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 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 3, 2014

Falcons turn tables on Midgets

ABBOTSFORD, Wis. - What a difference a year makes. After being dominated at Hurley in last year's WIAA Division 4 regional final, Abbotsford returned the favor Saturday with a 63-30 victory. The No. 2... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 1, 2014

Midgets march on with comeback victory

HURLEY - Friday night was all about comebacks. Hurley's Jared Wendt missed three free throws heading into halftime and later helped forced overtime at the line while ending up with the game of his lif... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    February 19, 2014

Speedboy stunner

BESSEMER — Everything — everything — was stacked against Bessemer Tuesday. The fourth-ranked Class ABC team in the U.P., Ironwood, opened up a 17-4 lead on the Speedboys, which had lost three of their last four, and now were dealing with an an... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    February 15, 2014

Midgets slow Speedboys

HURLEY - Hurley controlled the game and led from start to finish in defeating Bessemer 54-46 in a battle of second-place Indianhead Conference East Division teams at the Hurley K-12 School. Back on De... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    February 1, 2014

Castle Guards thwart Midgets

HURLEY - Hurley nearly came back to pull off another upset of Washburn, but the West Division leading Castle Guards were too tough in a 58-45 victory Friday. The Midgets shocked Washburn early in the... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 31, 2013

Red Devils roll over Midgets

HURLEY - Ironwood played well and Hurley did not. It was that simple and it led to Ironwood getting off to a good start early in the new year by downing Hurley 57-46 in an important Indianhead...

 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 10, 2013

Midgets rally for key OT win

HURLEY - The Hurley Midgets barely found their basketball shoes and they were playing one of their biggest games on the schedule Monday. After trailing almost the entire second half, Hurley forced... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    November 18, 2013


SCHOFIELD, Wis. - Hurley wrapped up another playoff run to remember. It would just like to forget the final 4 minutes, 43 seconds of the second quarter Saturday. Shiocton scored 22 points in that... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    November 9, 2013

Midgets advance to WIAA semifinals with comeback over Tigers

HURLEY — Webster made the big plays in the first half. Hurley played its kind of football in the second half. The Midgets battled back from a 19-8 halftime deficit to win 30-27 in Friday's WIAA... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    November 2, 2013

Bluejay blackout

HURLEY - Hurley's offense may be among the best defenses in Wisconsin. No. 2 Hurley (10-1) dominated time of possession and blanked No. 3 Athens (9-2) Friday in WIAA Division 6 Level 2 playoff action.... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 31, 2013

Athens at Hurley

HURLEY - Come playoff time, Hurley is used to seeing teams with different styles – those that pass a lot (Pittsville, last year) or run the option (Spring Valley, last week). But that's not Athens,... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 26, 2013

Midgets rush past Spring Valley

HURLEY — Hurley found the best way to stop Spring Valley's offense in the second half: Keep it off the field. And Mark Saari cemented his piece in Hurley history during a 10-minute, second-half... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 19, 2013

Midgets beat Gladiators, complete 8-1 regular season

HURLEY — Hurley finished the regular season at 8-1 with a 55-12 rout of Ontonagon in Great Western Conference play Friday night. The Midgets learn their playoff seed and matchup today with Level 1... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    October 12, 2013

Midgets breeze past W/B/SS, improve to 7-1

HURLEY — Hurley steamrolled past an outmanned Washburn/Bayfield/South Shore 49-6 Friday night at Veterans Memorial Field. Consider the first quarter. The Midgets had an opening kickoff return for a... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 28, 2013

Midgets control Miners

HURLEY — Hurley shut down Gogebic’s offense, including drives inside the Hurley 25 to start both halves, as the Midgets rolled for a 30-0 victory Friday night. Hurley completed its toughest part... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 14, 2013

Forest Park dominates Midgets

HURLEY — Last year, Crystal Falls Forest Park stole a win from Hurley. There were no thefts involved this year; the Trojans dominated the Midgets 31-14 in Friday night’s Great Western Conference... Full story

 Sports    September 12, 2013

Midgets face Forest Park rematch

The three Gogebic Range teams are home Friday night. Crystal Falls Forest Park comes to Hurley for a pivotal Great Western Conference match. Ironwood hopes to turn its fortune around with its home... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 9, 2013

Midget ground game drains Lakes

LAKE LINDEN — Hurley’s terrible stretch to end the first half was matched only by how well it responded in Saturday’s 30-20 victory over Lake Linden-Hubbell. It was tied 14-14 at halftime after... Full story

 Sports    September 5, 2013

Miners headed to Superior Dome; Midgets take on Lakes

One of the premier matchups of the early part of the high school football season takes place Saturday in Lake Linden when Hurley heads north for a Great Western Conference battle. The Gogebic Miners a... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    August 31, 2013

Midgets rout Devils for 8th straight Border Bowl win

HURLEY — The Border Bowl is becoming Hurley’s border bash. It was the Midgets’ eighth straight win over Ironwood in their annual early-season clash. This time Hurley overwhelmed the Red Devils... Full story

 By Cortney Ofstad    News    August 29, 2013


HURLEY — The annual Festivale Italiano is taking place Saturday in downtown Hurley. According to Dorrene O’Donnell, executive director of the Hurley Area Chamber of Commerce, the “fun-filled,... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    August 26, 2013

Midgets blank Boscobel in prep season opener

WAUSAU, Wis. — Two goal line stands in the first half by Hurley kept Boscobel from making things more interesting and off the scoreboard all together. The Midgets started the season with a 34-0... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    August 23, 2013

Midgets seek to continue playoff, Great Western Conference streaks

HURLEY — Hurley isn’t going to find much sympathy for all of the losses it suffered through graduation. And the Midgets probably won’t need it. The Midgets’ all-time leading rusher, Jarret... Full story


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