March 19, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

RHS gets to finals with win over Elks

Roscommon advanced to the District boys basketball final against Cheboygan with a 65-48 win over Elk Rapids March 11 in Elk Rapids. More...

ALL-CONFERENCE SELECTIONS

Jack Pine Conference Coaches chose these Roscommon High School basketball players as all-conference selections. Stephanie Mitchell (center), who was also the JPC's leading scorer, was named to the First Team. More...

March Booster winners drawn

The March winners of the Houghton Lake Bobcat Boosters' 200 Club were recently drawn. Winners were Sherry Hooton, Chris Sura and Kevin Hans, $25 each; and Pat Bigford, $125. More...

Mens fastpitch league to meet

The St. Helen Men's Fastpitch League will hold a meeting March 22 at 4:30 p.m. at The Firehouse, St. Helen. The league is looking for teams and players and anyone interested is asked to come to the meeting. More...

NINE FOR NINE

All nine Houghton Lake Youth Wrestlers competing in a tournament in Kalkaska last Saturday brought home medals. More...

BOOSTING ATHLETES

Houghton Lake athletes will benefit from two recent donations by the Houghton Lake Wal-Mart. The Houghton Lake Bobcat Boosters received $1,000 while the high school baseball and softball programs each received $500. More...

Bowling Highlights

Early Risers 3/11 Tuesday Night Women's 3/10 Thursday Senior Citizens 3/12 Tea Time League 3/10 Monday Night Men's 3/9 More...

Christian softball league holding organizational meeting

The Roscommon County Christian Softball League will hold its organizational meeting March 24 at 7 p.m. at Markey Community Baptist Church. Any church in the Roscommon County area wishing to field a team in the co-ed league should attend. More...

Buck grapplers find tough going at Individual State

The five Roscommon High School wrestlers who competed in the Individual State Wrestling Tournament at the Palace of Auburn Hills last week did not win medals in their respective weight classes, but brought home competition experience against some o More...

Chiefs end season for Bucks, 61-58

Roscommon's bid for its first District boys basketball title since 1990 ended at the hands of the Cheboygan Chiefs March 13 in Cheboygan, 61-58. More...

TOP SHOOTERS

Houghton Lake 4-H cagers got a chance to test their free throw skills during a contest March 14 at the Houghton Lake Middle School during the program's final weekend. More...

DNR seeks input on pike, muskellunge plans

The Department of Natural Resources is seeking input on new draft management strategies for pike and muskellunge in Michigan. More...

Softball league meeting March 25

The Houghton Lake Men's Slopitch Softball League will hold an organizational meeting March 25 at Coyles Restaurant, Houghton Lake. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. and team representatives should attend. More...

XCHQ team three-peats in Michigan Cup

Cross Country Ski Headquarters, Higgins Lake, won the Michigan Cup for the third year in a row- its fourth win since 2004. More...

'STARRING' ROLES

The Our Lady of the Lake Stars' volleyball season is underway with the squad of sixth, seventh and eighth graders taking on area competition. On March 12, the Stars lost to Gladwin Sacred Heart in three straight games, 21-16, 21-11 and 21-11. More...

POM CHAMPION

Former Houghton Lake resident Riley Sutika, who now lives in Appleton, WI, recently competed in a national high school dance competition in Orlando, FL. More...

Women's softball league to hold meeting March 26

The Houghton Lake Women's Softball League will hold a meeting March 26 at 7 p.m. at Back Door Saloon. More...

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