Sports Snapshots

Iron Mountain’s Charlie Gerhard, left, reacts as Pewamo-Westphalia celebrates its first-ever Division 3 state championship on Saturday, March 16, 2019, in East Lansing, Mich. (Adam Niemi/Iron Mountain Daily News)
Northern Michigan University's Ellie Bahr, left, is defended by Concordia's Tia Zachman in the second half of their GLIAC women's lacrosse game played at the Superior Dome in Marquette on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. (Photo courtesy Daryl T. Jarvinen)
Alumni player Dawn Kruhak returns the ball during the NMU volleyball alumni game at Vandament Arena Saturday evening April 13, 2019. (Journal photo by Corey Kelly)
Superior Central's Samantha Thompson pitches against L'Anse in the second inning at the 17th annual Spring Swing high school softball tournament held at the Superior Dome in Marquette on Saturday, April 13, 2019. (Photo courtesy Daryl T. Jarvinen)
Westwood's Karlie Patron knocks down a jump shot with several Lake City defenders converging during their MHSAA Division 3 state quarterfinal game played in Gaylord on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. (Ben Murphy photo)

The best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the month of March 17-April 17