Click the above headline to see photos and videos from the match. Pictured above: North Central's Jaycee Faccio (5) goes up for the block during Monday's match.
With Heavy Hearts, Saints March Past Red Devils
The St. Ignace High School football team battled through its sadness and grief over the tragic loss of a teammate and posted a dominating 69-12 win over the Ironwood Red Devils Saturday in Gladstone. The Saints dedicated the game to senior Mitch Snyder, who was killed by a suspected drunk driver last weekend in St. Ignace.
Click the above headline to see photos and videos from the game, as well as from the stirring pre-game coin flip. Pictured above: St. Ignace captain Gage Kreski hugs Mitch Snyder's mom, Deb Brandstrom, during an emotional pre-game ceremony on Saturday.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Tuesday October 13, 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 Tampa Bay Lightning. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Friday October 16, 2015
6:30 PM - High School Football. Manistique Emeralds at Westwood Patriots. From the Westwood High School in Ishpeming Township. On WTIQ-AM (1490), and on-line at www.wtiqradio.com.
6:45 PM - High School Football. Gladstone Braves vs Kingsford Flivvers. From the Marble Athletic Field in Gladstone. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Carolina Hurricanes. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Saturday October 17, 2015
3:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Series "300" race. From the Kansas Speedway. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Montreal Canadiens. From the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Sunday October 18, 2015
11:00 AM - NFL Football. Detroit Lions vs Chicago Bears. From Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan. Kick-off is 1:00. Coverage begins at 11:00 a.m. On WTIQ-AM (1490).
1:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup Series "400 mile" race. From the Kansas Speedway. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
2:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers vs San Diego Chargers. From Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Kick-off is 4:25 ET. Coverage begins at 2:00 ET on WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Monday October 19, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).
Escanaba Eskymos Host Elks Volleyball Invitational
The annual Escanaba Elks Volleyball Invitational saw ten teams from across the Upper Peninsula play four matches in "pool play" before four teams battled for the championship. In the end, Marquette won the championship, 2-0, over Sault Ste. Marie.
Click the above headline see all of the tournament scores, to see videos from the Escanaba-Gladstone match, and to see photos from several of Saturday's matches.
Eskymos Overwhelm Braves In Delta County Battle
Five different players scored touchdowns as the Escanaba Eskymos rolled up 431 yards in offense to beat the Gladstone Braves, 39-14, Friday night at the Escanaba Athletic Field. Click the above headline to read game details, to hear radio highlights, and see photos and videos taken by Nate Bellville.
Wild Ending Helps Esky JV's Hold Off Braves, 14-7
Scout Wunder scored a touchdown and two-point conversion late in the fourth quarter to lead the Escanaba Eskymos to a 14-7 win over the Gladstone Braves in a battle of undefeated junior varsity football teams Thursday night. Click the above headline for game details, radio replays, and videos and photos taken by Nate Bellville.
Upper Peninsula Cross-Country Teams Do Tune-Up
Two dozen high school cross country teams converged on the Beauchamp Farm on Thursday for the Gladstone Invitational. It was a tune-up for the Upper Peninsula Finals, which will be held on this same Delta County course on October 24th.
Click the above headline to see the results. (Photo of NCA Jets boys winnning team!)
Northern Volleyball Team Sweeps Malone
The Northern Michigan volleyball team blanked Walsh, 3-0, Saturday afternoon at Vandament Arena in front of 152 fans. "The team played a well-rounded match against Walsh," head coach Dominic Yoder said. "It was a good team win." After winning the first set handily, 25-17, the Wildcats earned hard-fought victories in the second and third sets by 25-22 and 28-26 margins to post its sixth sweep of the season.
Northern Cross Country Team Runs Well
The Northern Michigan cross country team placed second at the Lewis Conference Crossover Saturday morning as four Wildcats finished in the top 15 in a field of 144. The top four Wildcats were among the first 15 runners to cross the finish line. Kameron Burmeister was Northern Michigan's top finisher for the fourth time this season, posting a time of 22:01.7 to claim fifth.
Manistique Hockey Association Euchre Tourney
The Manistique Hockey Association's Euchre Tournament will be held on October 17th at the Elks Club in Manistique. Registration will begin at 6:00 p.m. and play will begin at 6:30. There will be six rounds of play, with partners redrawn for each round. There will also be cash prizes, a 50/50 raffle, brown bag auction and snacks will be available.