Jim Anderson notches 4th career hole-in-one

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MARQUETTE — Jim Anderson of Marquette recorded his fourth hole-in-one on Monday at the Marquette Golf Club’s Heritage course. Anderson used an 8-iron on the par-3 seventh hole to knock the ball in off the tee from 128 yards out. Witnesses were Mike Laurich and Brian Pesola.

Area alumni softball tourneys now include Gwinn

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GWINN — Another tournament has been added to the list of Marquette County schools holding alumni softball events around the Fourth of July. Gwinn High School starts its inaugural tournament late this afternoon headquartered at the Forsyth Township Ball Field complex. Twenty-three classes ...

19 area players on U.P. Football All-Star rosters

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These 19 area players will be suiting up in the Upper Peninsula Football All-Star Game to be played at 1 p.m. today at the Superior Dome. Front row from left, Daniel Johnson of Gwinn, Wade Krysiak of Superior Central, Alec Blank of Munising, Robby Williams of Negaunee, Foster Miller of ...

Bender mows down Ida batters to lead Diamonds to win

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By Journal Sports Staff NEGAUNEE — James Bender struck out 13 while allowing just one hit and one walk in the Negaunee Diamonds’ six-inning 10-0 victory over the Ida Blue Streaks in an American Legion baseball game played Friday night. Ida, a town near the Ohio border in the southern ...

Speed, strength and skills

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MARQUETTE — It's All-Star week in the Upper Peninsula with football players from all over descending on the Superior Dome in preparation for Saturday's big game. However, the game isn't the only event going on as the players took part it in various competitions Wednesday, in kind of a U.P. ...

Negaunee Diamonds fall on road to Copper Country

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HANCOCK — The American Legion Post 186 Copper Country Flames are looking for one thing out of starting pitcher Carter Nettell: Consistency. After surrendering two runs in the top of the first inning Wednesday, including one on a bases loaded walk, the Flames got just what they needed out of ...

Pasquali’s II wins Negaunee Men’s Pool League title


Pasquali’s II captured the Negaunee Men’s Pool League championship for the 2017-18 season with a 295-137 record. In the front row from left are Ken DePetro, Dennis Bourdage, Al Harris and Steve Terres. Top row from left, Jeff Clapham, Derek Auston, Tom Auston, Kerry Sorensen and Scott ...

Karsten Kamps gets 2nd career hole-in-one at age 16

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MARQUETTE — Karsten Kamps is putting up quite a golf resume while still a teenager. At the time of the feat on Friday a 16-year-old member of the Marquette Golf Club — he turned 17 on Tuesday — recorded his second hole-in-one at the Northern Michigan University Golf Course in Chocolay ...