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Escanaba Girls One Step Away From World Series
The Escanaba Big League Girls (age 17-18) moved to within one win a trip to the World Series in Delaware on Saturday with a 12-2 win over South Bend, Ind., in a game that was closer than the score indicates. Click the above headline to see details, photos, videos taken by Mary Gauthier.
Delta County Senior Girls Finish Regional Run 0-3
The Delta County Senior Girls (age 15-16) finished Central Regional Tournament play on Saturday with a pair of losses, and will return home with an 0-3 record at the event. Click the above headline to read the details about Saturday's games from South Bend.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Sunday July 24, 2016
2:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 400-mile race. From Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Indiana. On WCMM-FM (102.5) and WUPG-FM (96.7).
2:30 PM - Little League Softball. Big League Girls Central Regional Tournament. Escanaba vs Melrose Park, Illinois. From Elgin, Illinois. On WGKL-FM (105.5) and on-line at www.wgklradio.com.
5:00 PM - Little League Softball. Big League Girls Central Regional Championship Game. Escanaba vs South Bend or Melrose Park. From Elgin, Illinois. On WGKL-FM (105.5), and on-line at www.wgklradio.com.
Monday July 25, 2016
5:30 PM - Little League Softball. Junior Little League Central Regional Tournament. Delta County vs Ohio State Champions. From South Holland, Illinois. On WGKL-FM (105.5), WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.
Delta County Junior Girls Win Regional Opener 2-0
The Delta County Junior Girls (age 13-14) opened Central Regional Tournament play on Saturday with a 2-0 win over the Indiana State Champions in suburban Chicago. Click the above headline to read details and to see videos taken by Cheri Lehto.
Cubs Win Two; Winner-Take-All Game On Sunday
The Escanaba Cubs won two games on Saturday to force the Upper Peninsula Zone Five tournament into an extra day at Al Ness Field. Escanaba beat Menominee, 4-3, in nine innings, and then topped Kingsford, 11-1. Click the above headline to see photos taken by Sheila Olsen.
Escanaba Girls Dominate Central Regional Opener
The Escanaba Big League Girls (age 17-18) swept a pair of Central Regional Tournament games Friday night, beating the host Elgin, Ill., team, 21-1, and then topping Millard (Neb.), 18-0. Click the above headline to read details, and to see photos and videos taken by Mary Gauthier.
Comeback Falls Short For Sr. Girls In South Bend
The Delta County Senior Girls (age 15-16) got off to a rough start in their Central Regional Tournament opener on Friday in South Bend, Ind. The girls fell behind 9-1 and lost to Neosho (Mo.), 11-7. Click the above headline to read game details and to see photos and videos.
Escanaba Major Boys Win State Tourney Opener
The Escanaba Major Boys (aged 11-12) scored six runs in the top of the sixth inning on Saturday to rally past Marine City, 10-8, in the state tournament opener in downstate Tecumseh. Escanaba hit three home runs in the game. The state tournament continues on Sunday.
Northern Hires Strength/Conditioning Coach
The Northern Michigan athletic program announced the hiring of Zach Houghton as head strength and conditioning coach Friday afternoon. Houghton spent the past two years as the director of strength and conditioning and the fitness center director at Division III Moravian College (Pa.). At Moravian, Houghton developed and implemented strength and conditioning programs for all 21 varsity programs.
Escanaba 9-10 Girls Dominate Sectional
The Escanaba Minor Girls (age 9-10) have advanced to the state tournament after sweeping two sectional games from Negaunee. Escanaba won on Thursday, 16-0, and then completed the sweep with a 17-0 win on Friday. The girls will represent the Upper Peninsula at the eight-team state tournament in East Jordan next weekend.