Sports Snapshots

Marquette’s Joseph Luke, front left, takes a shot as Escanaba’s Grant LaMarche, right, defends in their high school hockey game played Jan. 16 in Wells. (Escanba Daily Press photo by Justin St. Ours)
Westwood’s Maggie Boburka swims the breaststroke leg of the girls’ 200-yard medley relay against Ishpeming-Negaunee last Monday at Westwood High School. (Photo courtesy Shannon Stieg)
Marquette’s Tom McCullum, left, tries to lift Negaunee’s Gideon Bell in their 171-pound bout of the championship match in the Marquette County high school wrestling meet held at Lakeview Memorial Gym in Negaunee on Jan. 16. (Journal photo by Amy Grigas)
Northern Michigan University’s Elena Alaix, top center, struggles for a rebound as Lake Superior State players, from left, Taylor Bryant, Sadie DeWildt and Lexie Khon crowd the lane in their GLIAC game played at the Berry Events Center in Marquette on Jan. 18. Bryant is a graduate of Newberry High School. (Photo courtesy Daryl T. Jarvinen)
Westwood’s Tessa Leece, left, and Karlie Patron, right, look for a rebound against Houghton on Jan. 17 at the Gremlins’ gym. (Houghton Daily Mining Gazette photo by Eddie O’Neill)
Westwood’s Zachary Carlson drives to the basket against Ishpeming’s Ben Pruett during the game on Friday Jan. 17, 2019 at Westwood Highschool. (Journal photo by Amy Grigas)

The best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the week of Jan. 16-20