HOMETOWN HEROES: NC Jets Welcomed Home
For the third straight March, the North Central High School basketball team won a state championship at Michigan State University on Saturday.The boys then returned home to a hero’s welcome, with a parade led by fire vehicles. Click the above headline for more.
PERFECTION ACHIEVED! NC JETS THREE-PEAT
The North Central Jets completed an unprecedented three-year run on the basketball court Saturday with a third consecutive MHSAA Class D state championship. The Jets raced to a 23-point lead and held off a furious rally from the Buckley Bears to post a 78-69 victory. Click the above headline for details, photos, videos, interviews and radio replays.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Monday March 27, 2017
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Carolina Hurricanes. From the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).
7:00 PM - NBA Basketball. Detroit Pistons at New York Knicks. From Madison Square Garden in New York City. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and WMXG-FM (106.3).
Tuesday March 28, 2017
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Carolina Hurricanes. From PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose).
7:00 PM - NBA Basketball. Detroit Pistons vs Miami Heat. From the Palace of Auburn Hills. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on WMXG-FM (106.3).
Thursday March 30, 2017
7:00 PM - NBA Basketball. Detroit Pistons vs Brooklyn Nets. From the Palace of Auburn Hills. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and WMXG-FM (106.3).
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning. From Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).
Michigan Tech Hockey Season Ends In NCAA's, 5-2
The 2016-17 Michigan Tech hockey season came to end in the NCAA Midwest Regional Semifinal Saturday after top-ranked Denver defeated the No. 19-ranked Huskies 5-2 at U.S. Bank Arena. Tech's final record stands at 23-15-7. Click the above headline to read more.
Ishpeming's Maino Signs To Play Hoops For Norse
Marissa Maino, a senior from Ishpeming High School has signed a NJCAA Letter of Intent to play for the inaugural women’s basketball team at Bay College. She signed during a ceremony Friday afternoon in Ishpeming. Click the above headline to read more.
DOUBLE OVERTIME WAR: North Central Survives
Seth Polfus scored a layup as time expired in a second overtime period to help the North Central Jets beat beat Southfield Christian, 84-83, at Michigan State University. Click the above headline for details, and to hear interviews and radio replays. (MHSAA Photo)
Escanaba Girls Raise Money For Special Olympians
The Escanaba High School took in $819 in donations at the Special Olympics Basketball game the school hosted on March 6th. Pictured above is the group of EHS varsity and JV girl's basketball players and Special Olympics Area One Representative George Dunlap.
Shelby Klotz netted nine goals to lift the Northern Michigan lacrosse team to a 22-10 victory over Notre Dame (Ohio) Sunday afternoon at Mueller Field. The Wildcats took command of the game early, scoring eight unanswered goals to build an 11-2 lead by the 14:29 mark of the first half. Klotz has 23 goals in seven games this season.
Three Wildcats Post NCAA Times At Track Meet
Three Wildcats posted NCAA provisional marks at the Raleigh Relays, the NMU track & field team's first event of the outdoor season on Saurday. In the discus throw, Samanthia Johnson (152-11) and Jasmine Williams (150-8) both recorded provisional marks, placing ninth and 10th respectively. Ine Mylle took ninth in the triple jump with a provisional distance of 38-9.
Hermansville Gold Medal Classics Fast Approaching
The Gold Medal Classic Independent Basketball Tournament will be held March 30-April 9 in Hermansville. thru April 9 There will be competition in Classes A, B, C, D, EE, E, plus Rec, Women's and Junior High boys and girls divisions. Kakuks of Daggett has now entered the Classic for a 59 th consecutive year. The tournament is still accepting teams thru March 24th. For more information, contact Ray Bray at Raybray6@hotmail.com, or call or text at (906) 282-0451.
Gladstone Baseball Plans Fudraising Breakfast
The Gladstone High School baseball team will host its fifth annual Meet The Players and Coaches breakfast on Sunday, April 9, at the Gladstone Middle School. There will be scrambled eggs, pancakes, and plenty of raffles and door prizes throughout the event. Tickets are $7, and the money that's raised helps the Braves JV and varsity baseball programs, which are self-funded. It will be held from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. on April 9th.