October 16, 2008 RSS feed / Sports

POOL LEAGUE STANDINGS

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Bucks whip Vikes to open District play, G's up next

Roscommon opened District soccer play Monday with a convincing 7-0 win over Grayling. The Bucks (18-1 overall) must now face Gladwin on Wednesday in Oscoda. The Flying G's won their opening game 8-0 against Pinconning. More...

Blankenship wins 200th game

FORMER BOBCAT COACH

Former Houghton Lake High School football coach John Blankenship reached another coaching milestone Oct. 3 as he recorded his 200th win as a head coach. Blankenship's Frankenmuth Eagles beat Bridgeport 33-26. More...

Boosters to meet Sunday at school

After the Houghton Lake Bobcat Boosters' meeting scheduled for Oct. 13 had to be rescheduled, the group will meet Oct. 19. The monthly meeting will be held at the Houghton Lake High School library. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. More...

Jack Pine Standings

Friday's Results Clare 48, Farwell 0 Meridian 33, Houghton Lake 12 Gladwin 36, Roscommon 12 Harrison 42, Beaverton 14 More...

Crowe, Peterson earn JPC All Conference honors

Dan Crowe and Krista Peterson led the Roscommon Bucks cross country squads in Jack Pine Conference Jamborees held this past season. Crowe, who finished eighth in 19:29 at Harrison Oct. 8, was named to the JPC Second Team All Conference. More...

BOWLING HIGHLIGHTS

High game/series: Shelly Burns 244/604 Splits Nadene Clark 4-5-7, 3-10, Laurie Mar ra 3-10, Mary Dick 5-7, Joyce Kenny 4-5. More...

Sportsmen get info on Chronic Wasting Disease

Department of Natural Resources Biologist Mark Boersen gave a presentation on Chronic Wasting Disease at the Houghton Lake Sportsmen's Club October meeting. More...

Final games Saturday for Jags

Heading into the final games of the season, the Houghton Lake Jaguars won three of five contests last weekend. More...

RAISING FUNDS FOR OLL

(Left to right) Randy and Barb Stevenson and Ed and Angie Stern were among golfers participating in the Our Lady of the Lake Men's Club golf outing Oct. 18 at White Deer Country Club. More...

Bobcats advance in Districts

Houghton Lake won its District soccer opener Monday with a 4-3 defeat of host Oscoda. The Bobcats flew to an early 4-0 lead and then hung on for the victory. More...

Second half scores too much for 'Cats in 33-12 defeat

Houghton Lake bent in the first half Friday night against Meridian and was broken by the visiting Mustangs in the second half in a 33-12 Jack Pine Conference loss. More...

Bucks still searching for first win after falling to Gladwin

After a scoreless first quarter, Gladwin poured in 22 points in the second stanza en route to a 36-12 win over Roscommon Friday night. More...

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Gladwin ends Bucks' 46-match Jack Pine volleyball win streak

Roscommon's 46-match Jack Pine Conference winning streak ended Oct. 8 at Gladwin when the Flying G's beat the Bucks in backto back matches. Despite the loss, the Bucks remain atop the JPC at 10-1 while Gladwin is second at 8-2. More...

Early lead equals JV Bobcat victory

A strong opening half offensively led Houghton Lake to a 15- 6 Jack Pine Conference junior varsity win over Meridian Oct. 9. More...

Gladwin beats Bobcat netters

Houghton Lake had its hands full Oct. 8 in Gladwin as the Bobcats faced the top two Jack Pine Conference teams. The Bobcats fell to Roscommon (see "Gladwin ends Bucks'") and Gladwin. More...

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