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Escanaba CC golfers have twice the hole-in-one fun

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By AUSTIN HEMMINGSON Escanaba Daily Press ESCANABA — Paul DeGrand and Bill Dubord were just going for a casual round of golf on morning of June 27 at the Escanaba Country Club. Or so they thought. The pair of Michigan State University graduates — with the nicknames Woggs and Dubi ...

Michigan-Wisconsin tennis scheduled

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ESCANABA — With tennis considered one of the easier sports to conduct social distancing, organizers of the 73rd annual Michigan-Wisconsin Tennis Open still plan to hold their tournament the weekend of Aug. 1-2 in Escanaba. Deadline to enter with payment is Friday, July 24, with a ...

Sports Snapshots

Local Sports

The best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the 2019 high school boys cross country season

Marquette BMX up and running through August

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MARQUETTE — The Marquette BMX track held three nights of racing through last week during this summer, including its Olympic Day on Thursday. Four nights have been on the schedule, but last week’s event on Tuesday was rained out. The track is located at the Kaufman Sports Complex off ...

Marquette Blues power past Menominee Maroons, 11-6

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By Journal Sports Staff MARQUETTE — The Marquette Blues entry into the Upper Peninsula Under-19 Baseball League put on their hitting shoes Monday night for an 11-6 victory over visiting Menominee at the Gerard Haley Memorial Field in Marquette. Though a doubleheader was listed on the ...

Sports Snapshots

Prep Sports

The best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the 2019 high school girls cross country season

Michigan High School Athletic Association seeking officials

Prep Sports

EAST LANSING — The Michigan High School Athletic Association is looking for more than a few good men and women. And even a number of teens, too, for a special program. The MHSAA is accepting registration online and by mail for game officials for the coming school year. The governing body ...

Upper Peninsula Junior Tour golf kicks off in Marquette

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MARQUETTE — Five young golfers from the Marquette Golf Club and one from Wawonowin Country Club in Champion won titles at the opening Upper Peninsula Golf Association Junior Tour event held at the Marquette Golf Club’s Heritage Club last Tuesday. The second stop for the juniors was held ...