Hematites swept aside

Prep Sports

ISHPEMING — The West Iron County High School varsity volleyball team rolled through Ishpeming with ease at the Hematites' gym on Tuesday night. The Wykons won in straight sets 25-18, 25-13 and 25-17, completing the season sweep of Ishpeming in dual match play. The performance was backed ...

Emeralds too much for Modeltowners

Prep Sports

MANISTIQUE — The Manistique Emeralds continue to show their dominance. Facing a good Gwinn team for the second time this year, the Emeralds controlled most of the match to complete a 3-0 (25-15, 25-17, 25-22) volleyball sweep here Tuesday. Trailing 9-8 in the opening set, Manistique’s ...

Superior Central spikers outlast North Central in five sets

Prep Sports

POWERS — The Superior Central volleyball team grounded the North Central Jets in a nip-and-tuck five-setter (15-25, 26-24, 20-25, 25-13, 15-13) here Tuesday as the Jets fell short of getting their first win of the season. It all came down to the fifth set. North Central came out quick with a ...

Ray DesJardins gets 2nd ace of season at Marquette Golf Club

Local Sports

MARQUETTE — Ray DesJardins is having a career year at the Marquette Golf Club, at least on par-3 holes. The club member recorded his second hole-in-one in six weeks and fourth of his career on Thursday at the Greywalls course. DesJardins used a 9-iron to ace the 94-yard third hole and ...

Wildcats defense shuts down Spartans

NMU Sports

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University head coach Grant Potulny said after Friday night's loss to Michigan State, that if a team holds their opponent to less than 25 shots, it's an indicator that you're usually going to win. On Saturday, there was no usually about it as the Wildcats held ...