Munising, Gwinn face off in High School Bowl

The Munising Mustangs played the Gwinn Modeltowners in the first round of High School Bowl and won by a score of 230-50. Forty schools from the Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin field teams for WNMU-TV’s High School Bowl tournament, now celebrating 42 years on the air. Munising will advance to the second round when they play North Central in Game 28, scheduled to air on Feb. 15. Running from November through the championship game in April, the High School Bowl series airs on WNMU-TV Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Mondays at 3 p.m. Find more information on the 2019-2020 tournament at wnmutv.nmu.edu. Representing Munising, seated from left, are players Elliot Potila, Oden Horne, team captain Maci Cornish and Joe Potila. Standing is coach Eric Lynch and alternates Carly Lindquist and Caitlin Britton. Players for Gwinn are, seated from left, Hunter Uhlbeck, team captain Tia Nordeen, Angel Griggs and Chris Packard. Standing are alternates Hendrik Johnson and Jacob Patterson, along with coach Dan Turecky. High School Bowl host Jim Koski is standing at lower left.