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On the court: Middle school, JV, and Varsity basketball news

By Dan Hardenbrook Perseverance paid off for the Engadine Boys Varsity Basketball team in a 63-28 win over the Mid Pen Wolverines. Senior Matthias Miller dominated early and ended up with 19 points, and all five Eagle starters had at least 8 points in the win. The...

Newberry Boys Beat Islanders and Eagles

By Dan Hardenbrook Chalk up two more big wins for the Newberry boys varsity basketball team. The Indians defeated the Cedarville DeTour Islanders last week, then came home for a rivalry showdown against the Engadine Eagles on Monday night. There they picked up their...

Grand Marais Polar Bears earn two wins

By Brice Burge Grand Marais scored their first two victories in over two years with a weekend sweep of Copper Country Christian School on Jan. 28-29. The Polar Bear basketball team defeated the Warriors 44-33 on Friday and sank a buzzer beater at home for a 32-30...

Newberry boys and Engadine girls get conference wins

By Dan Hardenbrook The Newberry Boys Basketball team continued it’s recent winning ways in an EUP Conference win over the Brimley Bays last Tuesday Night. Foreign exchange student Claudio Bistolfi had a breakout game, scoring 30 points to lead the Indians to their...

Youth hockey teams qualify for district tournaments

By Dan Hardenbrook For local hockey teams around the state, the regional round is the first step in the Michigan Amatuer Hockey Association’s state tournament process. Locally, a single win in the regionals qualifies a team from the District 8 Tournament where teams...

Area basketball roundup

By Dan Hardenbrook The 2022 portion of the local high school basketball season is here and all of the local teams have started off the new year. Here is a look at how the local teams fared in recent competition. Lady Eagles go 2-1 Engadine’s girl’s varsity has been...