Wildcat Aquatics qualify 3 swimmers for Wisconsin state meet

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MARQUETTE — The Wildcat Aquatics Club of Marquette not only qualified three swimmers for the 12-years-and-under Wisconsin USA State Championship Meet held Feb. 28-March 1, but won the Division 3 state title as well. These swimmers had top-five finishes: • Kaytlin Roell, 9-10 age group ...

Marquette Reds pull off rousing comeback, Marquette Blues win big

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IRON MOUNTAIN — It may take a lot to top the Marquette Reds’ opening game at the Upper Peninsula Junior Baseball League Tournament played in Iron Mountain on Thursday. Luke Mead doubled on a 1-0 count in the bottom of the eighth inning to knock in the tying and winning runs of the Reds’ ...

USA Luge to conduct youth slider search in Duluth on July 25-26

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DULUTH, Minnesota — USA Luge will conduct a slider search in Duluth, Minnesota, later this month. The national organization’s recruiting tour begins its off-season search that will feature sleds on wheels. It’s starting later than usual because of the coronavirus pandemic. But it will ...

Sports Snapshots

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The best in sports photography from The Mining Journal for the 2019 high school volleyball season

Marquette Blues make most of one hit in 5-3 win over Escanaba

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MARQUETTE — The Marquette Blues picked up the tying and go-ahead runs without benefit of a hit to take a 5-3 home victory over the Escanaba Cubs in an Upper Peninsula Under-19 Baseball League game on Wednesday evening at Haley Memorial Field in Marquette. Trailing 3-2 in the bottom of the ...