October 1, 2009 RSS feed / Sports

Cats earn first Jack Pine volleyball win

Houghton Lake won its first Jack Pine Conference victory of the season Tuesday night by taking three of five games against Clare. More...

Quest edges Fox

The Quest Golf Club of Houghton Lake defeated Fox Run Country Club 18.5 to 16.5 in their annual "Ryder Cup" like matches, held at Fox Run this year Sept. 16 and 17. More...

"Biggest Loser" contestants will run Mackinac Bridge race Oct. 10

The Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA) and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) recently announced a Fall Colors Bridge Race for Oct. 10. More...

Seating assigned to HLMS students

Houghton Lake Middle School students will have to sit in the auxiliary bleachers located in the northwest section of Bobcat Field during varsity football games, school administrators have stated. More...

Mustangs rout Bucks

A week after picking up their first win since the 2007 season, the Roscommon Bucks ran into one of the Jack Pine Conference's top squads and fell 49-7 to Meridian. The host Mustangs scored six times in the first half en route to the 42-point win. More...

Lack of ball control helps Clare win

The Clare Pioneers used superior ball control to dribble their way to a 2-1 double overtime victory over the Houghton Lake Bobcat soccer squad Monday afternoon on Bobcat Field. More...

Skeels chalks up two soccer wins

With their season opener's victory under their belts the Skeels Christian School soccer team traveled to Carson City where they chalked up a sudden death overtime victory Friday. More...

FIRST BUCK

Mary Rieger, 14, of Prudenville bagged her first buck during the youth whitetail deer hunt Saturday in Denton Township. More...

Gladwin nails Bobcats in three Jack Pine volleyball games

The lack of a "killer instinct" on the volleyball court Sept. 23 cost the Hought on Lake Bobcats their match with Gladwin, 25-3, 25-20 and 25-9. "Gladwin was the better team tonight," Coach Angie Dalak said. More...

Pool Standings

Men's Senior Pool League as of 9/28/09 More...

FIRST BUCK

Skylar Davis of Merritt shot his first buck during the youth deer hunt Sept. 26 at 7:03 a.m., just as soon as it was light enough to see. He shot the 7-pointer from 100 yards while hunting in Blanchard. The buck has a 17-inch spread. More...

Buck soccer remains on top of league after two wins

The Roscommon Bucks remain in the lead of the Northern Michigan Soccer League after chalking up victories over Grayling, 2-1 Tuesday, and Burt Lake Northern Michigan Christian 2-1 Monday. More...

Jaguar games on the road Saturday

The Houghton Lake Jaguars youth football squads will play at Roscommon and Harrison this weekend. More...

Bowling Highlights

Thursday Senior Citizens League - Fred's Bowling Alley High Sore/series: Robert Hundley, 205/545; Diana Nowacki, 187/524. More...

Cats look to make it two straight

two in a row against Roscommon the teams meet for the 63rd time Friday night at Bobcat Field. The cross-county rivalry dates back to 1947 and the two squads hold an even 31-31 record in headto head games. More...

Defense, special teams help Cats in homecoming win

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Houghton Lake's defense helped pave the way to another Bobcat varsity football win as they shut out Gladwin 21-0 at Bobcat Field Friday night. More...

Junior gridders post 35 first-half points in win

Houghton Lake's junior varsity football team chalked up another Jack Pine Conference win as they knocked off Gladwin Thursday night, 35-21. The visiting Bobcats held a 35-0 lead at the half as they scored five times in the opening half. More...

QUICK HUNT

Nicole Barnes, 15, of Higgins Lake poses with her father Kim and her first buck, which she shot Saturday in Gerrish Township during the youth whitetail deer hunt. More...

SECOND YOUTH BUCK

Alicia Carpenter, 13, poses with a six-point buck she bagged during this year's youth whitetail deer hunt on Sept. 27 in Roscommon County. More...

JV Bucks beat Mustang netters

Roscommon's junior varsity volleyball team won a "hard fought" match at Meridian Sept. 23. The Bucks won 25-21 in the first game then lost 25-15 in the second. More...

BAGGED A BRUIN

Brendan Krienfeldt, 13, of Bay City, shot this bear while hunting with guide Keith Huff and his Walker hounds recently near Atlanta. Krienfeld used a .300 Winchester magnum to bag the bear. More...

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