The win on Homecoming gave the Rockets the Bridge Alliance Conference Championship, and set the team up to host state playoff games, starting next weekend. Click the above headline to see photos taken by Michelle Rubick. Pictured: Austin Wicklund scores.
Calumet Reaches Playoffs As Braves Drop Shootout
The Gladstone High School football team scored two touchdowns in the final ten seconds of Friday night's game against the Calumet Copper Kings. Too bad it wasn't enough as the Braves lost to the Kings, 47-38, in a wild game at the Marble Athletic Field.
Calumet (6-3) qualified for the state playoffs while the Braves lost their sixth straight game after a 3-0 start. Click the above headline to read the details, see photos taken by Ron Jurek, see videos taken by Dean Herioux, and listen to audio highlights and interviews.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Saturday October 25, 2014
1:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Camping World Truck Series 200-mile race from Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. On WCHT-AM (600).
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Philadelphia Flyers. From the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pa. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Sunday October 26, 2014
12:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 500-mile race from Martinsville Speedway in Virginia. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
6:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers at New Orleans Saints. From the Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. Kick-off is 8:30 E.T. Coverage begins at 6:00. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Monday October 27, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).
Tuesday October 28, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live" from the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Wednesday October 29, 2014
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Washington Capitals. From the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Bark River-Harris, Escanaba Post Upset Victories
The Escanaba Eskymos ended their football season on a high note, while the Bark River-Harris Broncos picked up big momentum in Friday night's football action. The Eskymos upset Kingsford, while BR-H beat previously-undefeated West Iron County. Click the above headline to see details.
Escanaba Freshmen Win GNC Football Title, 20-7
The Escanaba High School freshmen football team won the Great Northern Conference championship Thursday with a 20-7 win over the Kingsford Flivvers under rainy conditions at the Escanaba Athletic Field. Scout Wunder (pictured) scored all three of Escanaba's touchdowns. Click the above headline to see videos and photos.
Marquette Volleyball Wears Pink, Sweeps Gladstone
The Marquette High School girls volleyball team wore pink uniforms Tuesday night in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month as the Redettes faced the Gladstone Braves in Gladstone. The result was the same as when the Marquette girls wore red and white earlier this season: a 3-0 win. Click the above headline to see photos and videos from the match.
Granquist Goes Out On Top For NCA Jets
North Central High School quarterback Rob Granquist passed the 5,000 yard mark in career throwing yards for the Jets during Friday night's game against rival Stephenson. The Jets beat the Eagles, 52-12, to finish the season with a 3-5 record.
NMU Hockey Team Rallies Past Lake State
After going down 1-0 in the first period, the Northern Michigan University hockey team rallied in the second and the third to pick up a 4-2 win over Lake Superior State in the Wildcats' WCHA opener Friday night in Sault Ste. Marie. Goals from junior forward Darren Nowick, sophomore forward Dominik Shine and sophomore forward John Siemer lifted the Wildcats to the win. NMU is 3-0. LSSU fell to 0-7.
NMU Volleyball Team Falls Downstate
The Northern Michigan University volleyball fell in straight sets to #13 Grand Valley State with scores of 25-19, 25-15 and 25-12. on Friday in downstate Allendale. The loss drops NMU to 10-11 on the season with a 10-2 mark in conference. Freshman middle hitter Madison Whitehead led the way for the Wildcats with 10 kills and four service aces.