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Northern Michigan University hold intrasquad swimming, diving meet

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MARQUETTE — Several records were set and eight seniors were honored as the Northern Michigan University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams held their annual intrasquad meet and skins competition at the PEIF pool on Saturday. Senior women’s swimmer Rachel Helm set a pool ...

Carney-Nadeau’s size too tough for Munising girls

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MUNISING — The Munising girls basketball team had a rough night Friday against Carney-Nadeau. The Mustangs struggled to handle the Wolves’ size and couldn’t generate much offense as they were dealt a 45-17 loss. Sandra Boulton led C-N with 16 points, while Tessa Wagner had 12. Megan ...

Marquette boys power past Menominee on the road

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MENOMINEE — The Marquette boys basketball team definitely took care of business Friday night as the Redmen dominated Menominee 64-29. Ty Lotterman led Marquette with 22 points, while Kameron Karp had 12. Keagan Monroe was the Maroons’ offensive leader as he finished with 11. Marquette ...

Area players help Bay men win

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ESCANABA — Four area players made contributions in limited playing time in an 83-58 victory by the Bay College men’s basketball team over Gogebic Community College on Wednesday. Munising sophomore Cade Contreras hit a 3-pointer on his only shot attempt to score three points in just three ...

McGuire, Mannor help Bay women

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ESCANABA — A pair of Gwinn freshman each scored seven points to help the Bay women’s basketball team score a 64-52 win over Gogebic Community College on Wednesday. Trish McGuire started and made 5 of 6 free throws, adding a game-high nine rebounds to go with two assists and a steal, while ...

SC’s Heinonen scored 13 for FU men

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HANCOCK — Despite solid contributions from a pair of area high school graduates, the Finlandia men’s basketball team fell to 0-17 with a 116-70 loss to Wisconsin-Superior on Wednesday at the Paavo Nurmi Center. Superior Central sophomore Joe Heinonen started and scored 13 points with a ...

McFarren, Whaley lead MSHS swimmers

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MARQUETTE — Freshman Liam McFarren and senior Paige Whaley each had a hand in four victories as the Marquette swimming and diving teams swept Gladstone in a home meet on Wednesday afternoon. With the teams together winning 22 of 24 events, the Redmen won the boys meet 144-23 and Redettes ...

NMU swimmers host intrasquad meet

NMU Sports

MARQUETTE — The Northern Michigan University swimming and diving teams remain at home today at the PEIF pool for its annual Wildcats Intrasquad and Skins meet. Last weekend, the Wildcats lost a pair of dual meet to NCAA Division I Wisconsin-Green Bay, the women losing 174-25 and men ...

Norway to host basketball tourney

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NORWAY — The 13th annual Don Hill Memorial Scholarship Basketball Tournament will be held Feb. 29 and March 1 at Norway High School. This event for adult players includes three men’s and a women’s division. The men’s Gold and Silver divisions include a two-game guarantee, a $120 ...

Patriots sweep their rival

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ISHPEMING — Zachary Carlson may only be a sophomore at Westwood High School but he can certainly put a game on his back. He did just that on Friday night, notching 12 of the Patriots' 15 fourth quarter points to negate any chance at a comeback for crosstown rival Ishpeming in a 60-48 home ...