Newberry played Republic-Michigamme in a preliminary round of High School Bowl and was defeated by a score of 100-120. Thirty-eight schools from the Upper Peninsula and Northern Wisconsin field teams for WNMU-TV’s High School Bowl tournament, now celebrating 45 years on the air.unning from November through the championship game in April, the High School Bowl series airs on WNMU-TV Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Mondays at 3 p.m. It is also available on the Michigan Learning Channel Mondays at 1 p.m. and 8 p.m. Find more information on the 2023-2024 tournament at

Representing Newberry are, seated from left, Braedyn Butler, Evelyn Cox, team captain Emily Endsley and Joseph Vincent. Standing are alternates Ashlyn Palmer and coach Emma Gagnon. Players for Republic-Michigamme, seated from left, are players Samantha Bistersky, Sabrina Tanaka, team captain Keilee Gransinger and Ellie Martin. Standing are alternates Leif Griepentrog and Max Ranta with coach Mary Koski. High School Bowl host Jim Koski is standing at lower left.

Major production funding for High School Bowl is provided by the Donald & Audrey Anderson Foundation. Local support is provided by 13 Upper Peninsula credit unions, including the Tahquamenon Area Credit Union.

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