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 By Jason Juno    Sports    April 18, 2015 

Midgettes tally fourth shutout of week

HURLEY - Ashland did something Friday no one else has done against Hurley in this young season: Draw a walk. It didn't derail the Midgettes, who shut out the Oredockers 11-0 for the second time this...

 
 Sports    April 17, 2015

Hurley's golf season tees off

ASHLAND, Wis. - The golf season tees off Thursday with the 11-team Ashland Invitational. Jake Tenlen was low for Hurley with an 81. Noah Huotari fired a 98, and Elia Harma had a 103. Ethan Everson...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    April 16, 2015

Ofstad signs to play basketball at Upper Iowa

IRONWOOD - After watching Sam Ofstad play, Fox Valley Tech coach Craig Stevens tipped off Upper Iowa coach Carol Russell to the GCC Lady Samsons' star. "He told her to come watch me," Ofstad said. "I...

 
 Sports    April 15, 2015

Devils drop first game of season

IRONWOOD TOWNSHIP — Ironwood started off the soccer season with a 2-1 loss to perennial Northern Lights Conference power Three Lakes Tuesday. Ironwood coach Don Cvengros thought his Red Devils were in trouble going into the game. With spring...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    April 14, 2015

Midgettes start season with 11-0 win

ASHLAND, Wis. - Hurley didn't strike out. It didn't allow any walks. And its defense was solid. Not bad for its first game of the year. The Midgettes blanked Ashland 11-0 in five innings Monday at...

 
 By Associated Press    Sports    April 13, 2015

Spieth captures Masters victory for the ages

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Jordan Spieth tapped in his final putt to cap off a record performance and bent over in relief. He just as easily could have been taking a bow. This was a Masters for the ages. Not since Tiger Woods in 1997 has a 21-year-old faced so...

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    April 10, 2015

Mariani takes over golf operations at Gogebic Country Club

IRONWOOD – Gary Mariani was recently named the new Manager of Golf Operations at the Gogebic Country Club after golf pro Tyler Leskela resigned to pursue employment opportunities out of the area. “We thank Tyler for giving us 3 to 4 good years,...

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    April 8, 2015

Ryan Niemi takes over Devil football program

IRONWOOD - Football and being around the athletic fields at Luther L. Wright High School have been two constants in Ryan Niemi's life. Now he'll get the chance to combine the two as he was hired to...

 
 Sports    April 6, 2015

Duke, Wisconsin step into title game spotlight

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Duke languished in the shadows of Kentucky all season, the big blue juggernaut that nobody seemed to be talking about. It was a rarity for a program with such a championship pedigree, not to mention a record-setting coach and...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    April 4, 2015

DiGiorgio named to All-UP First Team, Berwald to Second Team

MARQUETTE — Ironwood senior Jake DiGiorgio was always more worried about how the team did than how many points he scored or rebounds he acquired. This season, the Devils usually won and DiGiorgio (6-5) was usually a big part of that. His hard...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    April 3, 2015

DiGiorgio, Zelinski earn Second Team All-U.P. spots

MARQUETTE — Frannie Zelinski became the latest Watersmeet Nimrod to be honored, while Emily DiGiorgio helped the Ironwood girls break a nine-year drought. Zelinski was named to the All-U.P. Class D Second Team, while DiGiorgio was a Class ABC...

 
 Sports    April 1, 2015

Ironwood wins first softball game of season

HAYWARD, Wis. — The Ironwood Red Devil softball team won its first game of the season Tuesday, defeating Hayward 17-8. “We’re happy to get started and get a win,” said first-year coach Tim Routheaux. “We only had nine players due to solo...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 28, 2015

Ironwood's Hudacek, Joki win again at Simpson indoor invite

SUPERIOR, Wis. - Ironwood's Jared Joki won the 800-meter run by an even narrower margin than the day before as Joki and Rachel Hudacek were the Red Devils' winners at the 37th annual Dennis Simpson In...

 
 Sports    March 27, 2015

Joki, Hudacek winners at Northland Pines indoor meet

EAGLE RIVER, Wis. - With snow falling back home Thursday, Ironwood, Wakefield-Marenisco and Watersmeet went inside to Northland Pines to start their track-and-field season. Class A Marquette...

 
 By Ron Trethewey    Sports    March 26, 2015

Seven athletes, '43 football team to be inducted into Ironwood Area Sports Hall of Fame

IRONWOOD - A longtime Ironwood high school ski coach whose tenure lasted five decades tops the 2015 induction class of several individuals and a team voted on by members of the Ironwood Area Sports...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 25, 2015

Hurley's Moore to play in all-star football game

HURLEY - With all the success the Hurley football program has had, it's hard to find many firsts. But senior Jordan Moore (5-10, 265) will be the first Midget to play in the Wisconsin Football Coache...

 
 Sports    March 24, 2015

Buerger wins national snowshoe championship

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. - Tim Buerger of Ironwood won the United States Snowshoe Association 5-kilometer junior men's national championship at Eau Claire, Wis., on Feb. 28. He finished with the same time as...

 
 Sports    March 21, 2015

Hurley starts track-and-field season

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — Hurley's Aiyana Nickel started the track-and-field season with a win in the 200-meter dash at Thursday's Tomahawk Indoor Invitational at UW-Eau Claire. She finished the race in 29.34 seconds. She also placed in the long jump...

 
 Sports    March 19, 2015

Tickets to UP Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet available

ESCANABA — Tickets are available for the 44th annual Upper Peninsula Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet. The banquet is May 9 at Island Resort and Casino in Harris, 15 miles west of Escanaba on U.S. 2-41. It is the fourth year at this location a...

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    March 18, 2015

Borseth brings UW-Green Bay dancing again

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Like many basketball fans, this is Bessemer native Kevin Borseth's favorite time of the year. That's because the NCAA Basketball Tournaments are getting underway. But Borseth doesn't...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 17, 2015

Devil of a defeat

MARQUETTE - Ironwood didn't have an answer for Iron Mountain's physical presence inside and the Red Devils' season ended in a 72-52 loss in Monday's Class C regional semifinal. The Moutaineers, 21-2 a...

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    March 16, 2015

Devils hope to climb past Mountaineers in today's regional semi

IRONWOOD — When the Ironwood Red Devils defeated Calumet last week in the MHSAA Class C District 96 title game, it was the first time Ironwood had won back-to-back district tournaments since 1993 and 1994. The last one came 21 years ago and Red...

 
 By Pat Krause    Sports    March 14, 2015

Trojans slow down Speedboys for district title

WAKEFIELD - Crystal Falls Forest Park has such big, strong, athletic teams that have played in so many pressure-packed football and basketball games, you must bring your A game when playing the Trojan...

 
 By Garett Greenwald    Sports    March 13, 2015

South Shore's run ends in state semi

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Megan Gustafson and the South Shore girls did all they could to dig themselves out of a first-half hole Thursday, but it just wasn't enough. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption opened up a...

 
 By Jason Juno    Sports    March 11, 2015

Slow start dooms lady Glads

KINGSFORD - Ontonagon showed it could compete with Crystal Falls Forest Park in the second half of Tuesday's MHSAA Class D regional semifinal. But it was too late by then. The Trojans jumped to a...

 

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