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Punzel Handcuffs Indians As Cubs Post 4-0 Victory

Brandon Punzel tossed a complete-game three-hitter to lead the Escanaba Cubs to a 4-0 win over the Gladstone Indians in American Legion Baseball Friday night at Al Ness Field. Hunter Garling allowed two earned runs on five hits in a losing effort.

Click the above headline to read the details, and to see photos taken by Sheila Olsen. Pictured above: Tyler Skufca slides home with an Escanaba run Friday night.
Schlenvogt, Mustafa Lead Junior Cubs To Comeback

Johnny Schlenvogt's double in the bottom of the tenth inning led the Escanaba Junior Cubs to a 5-4 come-from-behind win over the Gladstone Junior Indians Friday night at Al Ness Field. Kadin Mustafa had two hits and a sacrifice fly to drive in three runs, as Escanaba rallied fro a 4-0 deficit. Click the above headline for photos and videos.

Pictured above: Escanaba's Hayden Haslow lets us know that he is safe as he scores during the fourth inning, as Gladstone catcher Daniel Martin and pitcher AJ Lundberg look on.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Saturday July 4, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Firecracker 250 race from the Dayt0na International Speedway in Daytona, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Sunday July 5, 2015
6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 400-mile race from the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Monday July 6, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" From the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).

Tuesday July 7, 2015
5:45 PM - Little League Softball. Junior Girls (age 13/14) Districts. Delta County vs Norway/Kingsford winner. From Lemmerand Field in Escanaba. 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).

Wednesday July 8, 2015
5:45 PM - American Legion Baseball. Mid-Pen League Tournament Championship Game. From Channing, Mich. (IF GLADSTONE IS INVOLVED). On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Thursday July 9, 2015
5:45 PM - Little League Softball. Junior Girls (age 13/14) District Championship Game. From Lemmerand Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

8:00 PM - Little League Softball. Senior Girls (age 15/16) District Tournament. Escanaba vs Norway. From the Northside Field in Iron Mountain. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Friday July 10, 2015
6:00 PM - Little League Baseball. Minor Boys (age 9-10) district tournament. Gladstone vs Manistique. From Don Howes Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

8:00 PM - Little League Softball. Senior Girls (age 15/16) district tournament. Escanaba vs Team TBA (IF Escanaba won Thursday). From the Northside Field in Iron Mountain. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.


LATEST ARTICLES
Marquette Sweeps Season Series From Gladstone
The Marquette Blues rode complete-game pitching performances from Trevor Bratonia and Brandon Lotterman to sweep a doubleheader from the Gladstone Indians, 8-2 and 9-2, Tuesday night in Gladstone. Marquette won all three games in the season series. Click the above headline to read the game details, and to see photos by Nate Bellville.
Popelka Pitches Shutout As Cubs Top Menominee
The Escanaba Cubs finally had a full squad on Tuesday, and they rolled to a 12-0 win over the Menominee Red Wave Tuesday night in Menominee. Click the above headline to see photos taken by Sheila Olsen.
Mistake-Prone Cubs Routed; Menominee Hangs On
The Marinette Firecracker American Legion Baseball Tournament came to an end on Sunday with four games. The Escanaba Cubs made seven errors and lost to Manitowoc, 14-1. Menominee hung on to beat Green Bay, 3-1, while Watertown beat Marquette, 5-3. Click the above headline to read details, and to see photos and videos from the Escanaba-Manitowoc and Menominee-Green Bay games.
North Rallies Past South To Win U.P. All-Star Game
The Upper Peninsula High School All-Star football game was held Saturday at the Superior Dome. The North team scored twice in the fourth quarter to beat the South team, 35-25. Click the above headline for more.
Cubs Split Saturday Firecracker Tournament Games
The Escanaba Cubs split their two Saturday games at the 2015 Firecracker tournament. The Cubs beat the Green Bay Blue Jays 10-0 behind a strong pitching performance by Alec Slaga. But, the momentum didn't carry into the second game as they dropped the night game to Watertown 9-2. Click the above headline for more details, photos, and videos.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
Punzel Handcuffs Indians As Cubs Post 4-0 Victory
Friday July 3, 2015

Schlenvogt, Mustafa Lead Junior Cubs To Comeback
Friday July 3, 2015



Marquette Sweeps Season Series From Gladstone
Tuesday June 30, 2015

Popelka Pitches Shutout As Cubs Top Menominee
Tuesday June 30, 2015

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