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Sunday October 4, 2015

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Northern Hangs On To Beat Saginaw Valley, 36-34

The Northern Michigan University football team stopped a two-point conversion attempt in the final seconds and beat Saginaw Valley State, 36-34, Saturday at the Superior Dome. Escanaba native Austin Young had three catches, including a 49-yard touchdown reception. He also had three returns on special teams and recovered a fumble. Click the above headline to read more details courtesy of NMU Sports Information.
Braves Battle; Fall To Sault On Homecoming, 37-27

Ryan Jones scored three touchdowns to lead the Sault Ste. Marie Blue Devils to a 37-27 win over the Gladstone Braves Friday night on Braves Homecoming. Ben Schwalbach threw two touchdown passes to Jake Greenfield in a losing effort for Gladstone.

Click the above headline to see photos and videos taken by Nate Bellville, and to hear radio interviews and replays. Pictured above: Gladstone's Owen Carlson (11) gets a big gain on a rush as Sault's Ryan Jones (right) tries to make the tackle.
Saturday October 3, 2015
9:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Camping World Trucks "350" Race. From the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, Nevada. On WCHT-AM (600).

Sunday October 4, 2015
1:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup "400" Race from the Dover Motor Speedway in Dover, Delaware. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

2:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers at San Francisco 49'ers. From Levi's Stadium in San Francisco, California. Kick-off is 4:25. Coverage begins at 2:00 ET. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Monday October 5, 2015
6:30 PM - NFL Football. Detroit Lions at Seattle Seahawks. From Century Link Field in Seattle, Washington. Kick-off is 8:30 ET, Coverage begins at 6:30 ET on WTIQ-AM (1490).

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

Tuesday October 6, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Thursday October 8, 2015
6:00 PM - High School Football. Escanaba Junior Varsity Eskymos at Gladstone Junior Varsity Braves. From the Marble Athletic Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at

Friday October 9, 2015
6:30 PM - High School Football. Newberry Indians at Manistique Emeralds. From the Manistique High School. On WTIQ-AM (1490), and on-line at

6:45 PM - High School Football. Gladstone Braves at Escanaba Eskymos. From the Escanaba Athletic Field. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at

7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Toronto Maple Leafs. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

7:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Series "Drive For The Cure 300". From the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

The 2015 Upper Peninsula High School football season is entering its sixth week. Click the above headline to see all of the scores, and for the season's remaining schedules.
Negaunee Slips Past Escanaba For Div. 1 U.P. Title
The Negaunee High School girls tennis team won the final doubles match of the day and edged the Escanaba Eskymos, 18-17, to win the Upper Peninsula Division One championship on Thursday. Negaunee and Escanaba met in the championship of nearly all of the eight flights. Click the above headline to see all of the results.
Munising Edges Iron Mountain For D-2 Tennis Title
The Munising Mustangs won the Upper Peninsula Division Two girls tennis championship on Wednesday in Iron Mountain. The Mustangs edged the Mountaineers, 16-15, to take the championship. Six-time defending U.P. champion Westwood finished third. Click the above headline to see results.
Huskies Earn Rare Volleyball Sweep Over Wildcats
The Michigan Tech University women's volleyball team swept rival Northern Michigan, 3-0, Tuesday night in Marquette. The Huskies beat the Wildcats, 25-18, 25-17, and 25-23. Click the above headline to see stories from both MTU and NMU Communications.
Negaunee, Marquette X-C Runners Win In Munising
The Munising Mustangs hosted their annual cross-country meet on Tuesday at the Pictured Rocks Golf Course. Negaunee's boys and Marquette's girls won the team trophies. Escanaba's boys were third, Gladstone's girls were fourth. Click the above headline for details.

Braves Battle; Fall To Sault On Homecoming, 37-27
Friday October 2, 2015

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Saturday September 26, 2015

  • Rapid River Varsity Football Rolls Over Baraga
    The Rapid River High School varsity football team raced to a 24-0 lead at halftime and strolled to a 38-16 win over the Baraga Vikings Thursday night in Baraga. Quarterback Mason Berglund scored three times in the first half, and then the reserves played most of the second half. The Rockets played without injured back/receiver Austin Wicklund, but sill improved to 5-1 on the season. Baraga fell to 3-3.
  • Gladstone JV Football Wins In Sault, 44-22
    The Gladstone High School junior varsity football team built a big lead and the cruised to a 44-22 win over the Sault Ste. Marie Blue Devils Thursday night in the Soo. Quarterback Darin Johnson threw three touchdown passes, two of them to Owen Hanson. Hanson also had touchdowns on a long kickoff return and on a rushing play. The JV Braves improved to 6-0 on the season.
  • Escanaba JV Football Routs Menominee, 61-0
    The Escanaba High School junior varsity football team rolled to a 61-0 win over the Menomine Maroons Thursday night in Escanaba. Scout Wunder had three touchdown runs as the Eslymos built a 42-0 lead at halftime. The second half was played on a running clock. Escanaba's JV's are now 6-0 on the season.