April 26, 2007 RSS feed / Sports

JV 'Cats trying to find offense

The first four outings for the Houghton Lake High School junior varsity softball squad have been tough. Coach Amber Sergeant's Bobcats have been outscored 59-16 in four losses. More...

Bobcats win JPC track outing, take second in four team meet

Nine first places equaled a 86- 70 Jack Pine Conference track win for Houghton Lake over Meridian April 18. The Bobcats won four of five field events as well as the 110m hurdles, 800m run and 400m relays, 300m hurdles and the 3200m run. More...

McBain, Kalkaska down 'Cats in early softball action

Houghton Lake High School's varsity softball team is winless after its first four games of the season. In the Bobcats' home opener against McBain April 20, the girls lost, 6-4. More...

Buck batmen open season with wins at Charlevoix

The Roscommon Bucks started their season on the right foot April 19 with a pair of wins against Charlevoix. The Bucks won the first game, 8-7, and took the second, 6-2. More...

Gerdes gunning for second title in last youth tourney

Ethan Gerdes, an eighth grader at Houghton Lake Middle School has been wrestling competitively a long time. Since the age of four, in fact, and his last season as a youth wrestler is turning out pretty well. More...

Boater's safety class May 20

Spicer's Boat City and the Roscommon County Sheriff's Department will sponsor a boater's safety course May 20 at Spicer's. The free class is required for children between the ages of 12 and 16. More...

BOWLING HIGHLIGHTS

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Quest searching for golfers

The Quest Golf Course is looking for people to join the existing ladies' and men's leagues. Times are available for new morning and afternoon leagues. Call Terry Duncan, director of golf, at (866) 422-4516. More...

Bobcat baseball showing improvement after rocky start

The Houghton Lake varsity baseball team posted four losses to start their season last week, at Kalkaska and home against McBain, but showed steady improvement in a number of areas of their game according to Coach Scott Bates. More...

Barber wins four events as Bucks down Beavers

The Roscommon girls track team swept four events and picked up six first places in a 75-59 Jack Pine Conference home win over Beaverton April 19. The Bucks also faced Clare and were not as successful as the Pioneers downed the Bucks, 125-38. More...

Forreider's personal best earns medal

The Roscommon High School golf squad competed at the Alpena Invitational April 20 at the Alpena Country Club. With only three golfers able to play due to a state choir competition, the Bucks did not post a team score. More...

'Cat bested by Mustangs, finish third at home meet

Despite five first place finishes, the Houghton Lake High School girls track team fell to Meridian 99-49 at a home meet April 18. More...

Bucks beat Beavers, downed by Pioneers in boys track

Roscommon picked up a Jack Pine Conference win on its home track April 19 but also suffered a loss in the double dual event. The Bucks topped Beaverton 91-70, led by nine first place finishes. More...

Buck kickers unload on Panthers

Burt Lake NMC outlasts Rosco

Three Bucks had two goals apiece as the Roscommon High School varsity soccer squad topped visiting Standish-Sterling Central April 19, 7-0. More...

More than 125 students shooting in 'virtual' archery tournament

The Department of Natural Resources is conducting Michigan's first State Virtual Archery Tournament for students enrolled at schools participating in the National Archery in the Schools Program. More...

Middle schools to compete in Resorter Invite

Track athletes from eight middle schools will compete Friday in the 17th Annual Houghton Lake Resorter Invitational at Bobcat Field. More...

Monday night golf league holding meeting April 30

The White Deer Country Club Monday Night Ladies Golf League will hold its spring meeting April 30 The meeting will start at 7 p.m. in the clubhouse. Current and potential members as well as substitutes should attend. More...

First wins come in OT contests for Bobcats

After dropping their first two contests of the season, the Houghton Lake varsity soccer squad responded with back-toback overtime wins. On April 18, the Bobcats fell to Cheboygan 4-0. More...

Buck softball squad splits season opener at Charlevoix

The Roscommon High School varsity softball squad rebounded from an opening game loss to beat Charlevoix in second game April 19 at Charlevoix. More...

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