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Phil Pennell gets first hole-in-one at Marquette Golf Club

MARQUETTE — Phil Pennell of Marquette recorded his first hole-in-one on Saturday on the Greywalls course of the Marquette Golf Club. He used a 5-iron from the grey tees to ace the 202-yard 15th hole. Witnesses were Mark McGovern, Mike L’Huillier and Anthony Kreis.

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Finlandia’s hockey league delays start of season till January

HANCOCK — The Northern Collegiate Hockey Association, an NCAA Division III conference that includes the Finlandia University men’s and women’s hockey teams, has announced that it will delay the start of its fall and winter league season until at least January due to the coronavirus ...

Finlandia baseball has 16 players named to conference honor roll

HANCOCK — Sixteen players from the Finlandia University baseball team were named to the Men’s Scholastic Honor Roll in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The Lions compete in the WIAC in baseball only. To be eligible, student-athletes need a grade-point average of at ...