Scoreboard

Marquette, Munising host 1st 2 U.P. Junior Tour events

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Two Junior Tour events sponsored by the Upper Peninsula Golf Association have already been held at area courses. The Marquette Golf Club kicked off the season on June 12, while Pictured Rocks Golf Club in Munising held an event on Monday. Here are ...

Goal Diggers come up golden in U12 Girls

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Ida Larsen, Macyn Delangelo and Samantha Nelson scored in the Gold Goal Diggers’ 3-1 win over Sapphire in an Under-12 Girls game in the Superiorland Soccer Association. Sapphire’s Seere Helms-Gleason scored as her team was credited with quality ...

Norville, Schmidt, Swanson, Manning, Hamilton get 1st wins

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Fallyn Norville in 6 Novice and Colt Schmidt in 11 Novice earned their first victories at the Marquette BMX track on June 14. Lucas Basal was a triple winner, picking up class, open and pit bike titles. Here are the results: Balance Bike — Lillian ...

Gleason, Young lead Marquette Embroidery to 1st win of season

By Journal Sports Staff NEGAUNEE — Annette Gleason tripled and singled and Amy Young went 4 for 4 to lead Marquette Embroidery to its first win of the season, a 15-12 decision over Venice 2 in Class C of the Iron Range Women’s Softball League on June 20. Kristen Utzman hit two triples ...

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 ...

Greg McAuliffe wins Marquette Area Pickleball Tournament title

SANDS — Greg McAuliffe was the winner of the Marquette Area Pickleball Tournament held recently at the Sands Township outdoor courts. McAuliffe was low scorer in the event’s round-robin format, using control over his volleys and overheads, according to tournament coordinator Joe ...

Bowling leagues

River Rock Lanes ---------------- Mon. Men & Women Seniors — Mark Stuart 234-642, Lyn Rolain 166-474; Mike Laurin 234, Darrell Olson 621, Nellie Elenbaas 187-502; Joe Duckworth 251-615, Nellie Ellenbaas 179, Hannah Wixstrom 459; Joe Duckworth 279-670; Joe Duckworth Sr. 244, Darrell ...

Hematites win district title; M-PC, U.P., state honors

The Ishpeming High School girls varsity basketball team won its Class C district tournament title at home on March 2, going on to the regional championship game in Escanaba. In addition, Hematites’ senior Madigan Johns was named Mid-Peninsula Conference Player of the Year, with senior ...

Bjork & Zhulkie/Togo’s earns state Midget BB crown

The Bjork & Zhulkie/Togo’s team representing the Iron Range Hockey Association won the Michigan Amateur Hockey Association state title in the 18-under Midget BB division at the tournament held at the Negaunee Ice Arena from March 9-11. The B&Z/Togo’s team outscored its opponents ...

Bowling leagues

River Rock Lanes Mon. Men & Women Seniors — Joe Duckworth 214-587, Helen Schmeltz 164-423, Joe Duckworth 220-581, Lyn Rolain 148-385; Darrell Olson 233-610, Lyn Rolain 164-453; Joe Duckworth 199, Darrell Olson 545, Barb Roberts 175-400; Darrell Olson 201, Glenn Hintsala 565 Mon. ...

Ishpeming senior Holmgren drops in 1,000th point

Hart Holmgren, right, receives an award for reaching a career milestone of 1,000 points scored from Hematites head coach Anthony Katona before Ishpeming’s game against Iron Mountain on Wednesday, Feb. 21, in the Hematites’ gym. It has been 28 years since a Hematite achieved this milestone. ...

MSHS wrestlers win MHSAA Division 2 title

Members of the Marquette Senior High School wrestling team pose with their MHSAA Division 2 district tournament trophy on Wednesday night, Feb. 7, 2018, after the Redmen defeated host Escanaba 39-37 in the title match. (Escanaba Daily Press photo by Mike Mattson)

Eagle Mine Bantam B team wins Tundra Tussle Tournament

The Marquette Eagle Mine 14-and-under Bantam B youth hockey team went undefeated to win the championship at the Tundra Tussle Tournament held in Green Bay, Wis., on Feb. 17 and 18. Eagle Mine defeated Green Bay Black 4-2 and Middleton, Minn., 7-2 on the opening day before dispatching Sun ...

On the Air

Today Subject to change High school girls basketball ≤ Petoskey at Marquette, Class A district championship, 6 p.m., Fox Sports 99.9 FM & 105.1 FM ≤ Westwood vs. Ishpeming, Class C district championship, 7 p.m., WRUP 98.3 FM and WZAM 93.3 FM & 970 AM College hockey ≤ ...

Sports look

Sports look Subject to change Today High school girls basketball MHSAA Class A district tournament, hosted by Marquette (nontraditional): championship, Petoskey at Marquette, 6 p.m. MHSAA Class C district tournament, at Ishpeming: championship, Westwood at Ishpeming, 7 p.m. MHSAA ...

Ainsley Kirk, Aaron Grzelak tops on podium at Shelley Glover Memorial Ski Race

MARQUETTE — Two youth skiers from the Great Lakes Ski Academy were the overall winners at the Shelley Glover Memorial Ski Race held Jan. 12-14 at Marquette Mountain. Ainsley Kirk and Aaron Grzelak were at the top of the podium after the three-day series that featured slalom, giant slalom, ...