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Marquette County Junior Golf Association Drive, Chip and Putt winners named

MARQUETTE — The Marquette County Junior Golf Association held its annual Drive, Chip and Putt competition on Aug. 2 at Gentz’s Homestead Golf Course in Chocolay Township. Here are the top finishers, listed by age group with first-place then runner-up listed as available: BOYS — Ages ...

11-7 a popular winning horseshoe score

GWINN — All three matches ended in 11-7 decisions on July 20 in the Gwinn Mixed Doubles Horseshoe League. Night Hawk defeated Hideaway by that score, as did Got It Pegged over HOLD 6 along with Double Ringers over B-Ring It On. On July 27, two matches ended up 11-7 — B-Ring It On over ...

Half-dozen Blue Flames score in Under-8 soccer

MARQUETTE — A half-dozen players scored for the Blue Flames during play on July 25 in the Under-8 Coed division of the Superiorland Soccer League. Here are the available scorers from that day: Blue Flames — Sevrin Swanson, Malakai Johnson, Easton Bal, Henrik Larsen, Landon Hartung and ...

Marquette Fence just misses state softball title

MARQUETTE — Marquette Fence finished as runner-up at the Michigan Amateur Softball Association Class C men’s state fastpitch tournament held July 21-23 in Midland. Overall, Marquette Fence went 4-2 in its six games of the double-elimination event, while another Marquette team, Cal’s ...

Mileski moves up to BMX Intermediate class

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — Cameron Mileski moved up a class and three other riders picked up their first wins last week in racing at the Marquette BMX track. On Tuesday, Mileski, 8, won for the 10th time in the 8-year-old novice class, moving him to intermediate. On Thursday, ...

6 duos crowned champs at Casa tennis tourney

MARQUETTE — Marquette and Munising players were a part of all six flight winners at the 25th annual Casa Calabria Doubles Classic held recently in Marquette. Some 44 players participated with all invited to a dinner at the Casa Calabria Restaurant afterward. Proceeds went to support the ...

Lapointe-Dunham powers Screened Image to Class A victory

NEGAUNEE — Mariah Lapointe-Dunham went 2 for 4, but both hits were homers as Screened Image slipped by Cognition Brewing Co. 8-3 in a Class A game of the Iron Range Women’s Softball League on July 19. The winners’ Meagan Petros was 4 for 4 while Paige Yoho was 3 for 4 with a double. ...

Neon Yellow earns SSA U-19 Coed title

Neon Yellow defeated Team Royal 8-2 at the Kaufman Sports Complex in Marquette last Sunday to clinch the Under-19 Coed division in the Superiorland Soccer Association. In the front row from left are Kylie Lhuillier, Jasmine Burke and Claire Woodward. Top row from left, coach Paula Lhuillier, ...

Kelly Green wins shootout in U-15 Coed

Kelly Green won a shootout after tying Steel Blue 1-1 in regulation at Kaufman Sports Complex in Marquette last Sunday to capture the championship of the Under-15 Coed division of the Superiorland Soccer Association. Team members include, front row from left, Tessa Standerford, Tia Anderson, ...

Team Purple tops in U-12 Girls division

Team Purple defeated Neon Orange 5-0 in the championship game played at Kaufman Sports Complex last Sunday of the Under-12 Girls division of the Superiorland Soccer Association. Anna Grzelak scored two goals, while teammates Raquel Orhanen, Meghan MacPhee and Madison Soeltner added one goal ...

Black team assembled for Upper Peninsula Football All-Star game

Football players and coaches from the Black squad pose for their team picture with their coaches in the top two rows and helmets representing their high schools in front of them in the Superior Dome on June 20 during the Upper Peninsula Football All-Star Game media day. Both teams had 13 area ...

Holma gets walkoff RBI  in Screened Image win

By Journal Sports Staff ISHPEMING — Hannah Holma went 3 for 4 and picked up the walkoff, winning run batted in as Screened Image edged Buck’s Party Store 10-9 in Class A of the Iron Range Women’s Softball League on June 14. Teammate Mariah Dunham was 4 for 4 while Meagan Petros was 3 ...

Youngsters earn milestone wins to start Marquette BMX season

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — The Marquette BMX track hosted an open house and race on June 17, with a number of new riders attending. Included in the group was Derek Potvin, 8, who picked up his first 8 Novice win. Three youngsters earned their first wins on each of the first ...

Ex-pro Jensen featured at Marquette tennis instruction

More than 30 youngsters participated in the FIT tennis camp held at the Marquette Senior High School courts on June 10, seen here with coaches for the event. The feature of this three-hour-long free camp for boys and girls ages 5 to 14 was coaching from former Grand Slam tennis champion and ...