Michigan High School Hockey Dream Team at a banquet in Farmington Hills. But Wunder was passed over for the Mr. Hockey award, as that honor was given to Austin Alger of Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook. Click the above headline for details.
Iron River Hawks Win Midget B Hockey State Title
The Iron River Ice Hawks Midget B hockey team won the state championship on Sunday in downstate Fraser. The Ice Hawks, with five Delta County boys on the roster, beat the Marquette Togos, 3-0, in the state championship game. Click the above headline for details.
Calumet Stuns Flint Hamady For First State Title
The Calumet Copper Kings claimed their first-ever state championship in girls basketball Saturday with a 57-49 upset win over Flint Hamady in East Lansing. Click the above headline to see the details, courtesy of the Michigan High School Athletic Association.
Saints Rally From 20 Down To Win Championship
The St. Ignace Saints rallied from 20 points down to beat Pittsford, 64-60, to win the Class C girls basketball state championship Saturday at Michigan State University. Click the above headline for the details, courtesy of the Michigan High School Athletic Association.
Eskymos Celebrate Successful Season At Banquet
The Escanaba High School hockey team celebrated one of its most successful hockey seasons in history during the post-season banquet Thursday at the House of Ludington. Captain Levi Wunder won several awards, as eight "team awards" were handed out. Click the above headline to see who won awards.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
NCA Jets Soar Into State Championship Game 71-46
Thursday March 26, 2015


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Tuesday March 24, 2015

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Sunday March 22, 2015

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Sunday March 22, 2015

U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • Escanaba Graduate Heller Honored
    The National Wrestling Coaches Association has announced team and individual honorees at its annual banquet. Alma College freshman and Escanaba High School graduate Travis Heller earned Scholar All-American honors. Heller posted a 19-8 record for Alma this year, including 17-4 against wrestlers from within his division. In the classroom, Heller earned a 3.65 Grade Point Average in Pre-Engineering. Alma's team had the fourth-highest GPA in the nation.
  • Gladstone Baseball Plans Breakfast Fundraiser
    Join the 2015 Gladstone Braves varsity baseball team on Sunday, April 12th for the "Meet the Team and Coaches” breakfast fundraiser at the Gladstone Middle School Cafeteria from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. The breakfast will serve scrambled eggs, ham, sausage, fried potatoes, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, juice and coffee. There will be raffles and door prizes every hour. Tickets are $7. Go to www.ghsbb.weebly.com, or call 280-1169 or 399-5374.