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 By Alissa Pietila    News    March 24, 2015

No decision made for Gogebic Miners football coaches

BESSEMER — The A.D. Johnston library was filled for Monday night’s school board meeting, with the hopes of a new Gogebic Miners (Bessemer-Wakefield-Marenisco) football coach being announced. A committee was put in place to hire a new football... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    February 13, 2015

Midgettes stop Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Hurley put the finishing touch on its resume going into Saturday's seeding meeting with a 54-32 Indianhead Conference victory at Bessemer Thursday night. The Midgettes took advantage of Bes... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    January 21, 2015

Speedgirls survive Nimrods

BESSEMER - Bessemer held off Watersmeet's furious rally to beat the Nimrods for the first time since 2012 41-40 Tuesday night. The Nimrods defeated Bessemer in the last six meetings with the... Full story

 Sports    January 7, 2015

Midgettes zap Speedgirls 53-24

HURLEY — The Hurley girls basketball team came back from Christmas break in a big way, defeating Bessemer 53-24 on Tuesday night in Hurley. The Midgettes started off with strong defense, outscoring Bessemer 13-0 in the first quarter and allowed... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 6, 2014

Cardinals stop Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Pressure defense led to turnovers and turnovers turned into points for Wakefield-Marenisco as it cruised to a 52-39 win in an Indianhead and Porcupine Mountain Conference battle in the... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    November 7, 2014

Trojans take district title with win over Speedgirls

BESSEMER - The Crystal Falls Forest Park volleyball team captured the MHSAA Class D District 127 title, downing Bessemer 25-9, 25-11 and 25-11 at the House of Noise on Thursday night. The Lady... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    November 6, 2014

Speedgirls advance to face Trojans in district final

BESSEMER - Bessemer advanced into the final round of the MHSAA Class D District 127 volleyball tournament by sweeping Watersmeet 25-18, 25-20 and 24-21 in the House of Noise on Wednesday night. The... Full story

 Sports    October 29, 2014

Devils win home triangular

IRONWOOD - Ironwood won both of its matches in a Tuesday triangular with Wakefield-Marenisco and Bessemer. The Devils beat Bessemer 25-9, 25-11 and edged W-M 25-23, 26-24, 15-9. W-M defeated the Speed... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 12, 2014

Devils dominate Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Although Bessemer continued to show improvement, the young and inexperienced Speedgirls were no match for the seasoned and talented Ironwood team. The Red Devils showed they will be the rig... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 5, 2014

Panthers drop Speedgirls

BESSEMER - Ewen-Trout Creek picked up a road Porcupine Mountain Conference victory over a young Bessemer team Thursday, 3-1. The Panthers won 25-15, 25-22, 19-25, 25-21. "It was a lot of passion by... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 28, 2014

Ontonagon's Turin named All-UP

MARQUETTE — Like her sister, Ontonagon senior Brooke Turin can now be called an All-U.P. girls basketball player. Turin was named to the Class D First Team in voting at the 39th annual Upper Peninsula Sportswriters and Sportscaster Association... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    February 8, 2014

Speedgirls beat Panthers for 4th straight win

BESSEMER - What's with all these winning (and losing) streaks the Bessemer Speedgirls have been on this season? Bessemer started out with three wins, lost five in a row and now have won four straight... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    December 14, 2013

Devils surprise Speedgirls in OT

IRONWOOD - It was a game that seemed destined for overtime after it was tied after one quarter, a one-point game at the half, tied at the end of three quarters and tied through much of the fourth... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    December 11, 2013

Speedgirls shock Midgettes

BESSEMER - The Hurley Midgettes aren't used to losing Indianhead Conference games. Bessemer was tired of losing to them. The Speedgirls pulled away in the second half for a 75-58 Indianhead Conference... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    October 25, 2013

Speedgirls edge Devils in rivalry match

IRONWOOD — The two volleyball matches between Bessemer and Ironwood were so similar, it was almost like rewinding a movie and watching it over again. Bessemer wins the first two games and Ironwood... Full story

 Sports    October 22, 2013

Speedgirls sweep Panthers on Senior Night

BESSEMER — The Bessemer Speedgirls swept Ewen-Trout Creek 25-18, 25-8, 25-10 in Monday’s Porcupine Mountain Conference match on Senior Night at the House of Noise. “The seven seniors played a... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    October 11, 2013

Cardinals drop Speedgirls

BESSEMER — Playing with focused enthusiasm, the Wakefield-Marenisco volleyball team stunned Bessemer 25-22, 25-21 and 25-10 in a matchup of rivals in the House of Noise. Cardinal senior Miranda... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 27, 2013

Speedgirls win three close sets over Midgettes

BESSEMER — Bessemer did not bring its A game to the House of Noise on Thursday night, but the Speedgirls played solid volleyball and swept Hurley 25-22, 26-24 and 25-23 in Indianhead Conference... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 20, 2013

Devils stop Speedgirls in 5 sets

IRONWOOD — There is an old saying that goes “nothing worthwhile in life comes easy.” The Ironwood girl’s volleyball team found out how true this can be as it took five nail-biting sets for... Full story

 Sports    September 18, 2013

Speedgirls recover to beat Lady Nimrods

BESSEMER — Bessemer faltered in the first game, but the Speedgirls came back for a 3-1 Porcupine Mountain Conference win over Watersmeet Tuesday night. “We were very, very flat,” Bessemer... Full story

 By Jason Juno    Sports    September 13, 2013

Tigers rally past Speedgirls

MERCER, Wis. —Bessemer took the first game, but Mercer came back and showed why it will be very tough to beat in the Indianhead Conference East Division this season. The Tigers won 3-1, 19-25,... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    September 10, 2013

Speedgirls edge Cardinals in fifth set

WAKEFIELD — It’s not often that a good-sized crowd stands up at the end of a volleyball match and gives both teams a standing ovation. But that’s what happened at Cardinal Gym in Wakefield on Mo... Full story

 Sports    September 6, 2013

Hurley falls in a night of volleyball sweeps

HURLEY — Washburn swept Hurley 25-11, 25-12, 25-9 Thursday night in non-conference volleyball. Hurley’s Susan Walesewicz finished with two aces. She had nice serves and played well in the back ro... Full story

 By Pat Krause    Sports    May 29, 2013

Bessemer sweeps Porcupine Mountain Conference meet at Wakefield

WAKEFIELD — The Bessemer boys and girls track teams swept the Porcupine Mountain Conference meet in Wakefield on Tuesday afternoon. The Speedgirls built up point total leads in the hurdle events,... Full story