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Rolling Riptide wins pair of bouts

The Dead River Derby’s Rolling Riptide of Marquette played and won back-to-back bouts in the Freshcoast Frenzy Women’s Flat Track Derby Association Tournament hosted by Traverse City Roller Derby this summer. DRD defeated Eerie Roller Girls of Erie, Pa., 365-36 and Hogtown Roller Derby of ...

Kamps among Junior Club champions at Marquette Golf Club

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Karsten Kamps won the 18-hole Boys Junior Club Championship at the Marquette Golf Club in late August. Playing on the Heritage course, Kamps shot 81 in his 14- to 17-year-old division. Joseph Luke was runner-up with 82, while Lincoln Sager came in third ...

Bjorne, Nygard, McCutcheon win Marquette Golf Club Fall Scramble

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — The trio of K.C. Bjorne, Dan Nygard and Dan McCutcheon shot 59 on the final day to win the two-day Marquette Golf Club Fall 3-Man Scramble on Sept. 23. They and the other teams braved brisk September weather. Bjorne, Nygard and McCutcheon carded 61 ...

Bowling leagues

River Rock Lanes Sun. Just For Fun — Eric Roberts 224-552, Jen Larson 168-478, Team #1 1286-3715; Eric Roberts 202-534, Jen Larson 172-460, Gutter Gang 1247-3605 Mon. Men & Women Seniors — Darrell Olson 235, Joe Duckworth 235-613, Lyn Rolain 176, Joleen North 464; Stan Uitto 241, Joe ...

Korpinen, Anderson win Red Fox Senior golf

By Journal Sports Staff K.I. SAWYER — Gunnar Korpinen and Jim Anderson won the Red Fox Run 2-Man Senior Scramble golf tournament with a 5-under-par score of 66 in September. This score won the 70-and-over age division as well as the overall tournament itself. Grant Kierzek and Tim Ryan ...

Warrior Relief Golf helps good cause

By Journal Sports Staff K.I. SAWYER — Thousands of dollars were raised for the Warrior Relief Fund through the seventh annual Warrior Relief Golf Fundraiser held at Red Fox Run Golf Course and at American Legion Post 349 of Little Lake on Aug. 25. Nearly 150 golfers participated in the ...

Gravedoni, Bykkonen net pair of break and runs in Negaunee

By Journal Sports Staff NEGAUNEE — Clark Gravedoni had a break and run during the Negaunee Men’s Pool League session on Oct. 10. His Pasquali’s 1 team doubled up Smarties 16-8, while Eagles 2 put a 20-4 hurting on Cascade 1, Pasquali’s 2 won the civil war 18-6 over Pasquali’s 4 ...

Superiorland Soccer Association names season award winners

MARQUETTE — An end-of-season celebration handed out trophies and a Jilbert’s ice cream cone to award winners with the Superiorland Soccer Association. Here are the honorees, listed by division: Players of the Year — Under-6 Coed, Noah Wachter; U6 Girls, Brianna Norton; U8 Coed, Riley ...

Casa Calabria A/B tennis tournament names winners, raises funds

MARQUETTE — Five doubles pairings won tennis titles at the 26th annual Casa Calabria A/B Tournament held during the summer. The event was a fundraiser by the Marquette Tennis Association to raise funds for improvements to the Mickey Johnson Tennis Courts at Williams Park on Ohio Street in ...

Negaunee girls win Upper Peninsula Division 2 girls tennis title

Negaunee High School won the MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 1 girls tennis team championship held in Kingsford on Oct. 4, beating out Marquette by two points. Team members include, front row from left, Shaylee Menhennick, Jillian Skewis, Maci Aho, Shelby Yesney, Julia Johnson and Lexi Taavola. ...

Mavericks win U.P. championship

Members of the Marquette County Mavericks of the Superiorland Baseball League hold the plaque for winning the second annual Upper Peninsula Baseball Championship game played at the Forsyth Township Ball Field in Gwinn on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Kneeling in front from left are game MVP Steve ...

Bowling leagues

River Rock Lanes Mon. Men & Women Seniors — Darrell Olson 259-599, Helen Schmeltz 168-435; Norm Winner 201-543, Joleen North 181, Mary Grobar 467; Wayne Charbonneau 238-602, Joleen North 174-432; Mike Laurin 207-514, Vicki Ostlund 159, Nellie Elenbaas 435; Stan Uitto 226-552, Nellie ...

Riders qualify, take part at state finals

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Riders from the Marquette BMX track participated in the state finals at the Rock City BMX track in downstate Rockford on Aug. 26. On the 20-inch bike, Michael Noble earned a victory, Lucas Basal and Gavin Bonanni each won a runner-up finish, Jackson ...

Elenich, Antilla star in Ishpeming

By Journal Sports Staff ISHPEMING — Mike Elenich of Royal 2 had a break-and-run and Al Antilla of Venice had an 8-ball break on Sept. 26 in the Ishpeming Men’s Pool League. Rainbow scored the biggest victory, defeating Riverside 17-7. In other matches, Jack’s 2 doubled up for a ...

Final scorers reported

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Five goal scorers were reported in the final week of the season in the Under-12 Coed division of the Superiorland Soccer Association. They were Will Branger, Drew Peterson, Ryan Smolinski, Jack Ingersol and Matthew Brady. U10 GIRLS In the final week ...

Bothwell runners set records

Multiple track records were set by Bothwell Middle School students at the Marquette County Meet held in the spring. Records were set in the 100-meter dash, 200 dash, 1,600 run and 400 relay. In the front row from left are Bella Lorens, Jordan Haynes, Baux Truckey and Julia Ott. Top row from ...

Green wins Superiorland Soccer Association’s Under-14 Coed crown

Team 2-Green defeated Team 1 by a score of 4-0 in the championship game of the Under-14 Coed Division of the Superiorland Soccer Association on July 22 at the Kaufman Fields in Marquette. Team 1 is coached by Dan Ragusett and Jason Sandstrom. Green team members include, front row from left, ...