Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 23 Oct 2014 03:55:57 EDTThu, 23 Oct 2014 03:55:57 EDT a WIN-ner - The Ishpeming Hematites volleyball team was able to knock off Mid-Peninsula Conference rivals Negaunee and Westwood on its home floor Tuesday night to capture the trophy at the WIN meet.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTRedette spikers sweep Gladstone - A familiar pattern came back around again for the Gladstone Braves on the high school volleyball court Tuesday night. The Braves initially came out strong in the first set against Marquette and held a late lead, but couldn't finis.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTLongtime Escanaba softball coach steps down - John LaMarch never sought the spotlight, even in times when the situation may have dictated it.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTPlayoff implications - Two high school football games to be played in Marquette County at 7 p.m. Thursday have playoff implications for three of the teams involved. But those teams are in vastly different situations when it comes to the playoffs themselves.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTTeams at the top hard to knock down until they lose - Once you get to the top, it's hard to knock off a No. 1 team unless that team gets beaten.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT