2013-01-31 / Sports

Sports Briefs

Manistique Snofest Frosty 5K Road Race

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Snofest Frosty 5K Road Race and Walk will be held on Feb. 23.

The 3.1 mile event will begin in the Little Bear West Arena parking lot on Maple Street at 10 a.m.

The entry fee is $15 if registered before Feb. 15. Forms can be downloaded from www.cityof manistique.org under the download heading. They may also be requested from the Manistique Recreation Director Bill Pohlman at manistiquerecreation@live.com or picked up in City Hall at 300 N. Maple St.

Late registration is $25 and can be completed on Saturday before the race starting at 9 a.m.

Weather impacts MAS sports scheduling

MANISTIQUE – The swim meet against Rudyard and Sault Ste. Marie scheduled on Jan. 23 in Manistique has been rescheduled for Jan. 31. Start time will remain at 5 p.m.

The boys’ basketball games against Gwinn at home on Jan. 29 have been rescheduled for Feb. 4. Start times remain the same with JV at 6 p.m. and varsity at 7:30 p.m., in the Richard Bonifas Gymnasium.

The date of the Michigan High School Athletic Association Team District Wrestling Tournament at Newberry has been changed from Feb. 7 to Feb. 6. The start time for that meet is 6 p.m. in Newberry.

45th Annual 1-500 Race this weekend

SAULT STE MARIE – The 45th Annual International I-500 Snowmobile Race will take place on Saturday in Sault Ste. Marie. Local racer, Eric Zellar of Germfask, will be riding for No. 407 Yovich Racing.

Further information and race updates and results can be found by visiting www.i-500.com.

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