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Thursday August 13, 2020


Wildcat Football Team Reacts To GLIAC Decision

The Northern Michigan University football team reacted Wednesday to the announcement that their season was being cancelled, with hopes that they might be able to salvage a season next spring. Click the above headline to read more, listen to interviews.
GLIAC Cancels Fall Sports; Hopes To Play In Spring

The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference decided on Wednesday to cancel all fall sports, including football and volleyball, for the rest of 2020, with the hopes of playing those sports in the spring. This effects Northern Michigan, Michigan Tech, and Lake Superior State Universities. Click the above headline for details.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Friday August 14, 2020
4:00 PM - High School Softball. Upper Peninsula High School Senior Softball Game. Game One. From Lemmerand Park in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), WDMJ-AM (1320 Marquette), WUPG-FM (96.7 Marquette), WMIQ-AM (1450 Iron Mountain), WTIQ-AM (1490 Manistique), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

6:00 PM - High School Softball. Upper Peninsula High School Senior Softball Game. Game Two. From Lemmerand Park in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), WDMJ-AM (1320 Marquette), WUPG-FM (96.7 Marquette), WMIQ-AM (1450 Iron Mountain), WTIQ-AM (1490 Manistique), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday August 15, 2020
12:00 PM - High School Softball. 2020 Escanaba Eskymos vs Eskymo Alumni Teams. From Lemmerand Park in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), WDMJ-AM (1320 Marquette), WUPG-FM (96.7 Marquette), WMIQ-AM (1450 Iron Mountain), WTIQ-AM (1490 Manistique), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

2:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. NASCAR XFinity Series 188-mile race from the Daytona International Speedway Road Course in Florida. On WGKL-FM (Kool 105.5), WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7), and WTIQ-AM (Maverick 1490).

Sunday August 16, 2020
11:30 AM - NASCAR Racing. Gander Truck Series race. From the Daytona International Speedway Road Course in Florida. On WGKL-FM (Kool 105.5), WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7), and WTIQ-AM (Maverick 1490).

2:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. NASCAR Cup Series 235-lap race. From the Daytona International Speedway Road Course in Florida. On WGKL-FM (Kool 105.5), WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7), and WTIQ-AM (Maverick 1490).

Monday August 17, 2020
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600).


LATEST ARTICLES
U.P. High School Football Programs Get Donations
The U.P. Football All-Star Game announced Tuesday that sixteen U.P. high school football teams will receive donations from the game this year. The game was cancelled by the pandemic, but sponsor support was shared with schools. Twelve schools got $1,000 each and four schools were given equipment. Click the above headline for details.
ANOTHER TIGHT ONE: IMKN Boys Fall In Qtrs.
The Iron Mountain-Kingsford-Norway Under-19 baseball team lost another one-run game on Sunday in the Wisconsin Dells, falling to the HTP Raptors from Apple Valley, Minn., 3-2, in the quarterfinals. Click the above headline for details, photos, videos.
IMKN U-19 Baseball Drops Two In Wisconsin Dells
The Iron Mountain-Kingsford-Norway Under-19 baseball team is competing this weekend at the "Back To School Bash" in the Wisconsin Dells. The boys dropped two games on Saturday, falling to the Midwest Prospects from Rockford, Ill., 6-5, and the HTP Raptors of Apple Valley, Minn., 8-3. Click the above headline for photos and videos.
NCAA Division Two Fall Championships Cancelled
There will be no postseason championships for fall sports in NCAA Division Two, which Northern Michigan and Michigan Tech Universities compete in. Wednesday's announcement does not cancel regular season games. Click the above headline for more.
Gladstone Indians Celebrate Successful '20 Season
The Gladstone Indians Under-19 baseball team celebrated a season that almost wasn't with a team banquet Tuesday night at the Gladstone Sports Park. Click the above headline to see photos taken by Nate Belleville, and hear from Manager Justin Jurek.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
Wildcat Football Team Reacts To GLIAC Decision
Wednesday August 12, 2020



ANOTHER TIGHT ONE: IMKN Boys Fall In Qtrs.
Sunday August 9, 2020



IMKN U-19 Baseball Drops Two In Wisconsin Dells
Saturday August 8, 2020



Gladstone Indians Celebrate Successful '20 Season
Wednesday August 5, 2020



U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • No Fall Sports For UW-Oshkosh, Stevens Point
    The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) has announced updates to the fall sports season. Conference seasons and championships in the sports of football, women’s soccer, women’s volleyball and men’s and women’s cross country are to be canceled for the 2020-21 academic year. Institutions will retain the autonomy to establish practice opportunities within the limitations stipulated by the NCAA throughout the 2020-21 academic year. This impacts UW-Oshkosh and UW-Stevens Point in our region.
  • No Fall Sports For St. Norbert College, Lawrence U.
    The Midwest Conference announced Monday that it will suspend league competition through December 31. The presidents of the ten member institutions made the decision in coordination with representative athletic directors in order to protect the health and safety of student-athletes, coaches, staff and administration, their families, and broader campus and local communities. The Midwest Conference joins a growing number of NCAA Division III schools that have suspended fall and  winter sports. This impacts St. Norbert College and Lawrence University in northern Wisconsin.
  • Finlandia University Signs Louisiana Volleyball Player

    Terhyn Barlow (DeQuincy, La.) has committed to play for the Finlandia University volleyball team. Barlow had a solid career at DeQuincy High School.  A four-year player, she was team captain for two years and was a three-time All-District selection.  Barlow is a member of the National Beta Club and National Honor Society. Barlow joins Joslyn Perala (Lake Linden, Mich.) and Lilian Stenberg (Harris, Mich.) in the recruiting class.