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Stephenson Soars To Great Northern Championship
The smallest school in the Great Northern Conference is on top of the league in volleyball. The Stephenson Eagles rolled past the Escanaba Eskymos, 3-0, Thursday night, to clinch the GNC championship. Click the above headline for photos and videos.
Green Bay Packer CB Davon House Visits Escanaba
Green Bay Packers cornerback Davon House (#31) visited Escanaba Tuesday night to raise money for the Marine Corps "Toys For Tots" program for disadvantaged kids in Delta and Dickinson Counties. Click the above headline to see the story, and photos from the event.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Friday October 31, 2014
6:45 PM - High School Football. MHSAA Division Nine "Eight-Player" Regional Playoffs. Rapid River Rockets vs Engadine Eagles. From the Rapid River High School. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Los Angeles Kings. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1)
Saturday November 1, 2014
3:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Nationwide Series race from the Texas Motor Speedway in Dallas, Texas. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Sunday November 2, 2014
2:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Spring Cu[ series 500-mile race from Texas Motor Speedway in Dallas, Texas. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
4:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Buffalo Sabres. From the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, N.Y. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Monday November 3, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).
Tuesday November 4, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live" from the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at Ottawa Senators. From the Canadian Tire Centre in Kanata, Ontario. On WGLQ-FM (97.1)
Wednesday November 5, 2014
7:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at New York Rangers. From Madison Square Garden in Manhattan, New York. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
Friday November 7, 2014
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs New Jersey Devils. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
8:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Camping World Truck Series 150-mile race from Phoenix International Raceway. On WCHT-AM (600).
Saturday November 8, 2014
3:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Nationwide Series 200-mile race. From Phoenix International Raceway in Arizona. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
Sunday November 9, 2014
2:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup Series 500-mile race. From Phoenix International Raceway in Arizona. On WCMM-FM (102.5).
6:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers vs Chicago Bears. From Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).
U.P. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCHEDULES
The Michigan High School Athletic Association has released its field of 256 playoff teams, plus 16 teams in "eight-man" football. The Upper Peninsula has 15 teams in the playoffs, plus three "eight man" teams. Click the above headline to see the pairings.
NMU Volleyball Breaks Skid With Win Over Tech
The Northern Michigan University volleyball team used a hitting percentage of .346 in the first set and .483 in the third set to cruise to a three-set sweep of the Michigan Tech Huskies (25-15, 27-25, 25-14) Tuesday at the SDC Gymnasium in Houghton. Click the above headline for details from NMU Sports Information.
Escanaba Native Has Day To Remember In London
The Detroit Lions rallied from a 21-0 deficit to beat the Atlanta Falcons, 22-21, Sunday in London, England. And in attendance was Escanaba native Kelton Heller, who is stationed at an Air Force base there. Click the above headline to read more about Heller's day.
Michigan Tech Can't Keep Up With Ferris State 37-3
It was a battle of two undefeated, nationally-ranked college football teams Saturday at Sherman Field in Houghton as the Michigan Tech Huskies hosted the Ferris State Bulldogs. In the end, the sixth-ranked Bulldogs dominated the #13 Huskies, 37-3. Click the above headline to see the details. Story and photo courtesy of Michigan Tech University.
Rockets Finish 9-0 Season With Homecoming Win
The Rapid River High School football team closed out a perfect regular season Friday night with a 42-28 win over the Bellaire Eagles in Rapid River. Click the above headline to see photos taken by Michelle Rubick.
NMU Hockey Team Completes Sweep Of LSSU
Six different Wildcats recorded points as the Northern Michigan University hockey team picked up its second shutout of the season, 3-0, over Lake Superior State Saturday. The Wildcats notched their second series sweep of the season and took a 2-0 advantage in the Cappo Cup series. NMU improved to 4-0 on the season, while the Lakers fell to 0-8. NMU outshot Lake State, 36-23, including 15-8 in the third period.
NMU Football Team Falls In Ohio, 44-14
The Northern Michigan University football team scored two touchdowns in the fourth quarter but was unable to close the gap on No. 24 Ashland, as the Eagles picked up a 44-14 GLIAC win Saturday. The loss drops NMU to 2-6, while Ashland improved to 7-1. NMU had 261 yards of total offense as sophomore quarterback Shaye Brown went 15-for-32 with 180 passing yards.