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Gladstone Braves Open Baseball Season Downstate

The Gladstone Braves finally got to play some baseball Friday afternoon, and it was a successful debut for the team. Gladstone scored early and often and hit four home runs to sweep both ends of a doubleheader from Reed City, 12-2 and 9-0.

Click the above headline to read all of the details. Pictured: Gladstone's Tom Bailey (23) is met by his teammates after hitting a grand slam home run Friday. (Kim Lauscher photo)
Escanaba Eskymos Split Baseball D.H. In Bay City

The Escanaba High School baseball team rallied to post their first win of the season on Friday, beating Bay City Central, 6-4, in Lower Michigan. The Eskymos lost the second game of the doubleheader, however, 8-2. Click the above headline to read details.

Pictured: Eskymo senior Ben Kleiman tossed five strong innings in the first game of Friday's doubleheader. He got a no-decision in the game. (Sheila Olsen photo)
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Sunday April 20, 2014
2:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Stanley Cup Playoffs Game Two. Detroit Red Wings at Boston Bruins. From TD Garden in Boston, Mass. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Monday April 21, 2014
5:15 PM - High School Baseball. Gladstone Braves at North Central Jets. From Hermansville, Mich. On WCHT-AM (600) and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Tuesday April 22, 2014
4:15 PM - High School Baseball. Gladstone Braves vs Negaunee Miners. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. 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)

7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Stanley Cup Playoffs Game Three. Boston Bruins at Detroit Red Wings. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Thursday April 24, 2014
6:00 PM - High School Baseball. Escanaba Eskymos vs Negaunee Miners. From Al Ness Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

7:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Stanley Cup Playoffs. Game Four. Boston Bruins at Detroit Red Wings. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Friday April 25, 2014
6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Nationwide 250-mile race from the Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Va. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Saturday April 26, 2014
12:00 PM - High School Baseball. Gladstone Braves vs Rudyard Bulldogs. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. THIS IS A DOUBLEHEADER. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

2:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Stanley Cup Playoffs. Game Five (IF NECESSARY). Detroit Red Wings at Boston Bruins. From the TD Garden in Boston, Mass. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

6:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 400-mile race from Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Va. On WCMM-FM (102.5).


LATEST ARTICLES
Kingsford, Marquette Easily Win Dome Track Meets
The Kingsford High School boys track team easily won the Division One meet Tuesday at the Superior Dome with 113.5 points, easily outdistancing second place Menominee. And in the girls meet, the margin was even wider: Marquette won with 140.5 points and Menominee was a distant second place with 57. Escanaba and Gladstone finished way behind in both the boys and girls meets. Click the above headline to see all of the results.
Eskymos Drop Baseball Season-Opener In Appleton
The Escanaba High School baseball team opened its 2014 season Friday with a 7-3 loss to the Appleton North Lightning in Wisconsin. The game was played in Wisconsin instead of in Escanaba because there is still snow on Al Ness Field. Click the above headline to read more details.
Former Eskymo Coach Jerry Cvengros Dead At 80
Jerry Cvengros, who coached the Escanaba High School football team to its only state championship in 1981, died Monday night in East Lansing. He was 80 years old. Cvengros also served as EHS athletic director and as the high school principal during his 30 years in Escanaba. He also worked for the Michigan High School Athletic Association for 13 years. Click the above headline to read more.
MHSAA Announces Changes For Football Practices
The Michigan High School Athletic Association has announced changes to how football practices will be run starting this fall. Essentially, the changes mean fewer days of full-out contact drills will be allowed before, and during, the season. Click the above headline to read the details on the new pratice rules.
St. Ignace, Newberry To Move To Class D In '14-15
The Michigan High School Athletic Association announced on Monday that the Newberry Indians and St. Ignace Saints will be moved from Class C to Class D for basketball and volleyball next school year. This is based on the latest enrollment figures. Click the above headline to read more.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
Gladstone Braves Open Baseball Season Downstate
Friday April 18, 2014

Escanaba Eskymos Split Baseball D.H. In Bay City
Friday April 18, 2014

Eskymos Drop Baseball Season-Opener In Appleton
Friday April 11, 2014

Former Eskymo Coach Jerry Cvengros Dead At 80
Tuesday April 1, 2014


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