February 23, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Pool Standings

Houghton Lake Women’s Pool League Feb. 20 Backdoor 12/53 Old Town 4/41 Anchor Inn #1 11/37 Anchor Inn #2 10/35 Eddie’s 3/32 Houghton Lake Men’s Pool League Feb. 21 More...

Bucks blast Hornets by 18

Roscommon had three players in double digits as they beat Harrison 69- 51 in boys varsity basketball action Tuesday night.  The Bucks improved to 8-4 in Jack Pine Conference play with the win while Harrison remained winless (0-12) with two leagu More...

Christian softball league plans March 14 meeting

The Roscommon County Chris­tian Softball League will hold its an­nual spring organizational meeting on March 14 at Beacon Assembly of God, Roscommon (formerly Soul’s Harbor Worship Center).  The meeting will begin at 7 p.m.  More...

Bowling Highlights

Tea Time League Feb. 14 Sunshiners 96.5 Just 4 Fun 96 Brotebeck Builders 92 Zone 18 88 Hot Flash Honeys 83.5 Young at Heart 76 Sassy Strikers 75 Nutty Four 35 More...

Men’s tournament planned at Goodyear Lanes

For all sanctioned men bowlers, Houghton Lake USBC Men’s Bowling Association will be having a City Tour­nament at Goodyear Lanes at Houghton Lake.  The tournament will be held today (Thursday, Feb. 23) at 6:45 p.m., Feb. 25 at 2 p.m. More...

Buck wrestlers set record with nine qualifying for State

Nine members of the Roscom­mon varsity wrestling team – the most in school history – earned the right to wrestle for the State Indi­vidual Championship in their re­spective weight classes by placing in the top four at the Regional Individ More...

Bobcat wrestler Johnson returning to State tourney

Houghton Lake sophomore wres­tler David Johnson earned a berth in the State Individual Wrestling Tour­nament with a fourth place finish at 119 pounds during the Individual Regional Tournament at Rogers City Feb. 18.  More...

Bucks run into ‘buzzsaw’

For the second time in a week, Me­ridian knocked off Roscommon’s varsity boys basketball squad.  The Mustangs, who are one win away from at least a share of the Jack Pine Conference title, downed the Bucks 64- 38 Friday night at Roscommon. More...

Buck boys have season-high performance

Four of the five bowlers on the Roscommon boys team bowled their personal best games during the Jack Pine Conference Singles Tournament at Meadow Lanes in Gladwin Feb. 18.  More...

Bobcats have ‘great experience’ at Palace despite 58-49 loss

Playing on the home court of the De­troit Pistons, the Houghton Lake Bob­cats were not able to come away with a win last week over Tawas.  The Bobcats, playing a Wednesday afternoon contest Feb. 15, fell to the Braves, 58-49.  More...

Frye Colie to take on top competition at Birkebeiner

Mariah Frye Colie’s cross coun­try ski racing career has progressed quickly, and after a span of just six years racing as an adult, she has reached the top level of the sport. More...

Youth football, cheerleading sign-ups planned

Youth interested in Houghton Lake Youth Football and Cheerleading for the fall 2017 season can sign-up for the pro­gram Feb. 27 at the Houghton Lake Pub­lic Library. A second sign-up is planned the next day, Feb. More...

Five youth wrestlers earn State berths

Five wrestlers representing Hough­ton Lake Youth Wrestling will travel to the NEMWA State Final in Petoskey this Saturday.  The wrestlers qualified at Regionals held Feb. 18 at Ogemaw Heights. More...

Pool Standings

Houghton Lake Senior Pool League Feb. More...

Bobcats win Round 3 to take District cheer title

The Houghton Lake Bobcats won a District cheerleading title Feb. 17 at East Jordan, advancing to Regional competi­tion this weekend near Grand Rapids. More...

Bucks turn tables on Bobcats in eight-point JPC victory

Roscommon avenged a loss earlier in the week to Houghton Lake with a 38-30 victory over the Bobcats Friday night.  “It was a great evening for the Lady Bucks!” said Roscommon varsity girls basketball Coach Scott Mires, of his team&rs More...

Bobcats’ fourth-quarter play leads to Palace win

Houghton Lake picked up a big win on a big stage Sunday when the Bob­cats topped Grayling 43-38 on the home court of the Detroit Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills. More...

Bobcats bowl over averages

Members of the Houghton Lake boys and girls bowling teams both bowled above their season averages in the Jack Pine Conference Singles Tournament, held at Meadow Lanes in Gladwin Feb. More...

Buck eighth graders take title

Roscommon’s eighth grade basket­ball team won the Jack Pine Conference Middle School basketball championship Saturday at Clare High School.  The Bucks beat Beaverton in the championship game, 44-38, after Bea­verton beat Meridian to advanc More...

Click here for digital edition
2017-02-23 digital edition

Poll

Would you be in support or opposition to the proposed relocation of the Roscommon County Department of Health and Human Services office from Roscommon to Houghton Lake?