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Monday June 29, 2015

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Well-Known Escanaba Racer Peterson Dead At 54

The Upper Peninsula racing community is in shock today after the sudden death of Dale Peterson. Peterson won his late model dirt car race Saturday night at the Upper Peninsula International Raceway, but died Sunday morning. Click the above headline to read more.
Swede Holmqvist Wins Island Resort Championship

Sweden's Dani Holmqvist birdied on the final hole to avoid a playoff and win the LPGA Symetra Tour's Island Resort Championship by one stroke on Sunday at the Sweetgrass Golf Course. Canadian Samantha Richdale (Kelowna, British Columbia) finished second, while fellow Canadian Brooke Henderson (Smith Falls, Ontario) took third.

Click the above headline to read the details, courtesy of the LPGA Symetra Tour.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Monday June 29, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).

Tuesday June 30, 2015
5:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Marquette Blues. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. Game One of Doubleheader. 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).

7:30 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Marquette Blues. Game Two of Doubleheader. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Friday July 3, 2015
7:45 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians at Escanaba Cubs. From Al Ness Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday July 4, 2015
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Firecracker 250 race from the Dayt0na International Speedway in Daytona, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Sunday July 5, 2015
6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 400-mile race from the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5).


LATEST ARTICLES
Mistake-Prone Cubs Routed; Menominee Hangs On
The Marinette Firecracker American Legion Baseball Tournament came to an end on Sunday with four games. The Escanaba Cubs made seven errors and lost to Manitowoc, 14-1. Menominee hung on to beat Green Bay, 3-1, while Watertown beat Marquette, 5-3. Click the above headline to read details, and to see photos and videos from the Escanaba-Manitowoc and Menominee-Green Bay games.
North Rallies Past South To Win U.P. All-Star Game
The Upper Peninsula High School All-Star football game was held Saturday at the Superior Dome. The North team scored twice in the fourth quarter to beat the South team, 35-25. Click the above headline for more.
Cubs Split Saturday Firecracker Tournament Games
The Escanaba Cubs split their two Saturday games at the 2015 Firecracker tournament. The Cubs beat the Green Bay Blue Jays 10-0 behind a strong pitching performance by Alec Slaga. But, the momentum didn't carry into the second game as they dropped the night game to Watertown 9-2. Click the above headline for more details, photos, and videos.
Canadian Takes Second Round Lead At Sweetgrass
Anne-Catherine Tanguay (Quebec, Canada) will take a one-shot lead over Dani Holmqvist (Stockholm, Sweden) into the final round of the Island Resort Championship. Tanguay shot a 67 in Saturday's second round at the Sweetgrass Golf Course. Click the above headline to read more details, courtesy of the Symetra Tour.
Four Ladies Tied Atop Leaderboard At Sweetgrass
Four golfers share the lead after the first day of the LPGA Symetra Tour event at the Sweetgrass Golf Course in Harris. Dani Holmqvist, Lee Lopez, Lauren Doughtie, and Giulia Molinaro all shot five under par on Friday. Click the above headline for details, courtesy of the Symetra Tour.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
Mistake-Prone Cubs Routed; Menominee Hangs On
Sunday June 28, 2015



North Rallies Past South To Win U.P. All-Star Game
Saturday June 27, 2015

Cubs Split Saturday Firecracker Tournament Games
Saturday June 27, 2015



Cubs Lose Tourney Opener to Host Marinette, 5-3
Friday June 26, 2015



U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • Yooper 9-10 Title Game Set For Monday
    The Little League All-Star baseball season began this weekend with the Yooper 9-10 boys tournament in Escanaba. On Sunday, the tournament semifinals were held, with Escanaba beating Munising, 16-2, and Kingsford topping Gladstone, 15-3. The title game between Escanaba and Kingsford will be held at Dickson Field at 6:30 ET Monday night.
  • Escanaba Hires Howes As Football Coach
    The Escanaba Eskymos have a new varsity football head coach. He's Dave Howes, who served as the junior varsity coach last season. His hiring was approved Monday night by the Escanaba School Board. Howes replaces Jim Hansen, who's contract was terminated earlier this month.