Jim Higgins, right, congratulates Kenn Hruska for winning their finals match of the championship flight in the Marquette Golf Club's Men's Senior Club Championship on Aug. 19. Playing on the Greywalls course, quarterfinal results on Aug. 18 included Hruska defeating Steve Elzinga, Higgins ...
Jenkins notches hole-in-one
MARQUETTE — Course member Billy Jenkins of Marquette recorded a hole-in-one last Sunday at the Northern Michigan University Golf Course.
Using a No. 8 hybrid, Jenkins aced the par-3, 130-yard 12th hole.
Witnesses were playing partners Jerry Paquet, Wally ...
A $1,175 donation from a donor was made this spring to the Ishpeming High School track and field program to honor the memory of school alumni and brothers Tim and Pete Zhulkie. From left are Bradly Zhulkie, grandson of Pete Zhulkie and grand-nephew of Tim Zhulkie; Christie and P.J. Pruett, ...
MARQUETTE — Robert Lickus recorded his second lifetime hole-in-one on Aug. 22 at the Northern Michigan University Golf Course in Chocolay Township.
Lickus used a pitching wedge to ace the 119-yard, par-3 14th hole.
Witnesses were Robert Kirkbride, Vern Jarvis and Lou Lambert.
MARQUETTE — Marquette will host Gwinn in an Oldtimers softball game at 5 p.m. Friday.
The game will be played at Lions Field in Trowbridge Park in Marquette Township.
No word was available about whether the teams will attempt a return match in Gwinn this season.
The Marquette team has ...
MARQUETTE — The Superiorland Soccer Association will hold its annual general meeting a week after Labor Day.
The general meeting will includes elections for several board positions along with gauging interest for those who would like the executive board as general directors.
All are ...
By Journal Sports Staff
MARQUETTE — Chad Wester defeated Robert Luke in match play on Monday afternoon to capture the 2018 Men’s Club Championship at the Marquette Golf Club.
Both golfers were playing their second 18-hole match of the day after Wester defeated Kurt Ghiardi and Luke ...
MARQUETTE — Though temperatures were only in the 70s throughout Saturday morning, high humidity plagued competitors in the Marquette Marathon.
Joe Ketarkus of Madison, Wisconsin, made sure the winning time didn’t go over three hours for the first time in the event’s nine-year ...
MARQUETTE — Online registration is available through 9 p.m. today for the three adult races of the Marquette Marathon. Already just over 1,000 people are listed as signed up in advance.
The full marathon starts at 7:30 a.m. in Ishpeming at West Euclid Street near the Cliffs Shaft Mine ...
MARQUETTE — Jeremy Hudson of Marquette recorded his first hole-in-one at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course in Chocolay Township on Aug. 23.
He used a 6-iron to ace the fourth hole.
Witnesses were Brandon Knopp, Brian Wojan, Dave Bradley, Bob Fassbender and Tim Smith.
NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee Men’s Pool League will hold its organizational meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 12, at Pasquali’s in Negaunee.
All teams should have a representative present and league play is set to begin on Sept. 26.
For more information, call Clark at 475-4466.
KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — The Michigan Tech football kicked off its season Thursday night with a 20-10 nonconference victory at Truman State.
“I think the key thing for us tonight was our ability to successfully run the football,” Michigan Tech head coach Steve Olson said in a release from the ...
MARQUETTE — Two days of qualifying over the weekend determined the field of 15 golfers who will challenge defending champion Nathan Aho for the Men’s Club Championship at the Marquette Golf Club.
Top qualifiers on the Greywalls course were Mike Devine and K.C. Bjorne, who each totaled 152 ...
NORWAY — The “Pump it Up!” golf tournament will take place Monday at Oak Crest Golf Course in Norway.
This four-person scramble is a fundraiser for Oak Crest’s new pump station.
“That’s something we are in desperate need of,” said Kevin Londo, director of golf and operations ...
NEGAUNEE — The second annual Upper Peninsula Baseball Championship will be held on Sunday, Sept. 16, at the Negaunee Irontown Field.
Set for 2:30 p.m., the game pits the Marquette County Mavericks against the Superior National Bank-Stanton Wildcats.
The Mavericks were the playoff champion ...
MARQUETTE — Marquette pulled off a sweep of Oldtimers softball games against Negaunee this summer, winning the rematch 13-6 on Friday at Hurley Field in Marquette after posting a 10-1 victory in Negaunee on July 11.
At Hurley, Negaunee opened with two runs in the top of the first with a ...
MARQUETTE — Several youth tennis clinics will be offered at the Marquette Senior High School courts starting next week.
A clinic for youths ages 10 years and under will be offered on Monday nights from Labor Day through Oct. 1, while a middle school-aged clinic will be held on Wednesday ...
By JOHN VRANCIC
Escanaba Daily Press
EBEN — As sure as the rain was falling at their home field at the end of Friday night’s football game, the Superior Central Cougars were celebrating a season-opening victory.
The Cougars, led by seniors Beau Rondeau and Roubans Fink, earned a 46-24 ...
CHAMPION — Club member Carter Mason recorded his second career hole-in-one on Saturday at Wawonowin Country Club.
Using a 5-iron, he aced the par-3, 189-yard eighth hole and finished his nine-hole round with 34.
Witness to his feat was Jordan Mason.