Pickford finally gets 8-player football state championship

Prep Sports

MARQUETTE — Last year Pickford was left heartbroken in the Superior Dome as it fell in the 8-player football Division 1 state finals game. On Saturday, the Panthers exited in jubilation by finishing the job this time, blowing out Portland St. Patrick 48-15 in the Division 2 title ...

Wildcats’ good effort not good enough

NMU Sports

MARQUETTE — Sometimes in hockey, a team can give everything it can on the ice, but it just isn't good enough in the end. That's how Northern Michigan University head coach Grant Potulny felt Saturday after the No. 19-ranked Wildcats fell to rival Michigan Tech 3-2 at the Berry Events Center. ...

When is enough enough?

Sports Columns

I’ve wondered that for awhile when it comes to firing coaches. At what point does a general manager or an athletic director look at what is happening on TV or what they’re reading in newspapers and say I can’t take it anymore with this man or woman? At the college level, there’s ...

Cheap tickets for certain NFL games not really nirvana

Sports Columns

Have I got a deal for you! We’re leaving Saturday for Washington, D.C., though I better not tell you why. Wait! You mean you’d really accompany me to see the Detroit Lions play at the Redskins this weekend!?!? Well, sorry, I’m not really going, not even with the $7 seats I found ...