Escanaba defeats Westwood in round 3 of Public TV13’s High School Bowl

Escanaba High School defeated Westwood High School in the third round of High School Bowl by a score of 500-20. Representing Westwood, seated from left, are players Kendra Anderson, team captain Luke Wiljanen, Hannah Salmi and Andrew Manzoline. Standing are alternates Katie Etelamaki and Courtney Clisch with coach Katherine Lang. Players for Escanaba are, seated from left, James Smith, Kasey Nelson, team captain Mark Lynch and Josh Cooper. Standing are alternates Bob Wils and Sophia Wessel with coach Phil Lynch. High School Bowl host Jim Koski is standing at lower left. Running from November through the championship game in April, the High School Bowl series airs on Public TV 13 at 8 p.m. Saturdays and noon Mondays. Major production funding for High School Bowl is provided by The Ray and Peg Hirvonen and the Donald and Audrey Anderson foundations. Local support is provided by 18 Upper Peninsula Credit Unions and by Johnson Controls and Petrucelli and Waara, Attorneys at Law, in partnership with the regional educational service agencies and intermediate school districts of the Upper Peninsula.