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Wednesday July 18, 2018


Northern Michigan University Unveils Hockey Sked

Northern Michigan University announced its 2018-19 hockey schedule on Wednesday. It will include fewer long trips than last year, and will include 16 home games. Click the above headline for details, and to hear our interview with Coach Potulny.
Northern Michigan Hockey Coach Signs 8-Year Deal

Northern Michigan University and head hockey coach Grant Potulny have entered into an eight-year employment agreement, according to NMU Director of Athletics Forrest Karr. The deal extends through June of 2026. Click the above headline for details.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Wednesday July 18, 2018
7:00 PM - American Legion Baseball. Gladstone Indians vs Menominee Red Wave. From Don Olsen Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Camping World Truck Series "Dirt Derby". From the Eldora Speedway in New Weston, Ohio. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose) and WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7).

Thursday July 19, 2018
5:45 PM - Little League Softball. Minor Girls (age 9-10) District Championship Game. Escanaba vs Gladstone or Norway. From the Cannon Field in Gladstone. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Friday July 20, 2018
9:05 AM - Little League Baseball. Major Boys (age 11-12) State Tournament. Escanaba vs Taylor. From St. Clair, Michigan. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600) and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

5:45 PM - Little League Softball. Minor Girls (age 9-10) District Championship Game #2 IF NECESSARY. Teams TBA. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday July 21, 2018
1:45 PM - Little League Baseball. Minor Boys (age 9-10) District Finals. Escanaba vs Norway. From Marion Park in Norway. Bonus Coverage Until Major Boys Game Ends. On WCHT-AM (600) and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

3:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. XFinity Series 200-lap race. From New Hampshire Motor Speedway. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose), and WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7).

4:00 PM - Little League Baseball. Minor Boys (age 9-10) district finals. Teams TBA. From Marion Park in Norway. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

4:30 PM - Little League Baseball. Major Boys (age 11-12) State Tournament. Escanaba vs Portage Lake (Houghton-Hancock). From St. Clair, Michigan. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600) and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Sunday July 22, 2018
11:30 AM - Little League Baseball. Major Boys (age 11-12) State Tournament. Escanaba vs Ash-Carleton. From St. Clair, Michigan. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

1:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. Monster Energy NASCAR Serioes 301-lap race. From New Hampshire Motor Speedway. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose) and WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7).

1:45 PM - Little League Baseball. Minor Boys (age 9-10) District Finals. Loser's Bracket Final. Teams TBA. ON WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Tuesday July 24, 2018
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "NASCAR Live". From the Motor Racing Network. On WCMM-FM (102.5 The Moose).


LATEST ARTICLES
Northern Michigan Lacrosse Falls To Tiffin Dragons
The Northern Michigan University Lacrosse team took on Tiffin University in another Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup on Sunday, but fell to the Dragons 21-6. Click the above headline to read details. (NMU Photo)
Michigan Tech Hockey Tops Northern Michigan 2-0
The Michigan Tech University hockey team won the WCHA conference championship and an NCAA Tournament bid, beating Northern Michigan, 2-0, Saturday night in Marquette. Greyson Reitmeier scored 5:36 into the second period, then Joel L'Esperance added an empty-netter with 47 seconds left in the game. (MTU Photo)
WHAT A NIGHT!!! Northern, Tech Both Win In OT
The Northern Michigan University Wildcats and Michigan Tech University Huskies both won overtime battles Sunday night in the WCHA semifinals, setting up a winner-take-all championship game for the conference title and an automatic NCAA tournament berth next Saturday night in Marquette. Click the above headline for details. (NMU photo)
Wildcats Bounce Back; Advance To WCHA Final 4
The Northern Michigan University hockey team beat Alabama-Huntsville, 5-2, Sunday night, in the deciding game of the WCHA quarterfinals. The Wildcats will be home again against Bowling Green next week. Click the above headline to read details. (NMU Photo)
Huskies Edge Wildcats For Weekend Hockey Split
Northern Michigan University's hockey team lost to Michigan Tech, 3-2, Saturday night in Houghton. That result follows Northern's 2-1 win in Friday night's game. Click the above headline to read details about both games. (NMU Photo)

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U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • Bark River Bucs Sweep DH From Negaunee
    The Bark River Bucs won both games of a doubleheader Tuesday night against Negaunee. Matt ERicher complete game one-hitter and Duner Englund had a three-run home run. He had three hits in all, and Richer had his first ever homer with a two-run shot. Logan Heim added three hits as the Bucs won, 11-0. Bark River won the nightcap, 6-4, as Adam Cappaert earned the win, giving up one earned run. Heim closed it out for the save, and he added two hits at the plate. Kadin Mustafa and Cole Ray also had a pair of hits.
  • Gladstone Junior Indians Rally Past Escanaba
    The Escanaba Junior Cubs jumped to a 6-0 lead in the first inning, but couldn't hang on, losing to the Gladstone Junior Indians, 8-7, Monday night in Gladstone. Trevor Hansen had a two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning to earn the walk-off win. Riley Baldovski slugged a three-run homer to start the five-run seventh inning rally for Gladstone.
  • NMU Hires New Assistant Soccer Coach

    Northern Michigan University has announced the addition of Jon Sandoval as an assistant coach for the Men's Soccer program. Sandoval will aid head coach David Poggi in all aspects of the Men's Soccer program. "I am very excited to welcome Jon to our program," Poggi said of the hire. "His successful playing and coaching experience at the NCAA Division I level will be a valuable asset to our program." Sandoval joins the Wildcats for the 2018 seasons after spending the past two years as an assistant for the men's program at St. Ambrose University.

  • Bay College Holding Basketball Camps
    The Men's and Women's Norse Basketball Teams will be hosting a skills camp for boys and girls entering grades 3-8 on July 30th through August 1st. Men's Head Coach Matt Johnson and Women's Head Coach Rae Drake and members of both teams will be on hand to lead the camp.  The event will be hosted in the Bay College Gymnasium and will divide the campers in to age groups for their sessions.  Grade 3-5 will meet from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM and grades 6-8 will follow that from 10:30 to noon.  The cost is just $40 for non YMCA Members, or $35 for YMCA members.