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Monday December 22, 2014

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Wrestling Tourneys Held In Marquette, Tomahawk

It was a big Saturday for high school wrestling in the area as the Marquette Challenge was held, as well as the Tomahawk Invitational in northern Wisconsin.

There were 20 teams on hand in Marquette, and 17 in Tomahawk. In Marquette, Gladstone was the top U.P. team in tenth place, while Norway took third in Tomahawk.

Click the above headline for more details. Pictured: Gladstone's Jeremy Kadish was the top U.P. finisher in Marquette, taking third at 171 pounds. (Renee Kadish photo)
Gremlins Strike Quickly; Turn Back Eskymos, 6-3

The Houghton High School hockey team scored three goals in a span of 56 seconds late in the first period and then held off the Escanaba Eskymos, 6-3, Friday night, at Dee Stadium.

Click the above headline to read the game details, and to see photos taken by Zach Denome.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Monday December 22, 2014
7:00 PM - High School Boys Basketball. Gladstone Braves vs Mid Peninsula Wolverines. From the Gladstone High School Gym. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Tuesday December 23, 2014
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 Buffalo Sabres. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Friday December 26, 2014
6:45 PM - High School Hockey. Escanaba Eskymos vs Painesdale-Jeffers Jets. From the Wells Sports Complex. On WCHT-AM (600), WGKL-FM (105.5), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday December 27, 2014
12:45 PM - High School Hockey. Escanaba Eskymos vs Painesdale-Jeffers Jets. From the Wells Sports Complex. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Ottawa Senators. From the Canadian Tire Centre in Kanata, Ontario. On WGLQ-FM (97.1)

Sunday December 28, 2014
2:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers vs Detroit Lions. From Lambeau Field in Green Bay. Kick-off is 4:25 ET. Coverage begins at 2:00 p.m. on WGLQ-FM (97.1)

Monday December 29, 2014
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Boston Bruins. From TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. On WGLQ-FM (97.1)

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

Tuesday December 30, 2014
7:00 PM - High School Boys Basketball. Manistique Emeralds vs Negaunee Miners. From the Manistique High School Gym. On WTIQ-AM (1490) and on-line at www.wtiqradio.com.

7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live" from the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Wednesday December 31, 2014
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs New Jersey Devils. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (97.1)

Friday January 2, 2015
5:45 PM - High School Hockey. Escanaba Eskymos vs Cheboygan Chiefs. From the Student Ice Arena at Michigan Tech University. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday January 3, 2015
12:45 PM - High School Hockey. Escanaba Eskymos vs Pinckney Pirates. From the Student Ice Arena at Michigan Tech University. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

1:00 PM - High School Girls Basketball. Manistique Emeralds vs Big Bay deNoc Black Bears. From the Big Bay deNoc High School Gym. On WTIQ-AM (1490), and on-line at www.wtiqradio.com.

3:00 PM - High School Boys Basketball. Manistique Emeralds at Big Bay deNoc Black Bears. From the Big Bay deNoc High School Gym. On WTIQ-AM (1490), and on-line at www.wtiqradio.com.

9:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Vancouver Canucks. From the Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Monday January 5, 2015
7:00 PM - High School Girls Basketball. Manistique Emeralds at Escanaba Eskymos. From the Escanaba High School Gym. On WTIQ-AM (1490), and on-line at www.wtiqradio.com.

7:15 PM - High School Boys Basketball. Gladstone Braves vs Marquette Redmen. From the Gladstone High School Gym. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.


LATEST ARTICLES
U.P. HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY SCORES/SCHEDULE
The 2014-15 high school hockey season is underway for the Upper Peninsula's ten varsity teams. Click the above headline to see the schedule and scores for all of the U.P. teams.
U.P. HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL SCORES/SCHEDULE
The 2014-15 Upper Peninsula boys high school basketball season is underway. Click the above headline to see the schedules and scores from across the U.P.
U.P. HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL SCORES/SCHEDULE
The 2014-15 Upper Peninsula high school girls basketball season is under way. Click the above headline to see schedules and scores from across the U.P.
Gladstone Opens Season With Win Over Escanaba
The Gladstone High School boys basketball team opened its season Friday night with a 54-40 win over the arch-rival Escanaba Eskymos in Escanaba. Click the above headline to read the details.
Eskymos, Leisenring Praised For Academic Success
The Escanaba High School football team is being praised for is success off of the field. The team was again an All-State selection in academics, with a 3.84 team grade point average. Also, U.P. Dream Team lineman Chad Leisenring (#65 pictured above) was also a first team Academic All State selection. Escanaba was also a recipient of the Steve Spicer Team Leadership Award for 2014. Click the above headline to see all of the details.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
Wrestling Tourneys Held In Marquette, Tomahawk
Saturday December 20, 2014

Gremlins Strike Quickly; Turn Back Eskymos, 6-3
Friday December 19, 2014




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Braves Open Wrestling Season With Tourney Win
Monday December 15, 2014

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Saturday December 13, 2014




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U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • LSSU Beats Finlandis For Ninth Straight Win
    The Lake Superior State men's basketball team defeated Finlandia 91-63 Sunday to close the 2014 portion of its season with its ninth straight victory. LSSU shot a blistering 8-of-15 from three-point range during the first half and led 52-25 at intermission. All 14 players scored for the Lakers. Jarmond Schwartz scored 18 points and Jordan LaPlant added 14 to lead Finlandia.
  • NMU Ski Teams Win At Michigan Tech

    The Northern Michigan University Nordic skiing team captured the top spots in both the men's and women's classic distance races at the final day of competition at the JNQ in Houghton on Sunday. Sophomore Kristen Bourne captured first place in the women's race clocking a time of 34:11.1 out sprinting the second place finisher by 0.1 seconds. The Wildcats captured the top four spots in the men's races sophomore Fredrik Schwencke won the top spot with a time of 59:25.1. 

  • Tech Women Beat Minot State 77-69
    All five Michigan Tech starters scored in double figures to lift the Huskies to a 77-69 win at Minot State Saturday in non-conference women's basketball. Brenna Heiseled the way with 22 points on just 13 shots as Tech improved to 8-0 heading into the holiday break.
  • Tech Basketball Team Falls To Parkside
    Ben Stelzer scored 32 points but Michigan Tech's men's basketball team fell, 69-62, at UW-Parkside on Saturday in both team's final non-conference games. The game featured 13 second-half lead changes before the host Rangers (8-1) made the key plays at the end. Michigan Tech fell to 5-3 on the season.