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Thursday August 13, 2020


Wildcat Football Team Reacts To GLIAC Decision

The Northern Michigan University football team reacted Wednesday to the announcement that their season was being cancelled, with hopes that they might be able to salvage a season next spring. Click the above headline to read more, listen to interviews.
GLIAC Cancels Fall Sports; Hopes To Play In Spring

The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference decided on Wednesday to cancel all fall sports, including football and volleyball, for the rest of 2020, with the hopes of playing those sports in the spring. This effects Northern Michigan, Michigan Tech, and Lake Superior State Universities. Click the above headline for details.
SPORTS BROADCASTS ON RRN STATIONS
Friday August 14, 2020
4:00 PM - High School Softball. Upper Peninsula High School Senior Softball Game. Game One. From Lemmerand Park in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), WDMJ-AM (1320 Marquette), WUPG-FM (96.7 Marquette), WMIQ-AM (1450 Iron Mountain), WTIQ-AM (1490 Manistique), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

6:00 PM - High School Softball. Upper Peninsula High School Senior Softball Game. Game Two. From Lemmerand Park in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), WDMJ-AM (1320 Marquette), WUPG-FM (96.7 Marquette), WMIQ-AM (1450 Iron Mountain), WTIQ-AM (1490 Manistique), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

Saturday August 15, 2020
12:00 PM - High School Softball. 2020 Escanaba Eskymos vs Eskymo Alumni Teams. From Lemmerand Park in Escanaba. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600), WDMJ-AM (1320 Marquette), WUPG-FM (96.7 Marquette), WMIQ-AM (1450 Iron Mountain), WTIQ-AM (1490 Manistique), and on-line at www.rrnsports.com.

2:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. NASCAR XFinity Series 188-mile race from the Daytona International Speedway Road Course in Florida. On WGKL-FM (Kool 105.5), WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7), and WTIQ-AM (Maverick 1490).

Sunday August 16, 2020
11:30 AM - NASCAR Racing. Gander Truck Series race. From the Daytona International Speedway Road Course in Florida. On WGKL-FM (Kool 105.5), WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7), and WTIQ-AM (Maverick 1490).

2:30 PM - NASCAR Racing. NASCAR Cup Series 235-lap race. From the Daytona International Speedway Road Course in Florida. On WGKL-FM (Kool 105.5), WUPG-FM (Maverick 96.7), and WTIQ-AM (Maverick 1490).

Monday August 17, 2020
7:00 PM - NASCAR Racing. "Fast Talk" from the Performance Racing Network. On WCHT-AM (NewsTalk 600).


LATEST ARTICLES
NCAA Division Two Fall Championships Cancelled
There will be no postseason championships for fall sports in NCAA Division Two, which Northern Michigan and Michigan Tech Universities compete in. Wednesday's announcement does not cancel regular season games. Click the above headline for more.
CCHA To Add St. Thomas University To Conference
The Central Collegiate Hockey Association Board of Directors has voted unanimously to welcome the University of St. Thomas as the league's eighth program beginning with the 2021-22 season. Click the above headline to read detals.
GLIAC Switches To Conference-Only Fall Schedule
The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Council of Presidents voted to play a conference-only schedule during the Fall 2020 sports season and will evaluate the feasibility of league competition on a sport-by-sport basis. Click the above headline for details.
Former Wildcat Hockey Captain Signs Pro Contract
Former NMU Wildcat defenseman Phil Beaulieu, has agreed to a two-way deal with the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League and the Allen Americans of the East Coast Hockey League. Click the above headline to read more details.
Longtime Coach named New CCHA Commissioner
The reconstituted Central Collegiate Hockey Association, which will begin play in the 2021-22 season, has named Don Lucia as Commissioner, the seven member schools announced Wednesday. Click the above headline to read details.

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U.P. SPORTS BRIEFS
  • No Fall Sports For UW-Oshkosh, Stevens Point
    The Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) has announced updates to the fall sports season. Conference seasons and championships in the sports of football, women’s soccer, women’s volleyball and men’s and women’s cross country are to be canceled for the 2020-21 academic year. Institutions will retain the autonomy to establish practice opportunities within the limitations stipulated by the NCAA throughout the 2020-21 academic year. This impacts UW-Oshkosh and UW-Stevens Point in our region.
  • No Fall Sports For St. Norbert College, Lawrence U.
    The Midwest Conference announced Monday that it will suspend league competition through December 31. The presidents of the ten member institutions made the decision in coordination with representative athletic directors in order to protect the health and safety of student-athletes, coaches, staff and administration, their families, and broader campus and local communities. The Midwest Conference joins a growing number of NCAA Division III schools that have suspended fall and  winter sports. This impacts St. Norbert College and Lawrence University in northern Wisconsin.
  • Finlandia University Signs Louisiana Volleyball Player

    Terhyn Barlow (DeQuincy, La.) has committed to play for the Finlandia University volleyball team. Barlow had a solid career at DeQuincy High School.  A four-year player, she was team captain for two years and was a three-time All-District selection.  Barlow is a member of the National Beta Club and National Honor Society. Barlow joins Joslyn Perala (Lake Linden, Mich.) and Lilian Stenberg (Harris, Mich.) in the recruiting class.