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Spring has sprung for high scores

March 28, 2016 Hopefully it hasn’t been such a bad spring in flood-prone areas so I can say without offending anyone that the dam burst on the bowling lanes last week. more »»

Future bodes well for Jets

March 27, 2016 Thinking out loud on a seasonable Easter Sunday morning: ? The scary thing about North Central High School’s boys basketball team for both future Upper Peninsula and downstate opponents is coach Ada... more »»

It’s time for college hockey Sweet 16

March 25, 2016 Last week was full of surprises for Michigan’s college sports teams. more »»

Bowling on TV most of spring and all summer

March 21, 2016 If you’re a fan of watching bowling on TV, I can only say one thing — I hope you like basketball, to. more »»

Tournament time always topsy-turvy

March 20, 2016 A few reflections on the Upper Peninsula high school boys and girls basketball tournaments just concluding: ? Westwood’s playoff run in the boys’ tournament has been refreshing, as well as great for... more »»

‘Back to the Future’ for Seeke

March 14, 2016 I didn’t think to ask if Marquette Senior High School math teacher Tom Seeke is a fan of the movie “Back to the Future,” but one facet of his perfect bowling night last week brought up that movie’s... more »»

Megatron was one of a kind

March 13, 2016 Detroit Lions’ fans have seen it before: A team superstar still in the prime of his career decides to call it quits and retires with seemingly two or more good years left. more »»

Hemmila tops high schoolers at state finals

March 7, 2016 Senior Tucker Hemmila of L’Anse had the longest run of any area singles bowler at the MHSAA Individual Finals held at four Lower Peninsula centers on Saturday. more »»

Will MSU continue to surge?

March 6, 2016 Battling a severe back and spine problem the past three weeks or so enabled me to watch a lot of televised sporting events from my recline. more »»

High school stars head to state finals

February 29, 2016 It’s been such a good two weeks on the lanes for high school bowlers, I had to make a list of their accomplishments before I set out with today’s column. more »»

Germany’s Filor makes impression on US lanes

February 22, 2016 He’s been mentioned in this space once or twice already this season, so it isn’t that surprising that Rene Filor has again made a name for himself in Marquette County bowling circles in the short... more »»

Solka puts exclamation point on senior year

February 15, 2016 Even though his season may have three weeks left to it, Lucas Solka can still say he went out on top. more »»

Wildcat women showing promise

February 14, 2016 T hinking out loud on a cold February morning: ?Troy Mattson would no doubt have liked his Northern Michigan University women’s basketball team to be better than its 12-3 overall record and 11-8... more »»

Stephens inspires 1st-time 300 shooter

February 8, 2016 Considering the timing, it might seem like Justin Stephens took inspiration from the 300 bowled on Tuesday at Red Rock Lanes in Ishpeming. more »»

‘Prop’ bets best enjoyed with humor

February 4, 2016 There must be a cottage industry in figuring out what all of the “prop” bets are and how to make money at them for the Super Bowl. more »»

Stephens shoots 4th ‘3’ of season

February 1, 2016 You could forgive Justin Stephens if he’s excited for the 11th annual Marquette County U.S. Bowling Congress Association tournament to begin in about two weeks. more »»

Should NBA change free throw rules?

January 31, 2016 There’s no getting around it: Andre Drummond of the Detroit Pistons is horrible shooting free throws. more »»

Celebrity athletes to hit lanes

January 25, 2016 Wanna see a really tall pro basketball player try to roll a bowling ball down a lane? Then tune into the Pro Bowlers Association Chris Paul Celebrity Invitational on ESPN the last Sunday afternoon i... more »»

Coaches need to chill out

January 24, 2016 High school basketball coaches have a lot on their plates during games. They have to have winning strategies, call out plays depending on what their opponents do and make timely substitutions. more »»

Should be another great weekend of playoff football

January 22, 2016 Not withstanding the disappointment if you’re a Green Bay Packers fan, we might’ve gotten the best of both worlds in last weekend’s NFL playoff games — competitive contests with the better teams... more »»



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