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Indians Win U.P. Title; Cubs Also Going To States
The Escanaba Cubs and Gladstone Indians are both headed back to the American Legion Baseball State Tournament. Both qualified for a trip to Gladwin on Saturday at the U.P. Finals in Marquette. Gladstone beat Escanaba, 5-3, to win the U.P. Zone Five championship, but the Cubs, and Marquette Blues, both advanced to states.
Click the above headline to read details and to see photos taken by Sheila Olsen.
Cubs, Indians Advance To Legion U.P. Final Four
The Escanaba Cubs and Gladstone Indians both advanced to the Final Four of the Upper Peninsula Zone Five Tournament Friday in Marquette. The Indians beat Hancock, 5-0, and then dominated Ishpeming, 15-2. The Cubs beat Menominee, 4-3, before losing to Marquette, 15-5. But Escanaba was still the top seed in its pool. Click the above headline to read more details.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Tuesday July 29, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. NASCAR Live from the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5)
Thursday July 31, 2014
9:00 AM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Cubs vs Petoskey. Class A State Tournament from Gladwin, Mich. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
3:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Petoskey or Escanaba. State Tournament from Gladwin, Mich. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
Friday August 1, 2014
12:00 AM - American Legion Baseball. Class A State Tournament in Gladwin, Mich. Escanaba Cubs and Gladstone Indians vs Team TBA. Game times to be announced...9:00 am, noon, 3:00, 6:00. On WCHT-AM (600), and rrnsports.com.
Saturday August 2, 2014
7:40 AM - Little League Softball. Junior Girls (age 13-14) Central Regional Tournament. Escanaba vs Franklin, Wis. From Firestone Stadium in Akron, Ohio. On WGKL-FM (105.5) and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
2:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Class A State Tournament Championship Game. Teams To Be Announced. From Gladwin, Mich. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
7:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Nationwide Series 250-mile race from Iowa Speedway. On WCMM-FM (102.5)
Sunday August 3, 2014
12:00 AM - Little League Softball. Junior Girls (age 13-14) Central Regional. Escanaba vs Iowa or Missouri State Champions. From Firestone Stadium in Akron, Ohio. Game times: 11:00 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. On WGKL-FM (105.5), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
12:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 400-mile race from Iowa Speedway. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Monday August 4, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Fast Talk from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).
Another War: Indians Top Cubs At U.P. Finals, 3-2
The Escanaba Cubs and Gladstone Indians played another tight game on Thursday as the American Legion Baseball's Zone Five Tournament began in Marquette.
Gladstone's Sam Pouliot outdueled Escanaba's Devin Olsen and the Indians won the Battle of Delta County, 3-2. Click the above headline to read more details.
Nolde 'Coming Home' To Be Esky Athletic Director
Escanaba High School has a new athletic director. EHS alum Nick Nolde has been hired to take over the department, two months after the resignation of Dave Wilson. Nolde has been the athletic director at Bark River-Harris High School the past couple of years.
Click the above headline to read more details and hear from Nolde on his hiring.
Indians Outlast Cubs In Legion Baseball Marathon
Graham Morrison drove in his cousin, Christian Groleau, in the top of the 14th inning as the Gladstone Indians beat the Escanaba Cubs, 4-3, in a marathon game at Al Ness Field. Groleau had four successful bunts and scored three runs as the Indians swept the season series from their cross-bay rivals. Click the above headline for more details.
Groleau Leads Indians Into Soo Tourney Semifinals
The Gladstone Indians won twice on Saturday at the Lynn Auto Parts Invitational in Sault Ste. Marie, including one win without an adult coach. Meanwhile, the Escanaba Cubs lost both of their games on Saturday to finish the tournament 2-2. Click teh above headline to read all of the details.
Cubs Win Twice; Indians Split At Sault Tournament
The Escanaba Cubs won both of their games at the Lynn Auto Parts American Legion Baseball Tournament Friday in Sault Ste. Marie. The Gladstone Indians picked up a dramatic extra-innings win in their first game, but fell flat and lost their second game. Click the above headline to read some of the details.
Gladstone Braves Volleyball Tryouts
Any player interested in trying out for the Gladstone High School varsity volleyball team should come to the high school gym on Wednesday, August 13th, at 6:00 in the morning. All freshman and sophomores (who are not trying out for varsity) are to report at 9:00 in the morning on the same day. Any questions, call Coach Liz Gendron at 280-0800.
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 .
NMU Having Golf Tryouts This September
Northern Michigan University head golf coach Kyle Wittenbach will be holding tryouts for the Wildcat golf program alternating between Heritage and Greywalls golf courses September 7, 13 and 20 for the upcoming season. Wittenbach will award up to two players a spot on the roster. Contact Wittenbach at email@example.com. You must register and have a physical by August 31. Registration Info Here