"I’ve got a young team, so we’re still trying to figure things out." — Josh Chapman, head coach, Negaunee hockey
NEGAUNEE — After the first period Monday night, it looked as if the hockey game between Escanaba and Negaunee would be a tight one till the final horn. ...
GARDEN CORNERS — Superior Central relied on Joe Heinonen and solid rebounding to defeat the Big Bay de Noc boys’ basketball team 54-33 Monday in both teams’ season openers.
Heinonen scored 21 points and the Cougars had a big rebounding advantage.
“Between Heinonen and (Roubens) ...
ENGADINE — The Munising girls basketball team didn’t have an easy task on Monday night traveling to Engadine, which made the Class D state semifinals last season.
But the Mustangs weren’t intimidated in the least and rolled to a 65-41 win behind strong performances from their post ...
KINGSFORD — Mariah Austin scored 22 points to lead Ishpeming to a 57-52 win over Kingsford on Monday.
The Hematites came out of halftime and erased a one-point deficit to lead by as much as 11 points.
The Flivvers’ shooting went cold in the second half and couldn’t find a way to make ...
Monday, Dec. 4
Kingsford at Houghton
West Iron County at Westwood
Bessemer at Jeffers
Watersmeet at Chassell
Lake Linden-Hubbell at Baraga
Wakefield-Marenisco at Republic-Michigamme
Ontonagon at Ewen-Trout Creek
Ironwood at Solon Springs, Wis.
Stephenson at North ...
LAKE LINDEN — A switch in defense helped L’Anse notch an easy 66-22 win over Lake Linden-Hubbell in a girls basketball game played Thursday night.
“We were struggling with our man-to-man early in the first quarter,” L’Anse coach Scott Lloyd said. “But we went to a zone after that, ...
By Journal Sports Staff
MUNISING — Kianne Wendt registered game highs of 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead Munising to a 59-44 victory over Stephenson in a high school girls basketball game played Friday night.
The Mustangs (2-0) built a lead of 30 points in the second half before ...
EBEN — Superior Central boys basketball coach Chris Prunick has resigned from his position after being hired earlier this fall.
Prunick cited medical reasons as the cause for his resignation and first year junior varsity coach Branson Richard will now take over both the varsity and JV ...
ISHPEMING — Mariah Austin scored 27 points by shooting 9 of 18 from the field to start Ishpeming’s girls basketball season with a bang in a 78-40 victory over Bark River-Harris on Tuesday night.
It was the opener for both teams and Hematites head coach Ryan Reichel said he couldn’t be ...
GLADSTONE — The Gladstone girls’ basketball team couldn't quite get the job done Tuesday night against Negaunee despite a fourth-quarter surge by the Braves as the Miners hung on to win 61-45.
"We learned a lot," said Gladstone coach Andy Cretens. "We would have liked to get the W, but I ...
WELLS — It didn’t take the Marquette Redmen to gain the upper hand Tuesday night as they handed the Escanaba Eskymos a 4-0 season-opening hockey loss at Hannahville Ice & Turf Complex.
Marquette needed less than two minutes to get on the board as junior forward Nick Leafers’ shot ...
MANISTIQUE — Wait till Munising really gets going.
Mustangs girls basketball coach Matt Mattson is willing to be patient with a team that made up the core of Munising’s run to the MHSAA Class D semifinals in volleyball in the past few weeks.
Nevertheless, the Mustangs jumped out early ...
BARAGA — It didn't take long to see that this season's Houghton squad has all the makings to be a defensive monster. Length paired with athleticism have always been attributes in Houghton's pressure man defense, and the Baraga Vikings felt the effects of both on Tuesday.
Baraga turned it ...
KINGSFORD — Led by senior Chloe Hale, three Marquette Senior High School volleyball players earned Great Northern Conference all-league honors.
Hale, a setter and right-side hitter, was one of six players named to the GNC First Team.
Joining her on the second team are Redettes senior ...
Monday, Nov. 27
Hillman at Cedarville
Tuesday, Nov. 28
Negaunee at Gladstone
North Dickinson at Kingsford
Bark River-Harris at Ishpeming
Iron Mountain at Norway
Munising at Manistique
West Iron County at Hancock
Houghton at Baraga
Chassell at L’Anse
Lake Linden-Hubbell at ...