Northern Michigan University releases 2020 football schedule

NMU Sports

MARQUETTE — The schedule for this fall has been released for the Northern Michigan University football team and includes six of 11 games to be played in the Superior Dome. Among the home games is the annual contest against Michigan Tech for the Miners Cup on Oct. 24. The season begins on ...

Bailey Froberg hits game-winner for Finlandia women

Local Sports

DULUTH, Minn. — L’Anse junior Bailey Froberg waited until the time was right, or more accurately, ripe to make her only 3-pointer of the night in the Finlandia women’s basketball team’s 57-55 victory at St. Scholastica on Wednesday night. Froberg, who finished with eight points and ...

Marquette Redmen boys rock Ishpeming; Gwinn, Westwood fall at home

Prep Sports

MARQUETTE — It took a little while for the Marquette boys basketball team to get rolling, but once it started, the Redmen didn’t look back as they defeated Ishpeming 80-46. Kameron Karp led a balanced Marquette attack with 13 points, while Gavin Argall had 14 for the Hematites. Leading ...

Charge to wins: Westwood swimmers sweep Ishpeming-Negaunee

Prep Sports

"It’s a good neighborhood rivalry." — Milton Braga, head coach, Westwood boys and girls swimming and diving -------------------- ISHPEMING — The Upper Peninsula Finals are less than a month away and right now, swimming and diving programs around the peninsula are trying their best ...

Superior Central, Munising boys basketball teams win

Prep Sports

EBEN — The Superior Central boys survived major foul trouble at home Monday night as they hung on for a 47-43 basketball triumph over Republic-Michigamme. The Cougars led 25-15 at halftime and 28-27 after the third quarter of this nonconference contest. “We were real patient on ...