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WINNING BIG: Eskymos Beat #1 Livonia Ladywood

The Escanaba High School softball team won three games at the Michigan Stars Tournament in downstate Grand Blanc on Saturday. And the biggest win came against the state's top-ranked team: Livonia Ladywood. Click the above headline for details, photos.
Marquette Lakeview Arena Named Hockeyville USA

Marquette is officially Hockeyville USA. The community and Lakeview Arena have been named the winners of a national contest that saw 85,000 communities enter. Marquette was announced the winner on Saturday afternoon. Click the above headline for details.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Sunday May 1, 2016
12:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 500-mile race. From Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Monday May 2, 2016
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk". From the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (600).

Tuesday May 3, 2016
4:45 PM - High School Baseball. Gladstone Braves at Escanaba Eskymos. From Al Ness Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Thursday May 5, 2016
4:00 PM - High School Bseball. Gladstone Braves at Marquette Redmen. From Haley Memorial Field in Marquette. THIS IS A DOUBLEHEADER. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Friday May 6, 2016
4:30 PM - High School Baseball. Gladstone Braves vs Peshtigo Bulldogs. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday May 7, 2016
12:45 PM - High School Baseball. Escanaba Eskymos at Shawano Hawks. From the Shawano Memorial Park in Wisconsin. THIS IS A DOUBLEHEADER. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Sprint Cup 400-mile race. From Kansas Speedway. On WCMM-FM (102.5).

Monday May 9, 2016
4:00 PM - High School Baseball. Escanaba Eskymos at Bark River-Harris Broncos. From Bark River. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.


LATEST ARTICLES
Gladstone Drops Three Games On Wisconsin Trip
The Gladstone High School baseball team had a tough weekend in Wisconsin, dropping all three games to tough opponents. Click the above headline for details.
Barron Shutout Helps Eskymos Tame Broncos, 7-0
C.J. Barron scattered three base hits over seven innings to lead the Escanaba Eskymos to a 7-0 win over the Bark River-Harris Broncos Friday in Escanaba. Brandon Punzel (pictured) had three base hits for the Eskymos. Click the above headline for details.
Braves Stun Gladiators With Huge 7th Inning Rally
The Gladstone High School softball team scored four runs in the seventh inning and stunned the Traverse City St. Francis Gladiators, 4-3, Friday in Traverse City. Tasi Martinez's three-run homer was the winner. Click the above headline to read more details.
Braves Come Up Short As Knights Stay Unbeaten
The Norway Knights kept their perfect early-season record intact Thursday by beating the Gladstone Braves, 4-3, at Don Olsen Field. The Knights scored a run in the top of the seventh inning and then held on for the win. Click the above headline for details.
Popelka Flirts With No-Hitter As Eskymos Win, 9-0
Justin Popelka carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning and settled for a one-hitter as the Escanaba Eskymos beat the Negaunee Miners, 9-0, Thursday at Al Ness Field. Click the above headline to read details, and to see photos and videos taken by Sandi Young.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
WINNING BIG: Eskymos Beat #1 Livonia Ladywood
Saturday April 30, 2016




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Barron Shutout Helps Eskymos Tame Broncos, 7-0
Friday April 29, 2016


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Popelka Flirts With No-Hitter As Eskymos Win, 9-0
Thursday April 28, 2016




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Double Zero: Esky Girls Blank Rapid River Twice
Wednesday April 27, 2016



U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • Rapid River Softball Team Wins Six Games

    The Rapid River High School softball team won four games at a tournament in Marquette on Saturday. The Rockets beat Hancock twice, 15-0 and 19-0, and then topped Calumet twice, 5-2 and 18-0. On Friday, Raid River beat Houghton twice, 10-0 and 9-0. The Rockets scored 76 runs in the six games they played this weekend and had 69 base hits.

  • Manistique Girls Win Two Softball Games
    The Manistique Emeralds girls softball team won both ends of a doubleheader Thursday afternoon, posting 3-0 and 4-1 wins over the Negaunee Miners. Manistique's Bre Richey pitched complete games in both contests, striking out 12 batters and walking just three in the twinbill. Richey also had a double and a triple at the plate. Ashley Menominee had three hits and freshman Abby Burnham had two doubles.
  • Rapid River, Escanaba Win County Meets
    The Rapid High School boys track team won the championship of the Delta County Track Meet on Thursday...the first time the Rockets ever won the event. The Escanaba Eskymos won the girls championship. The Gladstone Braves finished third in both the boys and girls track meets.
  • Rapid River Walk/Run Fundraiser Set
    The 2nd Annual 5k, 10k Rocket Dash Run/Walk is set for Saturday, May 14th. Registration 10:30 to 11:45 a.m. Registration forms are available at the Rapid River school and at local businesses. This is a fundraiser for the Rapid River Sports Boosters. Entry Fees: $20 each or $15 for each additional family member. UPPRC members get a $2 discount.