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Monday November 24, 2014

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SEVEN-UP! Eskymos All Chip In For Series Sweep

Seven different boys scored goals on Saturday as the Escanaba High School hockey team completed a weekend sweep of the Alpena Wildcats, 7-0, at the Wells Sports Complex.

Levi Wunder had a goal and three assists and Nick Aird added three assists in the win.

Click the above headline to read game details, see photos and videos taken by Mary Gauthier, and listen to radio replays and interviews from the contest.
Missed Field Goal Ends Huskies' Playoff Run, 42-41

The Michigan Tech University football team lived on the edge several times this season, winning two of their nine games on last-second field goals. But on Saturday in the NCAA Playoffs, a missed field goal as time ran out gave Angelo State (Texas) a 42-41 win at Sherman Field. Click the above headline for the story, courtesy of MTU Communications.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Monday November 24, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).

7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Ottawa Senators. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Tuesday November 25, 2014
6:45 PM - High School Hockey. Escanaba Eskymos at Kingsford Flivvers. From Mountain View Ice Arena in Iron Mountain. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Wednesday November 26, 2014
7:10 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Philadelphia Flyers. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Friday November 28, 2014
6:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings at New Jersey Devils. From the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).

Saturday November 29, 2014
12:45 PM - High School Hockey. Escanaba Eskymos vs Sault Ste. Marie Blue Devils. From the Wells Sports Complex. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Sunday November 30, 2014
1:40 PM - NHL Hockey. Detroit Red Wings vs Vancouver Canucks. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

2:00 PM - NFL Football. Green Bay Packers vs New England Patriots. From Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Kick-off is 4:25 ET, coverage begins at 2:00 ET, on WGLQ-FM (97.1)

Monday December 1, 2014
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk", from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).

Tuesday December 2, 2014
6:45 PM - High School Hockey. Escanaba Eskymos at Marquette Redmen. From Lakeview Arena in Marquette. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

7:00 PM - High School girls basketball. Manistique Emeralds at Munising Mustangs. From the Munising High School Gym. On WTIQ-AM (1490), and on-line at www.wtiqradio.com.

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 vs Florida Panthers. From Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. On WGLQ-FM (97.1).


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U.P. HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCHEDULES/SCORES
Three Upper Peninsula high school football teams will play in the state semifinals, and a fourth will play in the Eight-Man state title game next weekend. Click the headline to see the schedules and the scores from the entire season.
U.P. HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY SCORES/SCHEDULES
The high school hockey season is getting underway for the Upper Peninsula's ten varsity teams this week. Click the above headline to see the composite schedule and scores for the U.P. teams.
MUNISING MUSTANGS GOING TO FORD FIELD!!
The Munising High School football team will play for its first state championship since 1980 next Friday after the Mustangs posted an emotional 10-7 semifinal win over Beal City Friday night at the Superior Dome. Meanwhile, Cedarville lost in the "Eight Man" state championship game to the Lawrence Tigers, 56-12, in Greenville. Click the above headline for details on both games.
Wunder Paces Eskymos To Season-Opening Victory
Levi Wunder scored 16 seconds into the game and then added four assists as the Escanaba Eskymos overwhelmed the Alpena Wildcats, 7-1, in a season-opening contest Friday. Click the above headline for game details.
Freshmen Lead NMU Wildcats Past Finlandia 77-45
Three Northern Michigan University men's basketball freshmen players scored in double figures Wednesday night to lead the Wildcats to a 77-45 win over Finlandia at the Berry Events Center. Several Delta County players were on the court for both teams during the non-conference game. Click the above headline for all of the details. (NMU photo)

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Saturday November 22, 2014




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Wunder Paces Eskymos To Season-Opening Victory
Friday November 21, 2014




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Escanaba's Young Helps NMU Win Season Finale
Saturday November 15, 2014

Eskymos Open New Hockey Season This Weekend
Friday November 14, 2014

U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • Michigan Tech Hockey Drops Second Straight
    The No. 1 ranked Michigan Tech University Huskies hockey team held a 1-0 lead for the second night in a row on No. 9 Minnesota State, but for the second night in a row the Mavericks came back and defeated Michigan Tech. Saturday's final score was 3-2 as the Huskies fall to 10-2-0 on the season. Alex Petan scored Tech's only goal.
  • NMU Hockey Wildcats Get Shut Out In Alaska

    The Northern Michigan University hockey Wildcats fell to the University of Alaska-Anchorage, 4-0, in the second game of their two-game series.  The 'Cats are now 7-2-1 overall and 4-2 in the WCHA.  The Seawolves improve to 5-7-2, 2-6 in the WCHA. The Wildcats fell victim to three first period Seawolve even-strength goals. 

  • Lake State Basketball Signs Two New Recruits

    Carson Manger of New Bremen, Ohio, and Blake Marquardt of Oshkosh, Wis., have signed National Letters of Intent to play basketball at Lake Superior State University, Lakers coach Steve Hettinga announced on Wednesday. Manger, a 6-3 wing, averaged 16.1 points, 5.0 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game for New Bremen High School in 2013-14. Marquardt, who is also a 6-3 wing, averaged 11 points and 3.5 rebounds per game, and shot 48 percent from three-point range last season for Oshkosh North High School.

  • NMU Cross-Country, Track Signs Athletes

    Northern Michigan University women’s track and field and cross country head coach Jenny Ryan announced the addition of three student-athletes for the 2015 season.  The Wildcats brought in Hannah Lonergan (Novi, Mich.), Jenna Long (Green Bay, Wis.) and Sophie McDonald (Park City, Utah). "All three of these student athletes are quality people that will add greatly to our programs," Ryan said on Tuesday.