Marquette, Bessemer face off in High School Bowl

The Marquette Redmen played the Bessemer Speedboys in the semi-finals of High School Bowl and were defeated by a score of 220-140. Forty schools from the Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin field teams for Public TV 13’s High School Bowl tournament, now celebrating 41 years on the air. April 13. Running from November through the championship game in April, the High School Bowl series airs on Public TV 13 Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Mondays at noon. Find more information on the 2018-2019 tournament at wnmutv.nmu.edu. Representing Marquette, seated from left, are players Ian Addison, Travis Young, team captain Ilah Wilson and Leandra Bruggink. Standing is Coach Jesse Kainulainen. Players for Bessemer are, seated from left, Tad Rowe, team captain Devon Byers, Andy Aspinwall and Eliza Stone. Standing are alternates Sydney Wittla-Sprague with Coach David Rowe. High School Bowl host Jim Koski is standing at lower left.