Tyler Wells scored two touchdowns on the ground and threw for three more scores as the Braves broke a 16-game losing streak. Click the above headline to read the details, see photos taken by Ron Jurek, videos taken by Nate Bellville, and listen to replays and interviews.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Tuesday September 2, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live" from the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Thursday September 4, 2014
6:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers at Seattle Seahawks. From CenturyLink Field in Seattle, Wash. Kick-off is 8:30 p.m. ET. Coverage begins at 6:00 on WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Friday September 5, 2014
6:30 PM - High School Football. Manistique Emeralds at Ishpeming Hematites. From the Ishpeming Playgrounds. On WTIQ-AM (1490) and on-line at www.wtiqradio.com.
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Nationwide Series 250-mile race. From Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Va. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Saturday September 6, 2014
5:45 PM - High School Football. Gladstone Braves vs Roscommon Bucks. From the Marble Athletic Field in Gladstone. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup Series 400-mile race. From Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, Va. On WCMM-FM (102.5)
Monday September 8, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).
Esky Tennis Tops Wykons; Braves Fall To Miners
The Escanaba High School girls tennis team beat the West Iron County Wykons, 5-3, Wednesday, in a match-up of two of the Upper Peninsula's top teams. Across the bay, the Gladstone Braves fell to the Negaunee Miners, 7-1. Click the above headline to see results.
Eskymos Dominate Munising Cross-Country Meet
The Escanaba Eskymos literally ran away with the championships of the Munising Invitational Tuesday afternoon at Valley Spur. The Eskymos used their depth to win the 13-team boys meet with 39 points, and the girls meet with 46 points. Click the above headline for details.
Braves Get First Tennis Win; Eskymos Tie Flivvers
The Gladstone High School tennis team picked up its first win of the season on Tuesday, beating Menominee, 5-3, in Menominee. The Braves won all four of the singles flights. Meanwhile, Escanaba and Kingsford played to a 4-4 tie in Escanaba. Click the above headline for details.
Escanaba Overwhelms Gladstone In Girls HS Tennis
The Escanaba Eskymos turned in their most dominating performance of the young tennis season on Monday, beating the Gladstone Braves, 7-1, in Gladstone. Escanaba won six flights in straight sets, and Escanaba took a marathon victory at #1 doubles. Click the above headline for details.
Eskymos, Braves Fall In Volleyball Openers At Sault
The high school volleyball season began on Saturday as the Escanaba Eskymos and Gladstone Braves competed at the Sault Ste. Marie Invitational. Both Delta County teams came home without a win. Click the above headline for more details.
Gladstone Baseball To Have 'Grand Slam' Run
The Gladstone High School Baseball team is organizing its annual "Grand Slam" Fall Classic to raise money for the program. It is a 5K Walk Run, and also a 10 Mile Road and Trail run. It will be held on the morning of September 27th in cooperation with the U.P. Road Runners Club. The cost right now is $20 for the 5K and $35 for the 10-Mile. Register on-line at www.active.com or go to www.ghsbb.weebly.com .
Thursday's Tennis, Volleyball, X-Country Scores
The Escanaba Eskymos won the boys Maquette Challenge Cross Country meet Thursday with 55 points. Negaunee was second with 79. Escanaba's Joey Wolfe won the race in 17 minutes, 16 seconds...In girls tennis, Escanaba won at Menominee, 7-1; Westwood beat Kingsford, 6-2, and Iron Mountain blanked Ishpeming, 8-0...In girls volleyball, Ishpeming beat Manistique, 3-1, and Marquette topped Sault Ste. Marie, also, 3-1.
Escanaba Football Team Rallies Past Alpena
The Escanaba High School football team scored 24 points in the final seven minutes of the game to beat the Alpena Wildcats, 24-18, Thursday night in Alpena. The Wildcats led, 11-0, but Escanaba's Sean Bissell put his team on the board with a seven-yard run. QB Logan Lamb had a big quarter, and Alec Slaga's "pick-six" gave Escanaba a 24-11 lead in the final minute. Escanaba hosts Traverse City Central next Friday night.
Rapid River Football Team Blanks Ewen, 26-0
The Rapid River High School football team scored three touchdowns in the first half and cruised to a 26-0 win over Ewen-Trout Creek Thursday night in Rapid River. Mason Berglund passed to Mike Casey for one touchdown, and Lucas Bero plunged in from short range to expand the Rocket lead just before halftime. The Rockets are at Posen next week.