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Saturday August 19, 2017

U.P. High School Football Teams Hold Scrimmages

Michigan high school football teams are allowed to play one exhibition game before the start of the regular season, and many U.P. teams did that on Friday. The weather was cloudy and chilly as the Gladstone Braves faced the Munising Mustangs in Munising, and the Manistique Emeralds played at Bark River-Harris. (Brenda Crow photo)
Grosse Pointe Boys Drop World Series Opener, 5-1

The Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores Major Boys (age 10-12) lost their opener at the Little League World Series Thursday night in Williamsport, Pa. GPWS, which won its Michigan state championship in Gladstone three weeks ago, lost to Lufkin, Texas, 5-1, giving up four home runs in the process. Grosse Pointe's lone run came on a homer by Will Pflaum.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Saturday August 19, 2017
5:00 PM - NFL Preseason Football. Green Bay Packers vs Washingtoin Redskins. From FedEx Field in Washington, DC. Kick-off is 7:30 ET, Coverage Begins at 5:30 ET. On WGLQ-FM (Magic 97.1).

5:30 PM - NFL Preseason Football. Detroit Lions vs New York Jets. From Ford Field in Detroit. On WTIQ-AM (Maverick 1490).

6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Monster Energy NASCAR Series Night Race. From the Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose), and WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7).

Monday August 21, 2017
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600).

Tuesday August 22, 2017
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose).

Friday August 25, 2017
6:46 PM - High School Football. Gladstone Braves at Gwinn Model Towners. From the Gwinn High School. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com, www.radioresultsnetwork.com/kool-105/


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2017 High School Girls Tennis Season Gets Started
The 2017 high school girls tennis season got under way Wednesday across the Upper Peninsula. The Escanaba Eskymos opened their season with a match against the Marquette Redettes. Click the above headline to see photos and videos from the GNC match.
Braves Football Confident Entering New Conference
The Gladstone High School football team has a lot of confidence entering the 2017 season, with experience on both sides of the ball, and a new league to play in. The Braves have left the Great Northern Conference and will play in the Mid Peninsula Conference. Click the above headline to read more about the Braves football team.
Escanaba Woman Named To Special Olympic Team
Special Olympics Michigan announced Monday that 36 athletes have been named to Team Michigan for the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games being held in Seattle. Escanaba swimmer Danielle Bowen is among the 36 athletes. Click the above headline for details.
Grosse Pointe Major Boys Headed To World Series
The Grosse Pointe Woods-Shores Major Boys (age 10-12) advanced to the Little League World Series on Saturday with a 6-3 win over Hinsdale, Ill., in the Great Lakes Regional championship game in Indiana. GPWS won its Michigan state championship in Gladstone more than two weeks ago, in dominating fashion. Click the above headline for details.
Broncos Hope Increased Numbers Will Equal Wins
The Bark River-Harris High School football team is hoping that an infusion of senior talent will help the team return to the win column when this season begins later this month. The team is holding spirited two-a-day practices in preparation for the season. Click the above headline to see photos and video interviews from their practice.

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  • MTU Women's Basketball Assistant Takes Job In Illinois
    Michigan Tech Assistant Women's Basketball coach Maria Kasza has accepted an offer to join the staff as an assistant coach at NCAA Division I Northern Illinois University. Kasza just completed her fifth season as an assistant with the Huskies and was also a member of the team as a player for three seasons. "I'm excited about my new role as an assistant coach at Northern Illinois," Kasza said. "It's a great opportunity at a great school and in a well-known conference like the MAC."
  • Northern Michigan Announces '17 Hall Of Fame Class

    The Northern Michigan University department of athletics announced that Mandee Dafoe, Pauline Hope (Schuette), Abigail Larson, Jay McQuillan, Rick Popp, and the 1979-80 Hockey Team will be inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame in 2017. The inductees will be honored during homecoming weekend, which is scheduled for Sept. 21-23, 2017. The formal induction will occur Sept. 22 in the Great Lakes Rooms at 6:30 p.m. Tickets cost $30 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under.