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Monday June 26, 2017

Rain Soaks American Legion Baseball Tournament

Play was halted Saturday at the Gregg Johnson Memorial American Legion Baseball Tournament as thunderstorms rolled through the area, followed by a steady rain. Several games were played before the storms arrived. Click the above headline to read more details, and to see the updated Sunday tournament schedule.
Symetra Tour Event Stopped By Rain At Sweetgrass

The Island Resort Championship Symetra Tour ladies golf event was halted by rain on Saturday at the Sweetgrass Golf Course. Emma Talley shot three under par on nine holes of golf to take the lead at -9. Click the above headline to details, courtesy of Symetra Tour.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Sunday June 25, 2017
1:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gregg Johnson Memorial Tournament Championship Game. From Al Ness Field in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.cpm. (IF Gladstone wins semifinal game)

2:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Monster Energy NASCAR Series 350-mile race. From the Sonoma Raceway in California. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose), and WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7).

Monday June 26, 2017
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600).

Tuesday June 27, 2017
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose).

Friday June 30, 2017
6:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Pulaski Legion. From the Firecracker Tournament at Pederson Ballpark in Marinette, Wisconsin. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Series 250-mile race. From the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose), and WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7).

8:30 PM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Cubs vs Marinette Legion. From the Marinette Firecracker Tournament at Pederson Ballpark in Marinette, Wisconsin. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday July 1, 2017
4:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Green Bay Shockers. Firecracker Tournament at Haase Field in Marinette, Wisconsin. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

6:30 PM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Cubs vs Pulaski Legion. Firecracker Tournament at Haase Field in Marinette, Wisconsin. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

6:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. Monster Energy NASCAR Series 400-mile race. From Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose), and WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7)

Sunday July 2, 2017
11:45 AM - American Legion Baseball. Escanaba Cubs vs Manitowoc Legion. Firecracker Tournament from the Pederson Ballpark in Marinette, Wisconsin. On WCHT-AM (600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

2:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Marinette Legion. Firecracker Tournament at Pederson Ballpark in Marinette, Wisconsin. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.


LATEST ARTICLES
Indians Sweep, Cubs Split At Johnson Tournament
The Gladstone Indians and Escanaba Cubs picked up wins against a downstate team on Friday as the Gregg Johnson Memorial Tournament continued. The Indians beat Milford, 11-1, while the Cubs also beat Milford, 7-1. Click the above headline to see videos taken by Laura Lamberg, photos taken by Sheila Olsen, and the tournament's scores and schedules.
Ruixin Liu Leads After 1st Round Of Symetra Event
Symetra Tour rookie Ruixin Liu fired a career-best round of 7-under par 65 on Friday in the first round of the seventh annual Island Resort Championship. Second-year Symetra player Emma Talley is one stroke back. Click the above headline for details.
Indians Hold On For Soggy Victory Over Cubs, 10-6
The Gladstone Indians jumped to a quick 7-0 lead and held on for a 10-6 win over the Escanaba Cubs in the first game of the Gregg Johnson Memorial Tournament Thursday night in Escanaba. Click the above headline to read details, and see photos and videos taken by Nate Bellville.
LAST DAY IN THE SUN: Girls Play All-Star Softball
The Upper Peninsula high school softball season came to an end on Wednesday as 30 graduating seniors from the U.P. played a pair of All-Star games in Gladstone. The South team beat the North squad, 8-7 and 14-4. Click the above headline for photos, videos.
High School Football All-Star Skills Challenge Held
The Upper Peninsula High School All-Star football game is set for this Saturday at the Superior Dome, and the Skills Challenge was held Wednesday afternoon. The Red team won six of the nine events. Click the above headline to read about the winners.

THE RRNSPORTS.COM MEDIA VAULT
Rain Soaks American Legion Baseball Tournament
Saturday June 24, 2017



Indians Sweep, Cubs Split At Johnson Tournament
Friday June 23, 2017

Indians Hold On For Soggy Victory Over Cubs, 10-6
Thursday June 22, 2017



LAST DAY IN THE SUN: Girls Play All-Star Softball
Wednesday June 21, 2017




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U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • Mitch Hall Hired As Rockets Girls Hoops Coach
    Rapid River High School has a new varsity girls basketball coach. Rapid River graduate Mitch Hall will run the Rockets program, says Athletic Director Rick Pepin. "He;s made an investment into our girls, and into our school, and he deserves the opportunity," Pepin said. "He bleeds purple and gold, and he's come back to the community, and he wants to invest in our young girls." Hall was the junior varsity basketball coach last season.
  • NMU Skier Makes National Academic Team

    Northern Michigan's Adam Martin was voted to the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-America® At-Large First Team, the organization announced.  A computer science/mathematics double major, Martin graduated on May 6 with a 4.0 cumulative grade point average. This season, Martin swept the individual titles at the NCAA Central Region Championships and captured All-American accolades in the 10K classic and 20K freestyle at the NCAA Skiing Championships.