January 23, 2014 RSS feed / Sports

Kangas drops 29

Emeralds put first ‘X’ in the win column

MANISTIQUE – It took a 29 point effort by Tyler Kangas for the Manistique Emerald varsity basketball team to get their first victory of the season.  On fire early, the Manistique senior knocked down 10 of the Emeralds’ first 12. More...

SnoFest set for Feb. 22

MANISTIQUE – The Manistique Recreation Board has announced the schedule of events for the annual SnoFest. The full slate of family-oriented fun is set to take place on Feb. 22 at Central Park.  More...

Sports Briefs

Cross country team plans snowshoe race   MANISTIQUE – Following the success of the fall “Zombie Run”, the Manistique varsity cross-country team has organized a snowshoe race for March 1.  More...

Bears fall to undefeated Jets

COOKS – A 21-point second quarter by the Jets provided enough of an advantage to defeat the Big Bay de Noc Black Bears 68-55 in Cooks last Friday night.  More...

The ‘mite’iest players

The 2014 St. Ignace B.C. Pizza Mite Jamboree ended Saturday with the Manistique mites winning five games, one lose and one tie. They will travel to Munising this weekend for a tournament. More...

Miller places third

MARQUETTE – The U.P. Wrestling Championships were held on Jan. 18 at Marquette High School and, for the second year in a row, won by Gladstone. More...

Lady Emeralds come up short

MANISTIQUE – The Lady Emeralds basketball team dropped a pair of games on the road and at home in their last two outings.  In a battle that came down to the final quarter, Manistique came up short, losing to the Mustangs 53-44 in Munising, More...

Coming up in sports

MANISTIQUE EMERALDS Boys Varsity Basketball Fri., Jan. 24 vs. Negaunee at HOME, 7:30 p.m. Tues., Jan. 28 vs. Gwinn at Gwinn, 7:30 p.m. Girls Varsity Basketball Thurs., Jan. 23 vs. Norway at Norway, 7:30 p.m. More...

Gladstone outlaps the Emeralds

MANISTIQUE – The Emerald swim teams dropped both meets against Gladstone at home Jan. 15.  The Braves topped the Emerald boys 105 to 44. More...

Sports Briefs

Manistique will host ‘Sprite Night’ Friday   MANISTIQUE – On Jan. 24, during the home boys’ basketball games, Manistique High School will have “Sprite Night”.  More...