by Angie Asam–Staff Writer
Volleyball season started for the Onaway Cardinals and Rogers City Hurons varsity volleyball teams over the weekend and both teams had a good showing to start the season.
Onaway finished second at the Pellston Invitational falling to Cheboygan.… Read Full Story
SPORTSBEAT by Peter Jakey
It is a time to celebrate the return of football in Michigan.
In Rogers City, there will be a lot of happenings on Gilpin Memorial Field. There is a football doubleheader on the grounds of the sports complex.… Read Full Story
Rogers City was well represented at this year’s Division 4 high school all-star game at Central Michigan University last Wednesday. The three players from the county included Logan Fleming and Alexa Quaine from Rogers City and Morganne Badgero from Onaway. All three graduated from high school this year.… Read Full Story
Szymoniak led her team to the final four this season, the second time in three years the Lady Cards have made the final four.… Read Full Story
by Angie Asam–Staff Writer
The Presque Isle Panthers are hosting the sixth annual Presque Isle Girls’ Softball (PIGS) tournament this weekend beginning Friday (July 17) afternoon. This year the tournament will feature 24 teams in four age categories.
The 12 and under (12U) division will play at the Little League fields and will be the first to begin action Friday afternoon at 1:30 when the Panthers take on the Lady Crusaders.… Read Full Story
by Peter Jakey—Managing Editor
The Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association has named a pair of county ball players to its all-state teams.
Rogers City junior Casey Szatkowski has received recognition as a member of the Division 4 first team, while Posen junior Travis Sharpe is a second team all-state selection.… Read Full Story
Logan Fleming and Rebecca Bannasch are a pair of recent Rogers City High School graduates who have been recognized as being among the best in the state, regardless of school size.
Four-time, first-team, all-state third baseman Logan Fleming added a great line to her softball resume–top position player in Division 4 for Michigan.… Read Full Story
by Peter Jakey–Managing Editor
It will be Norway and Rogers City competing in a pair of regional semifinals games in Pellston in baseball and softball. Unlike Posen’s district games where the fields are in different parts of town, the Pellston fields are next to each other.… Read Full Story
… Read Full StoryContinuing rainfall and poor playing conditions, along with the safety of the athletes were reasons for the cancellation of Saturday’s baseball and softball district games. Steady rain continued to fall late in the morning. The weather conditions are expected to be very favorable for playing and viewing of the games Monday starting at noon.