June 7, 2007 RSS feed / Sports

No medals for county tracksters at State Meet

None of the three Roscommon County track athletes placed at the Division 3 State Finals June 2 in Comstock Park. Houghton Lake's Nicole Pruitt and Jacob Cooley did not make the top eight in the shotput and long jump, respectively. More...

RHS' Bradley to wrestle at Heidelberg College

Derek Bradley, a 2007 graduate of Roscommon High School, will continue his academic and athletic pursuits at Heidelberg College, a liberal arts college of approximately 1,500 students in Tiffin, OH. More...

Roscommon Little League teams top Houghton Lake

Both the Roscommon Gold and the Roscommon Blue Little League teams won in games over Houghton Lake squads last week. The Gold team defeated Houghton Lake #2 by a score of 15-2 and the Blue team won over the Houghton Lake squad 23-7. More...

Visiting golfer hits second hole-in-one at Pine View

Golf season is upon northern Michigan once again, which also brings about the excitement of the rare hole-in-one achievement. More...

North Shore ends final inning rally to post win

North Shore Lounge narrowly avoided a complete defensive meltdown in the final inning of their May 31 women's slo-pitch softball game against Mid Michigan, holding on to a 11-10 win. More...

Rain foils racing-again

If any race track needed a motto or chant this year it would be Merritt Speedway. Mother Nature did it again June 1st. Saturday was a beautiful day right up until 6 p.m. That is when the rains came fast, heavy, and steady. More...

Bobcat batters fall in Districts

The Houghton Lake High School varsity baseball team fell in Districts against Pinconning June 2, losing 4-2. The 'Cats got on the scoreboard first, in the top of the opening inning. More...

Bobcats honored for sportsmanship

Houghton Lake High School announced its winners of the sportsmanship award for the spring sports season. More...

Bobcats lose in District opener; earn softball 'respect back'

The Houghton Lake High School varsity softball team ended its season in the opening round of District play with a 11-1 loss to Pinconning June 2. Patsy Gardner pitched all six innings for the 'Cats, allowing 11 runs on six hits, striking out four. More...

Bobcats beaten by Braves in soccer Districts

Houghton Lake's varsity soccer squad allowed three firsthalf and five second-half goals in an 8-0 to District loss to Tawas May 31. The loss ended the 'Cats season in the second round of Districts. More...

Charity run for American Cancer Society on June 23

The first ever Lyon's Leap run/walk for charity event will take place June 23 at Lyon Township Park, located at 10635 N. Harrison Road, Roscommon, MI 48653. All proceeds for the event will be donated to the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. More...

AYSO soccer to register June 11

AYSO soccer will hold a "last chance sign-up" June 11 at Better Yards/Northwoods Restoration (M- 55 and Chippewa Trail). Youth age 4 to 18 by July 31 can play in the league this fall. More...

'Turtles' clash in wet weather

Though it poured steadily throughout their Monday night game, and most all other Houghton Lake Men's Slo-pitch Softball League games were cancelled, the Funky Turtle squads were not detered. More...

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