March 2, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Saints Girls Close Out Regular Season With Decisive Win Over Chiefs

In the first quarter, the St. Ignace Saints scored the first 29 points of the game in route to a big 62-13 conference win over the Cheboygan Chiefs during Parents Night Thursday, February 23. More...

St. Ignace Saints Bowlers Place Eighth at Regionals

The Saints tallied 2506 for eighth place in the team event during regionals in Gaylord Friday, February 24. The six-game baker scoring consisted of 122, 139, 127, 105, 157, and 124, and the three single game total tallied 595, 584, and 553. More...

DeTour Raids Mackinaw City for 58-17 Win

The DeTour girls basketball team was in control start to finish in Mackinaw City Tuesday night, February 21, as they defeated the hosting Comets 58-17. Mackinaw City fell to 9-10 for the season following the nonconference loss.  More...

Panthers Outpace Bays When Evenly Matched Teams Meet on Hardwood

Friday, February 24, saw basketball action between two evenly matched teams when the Brimley Bays hosted the Pickford Panthers. The Panthers have the Edington brothers, Derrick and Nick. More...

Engadine Falls to Newberry in Close Game

Tuesday night, February 21, the Engadine Eagles girls hosted their rivals from the north end of M-117, the Newberry Indians. More...

Engadine Girls Take Win Over DeTour 42-32

The Engadine Eagles girls won 42-32 over the DeTour Raiders Thursday, February 16, in DeTour, but the Raiders did not fall easily. Both teams are having a good season.  More...

Lack of Execution Plagues Saints Boys Against Gaylord

The Gaylord Blue Devils traveled to St. Ignace Monday, February 20, for a non-conference make-up game against the Saints boys’ basketball team. It had been rescheduled from February 7 owing to poor weather. More...

Bowling League Results

Bluewater League  Week 20  Fred’s Pub 42, The Wooden Door 31, George’s Body Shop 30, Mackinaw Trolley 23, B.C. Pizza 21.  HTG/s: Fred’s Pub 469/1324; HIG/s: Lois Hamel 176/454. More...

Saints Hockey Prepares To Host State Tournament

The St. Ignace First National Bank/Mackinac Grille midget BB hockey team is getting ready to compete in the state finals Friday, March 10, through Sunday, March 12, to be hosted at home.  More...

DeTour Boys Defeat Mackinaw City on the Road

The DeTour boys basketball team prevailed 52-48 against the hosting Mackinaw City Comets Monday, February 20, in a non-conference game. Mackinaw City’s record is now 12-4 after DeTour held them off in the second half for the victory.  More...

Bulldogs Wrestler Tyler Spencer Heading for State Finals

Tyler Spencer is a junior wrestler for the Rudyard Bulldogs getting ready for another trip to The Palace of Auburn Hills this week for the Division 4 state individual finals Friday, March 3, and Saturday, March 4.  He placed third at the regiona More...

Harbor Light Tops Mackinaw City in Regular Season Finale

The regular season came to a close for the Mackinaw City girls basketball team Thursday, February 23, with a 52-35 loss on the road against Harbor Light Christian. More...

Central Lake Shuts Down Mackinaw City Girls 38-26

The Mackinaw City girls basketball team was bested on the road Monday, February 20, by Central Lake 38-26. The team’s record was 9-9 after the loss, but there were still lessons for the Comets to take away from the game.  More...

Engadine Eagles Top DeTour Raiders Feb. 17

The Engadine Eagles came away with a 58-22 win when they played the DeTour Raiders at home Friday, February 17. The Eagles went into the night with a 7-7 record.  The Eagles took off early, outpacing the Raiders 27-5 in the first quarter. More...

Eagles Take Thriller From Cedarville Trojans

Fans were looking forward to the rematch between the Engadine Eagles and the Cedarville Trojans Thursday night, February 23, after the Eagles had claimed a win from the Trojans on Monday night. More...

Mackinaw City Boys Earn First Conference Title Since 2008 With Wolverine Win

The Mackinaw City boys’ basketball team clinched at least a share of its first Northern Lakes Conference championship since 2008 Friday, February 24, when it shut down Wolverine 75-61. More...

Local Players Honored by Straits Area Conference for Girls Hoops

The Straits Area Conference (SAC) released its all-conference teams and players of the year awards. More...

St. Ignace Wins District Opener; Faces Newberry March 1

The St. Ignace Saints came into the opening game of the Class C State Tournament Rudyard district as clear favorites. The Saints, 18-2 on the season, were set to face the Manistique Emeralds, who came in winless, with a 0-20 record. More...


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