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Marquette boys capture GNC title

The Marquette Senior High School boys cross country team won the Great Northern Conference team title on Oct. 12 in Escanaba. Participating in the event were, front row from left, Nathan Zika, Garrett Zueger and Mathurin Gagnon. Top row from left, Drew Thomas, Moses Waite, Luke Rambo and Hogan ...

Negaunee girls win conference

The Negaunee HIgh School girls cross country team won the Mid-Peninsula Conference title at the league championship meet held on the Negaunee Township trails on Oct. 12. In the front row from left are Rachel Schouten, Allie Mahoski and Mariah Kleckner. Top row from left, Talon Prusi, Abigail ...

Bowling leagues

River Rock Lanes Mon. Men & Women Seniors — Cliff Mattson 207, Darrell Olson 597, Barb Roberts 167-444; Dave Kangas 236-587, Linda Chapman 149-410 Mon. Industrial Road Machinery Supply — Gordy Conradson 279-726, Edsel Syrjala 253, Road Machinery Supply 1205, Robbins Inc. 3393; Gordy ...

Mavericks, Stanton square off in U.P. baseball

Players on the Superior National Bank Stanton team, left, and Marquette County Mavericks pose for a group shot at the inaugural Upper Peninsula Baseball Championship game played at the Stanton field near Houghton on Sept. 23. Stanton, which won 3-2, is a member of the Copper Country-based ...

Gauthier, Rasmussen get notable victories

By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — A pair of young riders recently reached milestones during September racing at the Marquette BMX track. On Sept. 14, Braxton Gauthier, 3, of Ishpeming picked up a win in the Balance Bike class, while on Sept. 21, Jackson Rasmussen, 9, of Marquette got ...

Paradise Bar sweeps Iron Range softball titles

Paradise Bar of Ishpeming swept the regular-season and playoff championships in Class C of the Iron Range Women's Softball League this summer. Paradise compiled a 10-2 record in the regular season and defeated QCPFC 21-18 in the championship game of the playoffs. In the front row from left are ...

Jack Pond 2nd at U.P. Golf Association Junior tourney in Norway

Jack Pond of Marquette, playing in the boys 8-9-year-old division, hits to the 10th green on July 26 at an Upper Peninsula Golf Association Junior tournament held at Oak Crest Golf Course in Norway. Pond finished second in his age division, shooting 63 for nine holes. Jordan Mason of Negaunee ...

Kristen, K.C. Bjorne win Marquette Golf Club Couples Scramble

BMARQUETTE — Kristen and K.C. Bjorne of Marquette shot 62 to win the Marquette Golf Club’s Couples Scramble Tournament held Aug. 5 on the Greywalls course. The winners shot 30-32 as runners-up Dale and Betty Immel of Munising had 67. Bob and Dagmar Raica of Marquette were third with 68, ...

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 ...