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 By Jason Juno    Sports    February 27, 2018

Baldwin scores 2,000th point, leads Nimrods past Speedgirls

WATERSMEET - Watersmeet coach Brent Besonen was a bit worried the pressure of getting to 2,000 career points might get to Bethany Baldwin on the opening night of the tournament Monday. She put those...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    February 17, 2018

Cardinals take down Nimrods

WAKEFIELD - What a stretch of games for the Watersmeet Nimrods. They lost to No. 1 Dollar Bay Thursday night, fell to the third-place team in the conference, Wakefield-Marenisco, Friday night, 80-53,...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    February 6, 2018

Witt not the typical E-TC standout

EWEN - When Eli Nordine hit Jake Witt for an alley-oop in a summer league game in 2016, coach Brad Besonen quipped that it was the first in Ewen-Trout Creek history. Except he really wasn't joking....

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    January 25, 2018

Samsons win 3OT thriller over Bay College

IRONWOOD - Samsons' coach Dennis Mackey could feel the energy and enthusiasm while watching the women's game before his own team took the court Wednesday night. GCC had a new rival -- Bay College....

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    January 5, 2018

Wardynski set to make GCC history today

IRONWOOD --- As a freshman last year, Lori Wardynski was GCC's best player. Yet there were times, she admits, where she would frustrate her coach, where she didn't quite get the message he was trying... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 22, 2017

Red Devils survive defensive battle with Midgets

By JASON JUNO sports@yourdailyglobe.com IRONWOOD - Up by three points in the final seconds, Ironwood coach Pete Lewinski didn't even think about fouling to prevent a 3-point shot attempt by Hurley....

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 20, 2017

Devils beat Midgettes in defensive battle

IRONWOOD - Ironwood coach Kari Jacquart told her team to expect a low-scoring defensive battle with rival Hurley and that's exactly what happened. The Red Devils defeated Hurley 42-30 Tuesday night...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 9, 2017

50-point second half lifts Red Devils past Butternut

IRONWOOD - After scoring just 23 points in the first half, reaching a five-year high on the scoreboard by game's end was about the last thing Ironwood expected Friday night. But a 50-point second...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 5, 2017

Midgets' comeback runs out of time

PORT WING, Wis. - South Shore looked every bit the part of conference favorite in the first half, building a 37-18 lead on Hurley, which looked every bit the part of a team working in new - but... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 21, 2017

Unstoppable: Midgets score 76, rush for 647

TURTLE LAKE, Wis. --- While the score may have looked like it, Hurley didn't play a basketball game Friday night. Their football season shows no signs of ending anytime soon. Taking their offense to... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 14, 2017

Midgets clinch 20th straight playoff appearance with win over Gremlins

HURLEY - Sure Hurley probably could have made the playoffs regardless of Friday night's result. But from the opening play of the game, when the Midgets' Isaac DeCarlo ran down and knocked the ball loo...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    August 26, 2017

Midgets score 22 unanswered to beat Miners

HURLEY - For nearly all of the first half, the Hurley-Gogebic game was more than living up to the hype Friday night. The new-look Midgets looked solid, and the Miners, in their first game since... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    April 1, 2017

E-TC's Witt named to D First Team; Borseth, Berglund, Samardich Second Team selections

MARQUETTE - Four area players were named to the All-U.P. team at Wednesday's 67th annual boys basketball meeting of the Upper Peninsula Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association. Ewen-Trout Creek's... Full story

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 9, 2017

Speedboys break through Crystal Falls mystique for district semifinal win

REPUBLIC - Everyone had seen this before. Sure, Bessemer was up 11 at halftime, but here was dreaded Crystal Falls Forest Park - even with a sub-.500 9-11 record -with the lead in the fourth quarter,...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    January 21, 2017

Midgets can't sustain hot-shooting 1st half, Cook boils Hurley for 52

HURLEY - Hurley scored at Washburn's pace for a half, but they couldn't maintain it for the entire game. And they couldn't stop Trevor Cook. Not that anyone else has been able to either. Cook led the...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    January 14, 2017

Speedgirls stick with No. 1 ranked Vikings for 3 quarters

BESSEMER - Bessemer stayed with the Upper Peninsula's top-ranked Class D girls team, Baraga, for three quarters, but the Vikings pulled away for a 42-24 Copper Mountain Conference victory Friday...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 8, 2016

Midgets outlast Miners

BESSEMER - Hurley's potent rushing attack was too much for a shorthanded Gogebic Miners squad as the Midgets won the non-conference meeting 42-6 Friday night. The Midgets rushed 55 times for 455...

 

Midgets survive L'Anse upset bid, qualify for playoffs

L'ANSE - Hurley defensive tackle Mitchell Hissa felt a lot better in the second half when he switched from drinking water that didn't agree with him to Gatorade. Everybody on the Hurley sideline felt...

 

Niemi wins, Anderson 4th at Drummond invite

CABLE, Wis. — In as close to a WIAA Division 3 sectional preview as Hurley will get, Tori Anderson finished fourth Thursday at Telemark Golf Course. Ironwood's Nick Niemi found out he would have a...

 

Midgets drop OT thriller to Calumet

HURLEY - Why'd they wait so long? In the Midgets' first year in the West-PAC, they went toe-to-toe with defending champion and perennial power Calumet, dropping an absolute thriller 26-20 in overtime...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 3, 2016

Midgets upend Wykons

HURLEY — Hurley not only excelled in its first major West-PAC test, it kept conference power West Iron County out of the end zone. Hurley upended the Wykons with an exciting 22-3 victory Friday...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    August 26, 2016

Ironwood's Niemi sticks with lead pack, finishes 3rd at Ashland Invite

ASHLAND, Wis. - Ironwood sophomore Nick Niemi's goal for this season is to win the Division 2 U.P. Finals in October. If Thursday is any indication, that's a realistic goal. The top two runners,...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    June 10, 2016

Gagnon named MVP in Northern Michigan's comeback effort

IRONWOOD - Adam Vandenberghe and Northern Wisconsin put on a show in the first half. Northern Michigan weathered the storm and came back for a 105-104 win in a thrilling Kiwanis Classic Border Bash Th...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    June 10, 2016

Wardynski MVP in N. Michigan girls win

IRONWOOD - Just five days after helping the Ontonagon Gladiators to a U.P. track-and-field title, Lori Wardynski added another trophy to her collection Thursday. Wardynski was named the MVP of the...

 
 By Jason Juno    News    June 4, 2016

Thompson wins shot-put, competes in discus today

La CROSSE, Wis. - Nobody was seeded within three feet of Mercer's Sydney Thompson going into Friday's WIAA Division 3 state track-and-field meet. That didn't matter when Ozaukee's Emma Richards...

 

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