October 5, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Number of 8-player Football Teams Increases in EUP

Eight-player football, instituted as a division by the Michigan High School Athletic Association in 2009, has become a popular sports program for small schools with declining enrollment, especially in the Upper Peninsula.  More...

Volley for a Cure Game Is October 12 in Rudyard

Rudyard High School will host its annual Volley for a Cure volleyball games Thursday, October 12, to raise money for the American Cancer Society. This year’s game will pit the hosting Bulldogs against the visiting Cedarville Trojans. More...

Saints Girls Place First Among Division 2 Teams

The St. Ignace Saints finished first among all Division 2 schools and fourth overall at the Munising Invitational track meet Tuesday, September 26.  Engadine, Pickford, Rudyard, Sault Ste. More...

Cedarville Trojans Remain Undefeated 6-0

The Cedarville Trojans punched their ticket to the football playoffs with a convincing 65-12 win over Charlton Heston Academy Friday, September 29, in Grayling. On paper, this game looked like a lopsided matchup in favor of the Trojans. More...

Trojans JV Team Wins Over Eagles, Improves Record to 5-0

The Cedarville Trojans junior varsity volleyball squad traveled to Engadine Tuesday, September 26, and defeated the Eagles three sets to none, running their record to 5-1 on the season, including 5- 0 in conference. More...

Mackinaw City Downs Wolverine in Three Sets

The Mackinaw City volleyball team picked up its sixth Northern Lakes Conference win of the season when it bested Wolverine at home Tuesday, September 26. The Comets (7-2, 6-1) won the match in three sets with scores of 25-12, 25-8, and 25-13. More...

Mackinaw City Comets Best Vanderbilt in Three Matches

The Mackinaw City volleyball team picked up its second victory of the week Thursday evening, September 28, with a road victory against Northern Lakes Conference opponent Vanderbilt. More...

St. Ignace Saints Fall to Chiefs on Volleyball Court

The St. Ignace Saints won one set, and nearly one another, but eventually came up short and fell to the Cheboygan Chiefs at home Tuesday, September 26. They lost in four sets: 25-22, 15-25, 17-25, and 27-29. More...

Rudyard Bulldogs Nip Engadine Eagles in Eight-man Football Action

In a September 30 matchup worthy of two eight-man teams with 4-1 records, the Rudyard Bulldogs used an 8-0 halftime lead and three second-half touchdowns to overcome an Engadine scoring spree to prevail 30-20 and pick up their fifth win.  Both t More...

Cedarville Trojans Lose in Four Sets to Brimley

The Cedarville Trojans lost in four sets to the Brimley Bays 28, 23-25, 20-25, 25-18, 16-25 on Thursday, September 28.  Lily Freel led the Lady Trojans with 13 digs and 15 assists and tied for the team lead with two aces. More...

Saints Bested 35-22 by Snowbirds After Wild Fourth Quarter at Homecoming

St. Ignace’s homecoming football game against Gaylord St. More...

St. Ignace Girls Place 2nd, Brimley Boys 3rd in Mackinaw City Invitational

The St. Ignace Saints girls placed second, and the Brimley boys placed fourth at the Mackinaw City Cross Country Invitational Thursday, September 28. More...

Coach Ingalls Honored As a ‘Michigan Treasure’

Dorene Ingalls, St. Ignace girls’ varsity basketball coach, was honored as a “Michigan Treasure” during the 2017 Michigan Sports Hall of Fame Induction ceremony September 15. Mrs. More...

Rudyard Bulldogs Take 2nd at Volleyball Tourney

Rudyard’s volleyball team took second overall at the Onaway Tournament Saturday, September 30. More...

Lady Eagles Win Intense Contest With Raiders

Engadine lost the first set, but lived up to its billing as one of the best Upper Peninsula volleyball teams with a 21-25, 25-20, 25-23, and 25-23 win September 21 over the rebuilding DeTour Raiders.  The teams battled intensely throughout the c More...

Saints JV Finishes Second at St. Ignace Volleyball Invitational

The St. Ignace Saints junior varsity volleyball team hosted the B.C. Pizza Invitational Saturday, September 30, when the Saints were 8-0 in pool play and 10-2 overall. They advanced to the finals, before eventually losing to Sault Ste. Marie.  More...

Pickford Panthers Remain Undefeated After Topping Brimley Bays

Six wins down, three games to go for Pickford’s football team.  The Panthers remained undefeated on Friday, September 29, with a 70- 20 topping of the Brimley Bays.  Pickford has outscored its first six opponents 347-66.  The Pan More...

Engadine Boys Defeat Bellaire

Engadine used a trick onside opening kick, ran into turnover and penalty problems, fell behind, and then rallied from a 16-0 deficit to defeat Bellaire 23-16 September 22 to improve its record to 4-1 through week 5 of the high school football season. More...

Engadine Takes Newberry Indians in 3 Sets

Engadine avenged an earlier volleyball loss to Newberry on Thursday night, September 28, coming from behind in the first set before beating the Indians 25-16, 25-6, and 25-19.  About a week earlier, Newberry had beaten the Eagles in both pool-pl More...

Lady Eagles Stun St. Ignace in Three Matches

Engadine’s Lady Eagles volleyball team stunned the host Lady Saints of St. Ignace with a three-set win of a tense matchup on September 19.  A few years ago, the Saints ended the Eagles’ long run as district champions. More...

Cedarville Girls Fall Short Against Engadine

The favored Lady Eagles of Engadine trailed only for a while in the third set of a volleyball match they won Tuesday night, September 26, from Cedarville’s Lady Trojans, who weren’t at full strength owing to injuries.  More...


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