June 9, 2011 RSS feed / Sports

Bobcat sluggers end season at Districts, lose to Farwell

The Houghton Lake High School varsity baseball squad concluded its season following an 11-2 loss to Farwell June 4 at the District tournament in Clare.  “We ended the season on a sour note,” Houghton Lake coach Scott Bates said.  More...

Buck sluggers conclude season with loss to Cards

The Roscommon varsity baseball team finished their season with a 2-1 loss to Whittemore-Prescott during the Michigan High School Athletic Association District tournament June 3 at Whittemore Prescott.  “This was the best game of all year,& More...

Roberts claims Spring title in Merritt Raceway action

Sunny skies made for a dry start to the first full night of racing at Merritt Raceway during qualifying, but track workers did their magic and brought the track back around for the heat races and features for the first racing in the rain delayed seas More...

Bobcat jumper third in finals high-jump

Houghton Lake High School junior Tim Malcomson finished in third place in the high jump at the Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 3 State Track and Field meet June 4 in Comstock Park.  Heading into the finals Malcomson was seeded More...

Limberlost remains in first place in men’s softball league

After six weeks Limberlost Lounge remains atop the standings of the Upper Division of the Houghton Lake Men’s Slo-Pitch Softball league after demolishing Shenanigan’s II 22-2 Monday night.  In the Lower Division, there is a tie for f More...

Soccer ’Cats shutout against Elk Rapids

The Houghton Lake High School varsity soccer squad defeated Kalkaska 3-1 in their district quarterfinal on June 1 setting up a semifinal contest between the Bobcats and Elk Rapids in which the Elks shutout Houghton Lake 8-0 June 2.  More...

Womens softball league leaders unchanged

After week five the leaders of the Houghton Lake Women’s Slo-pitch Softball league divisions remained unchanged from last week.  Sergeant’s remained in control of the Upper League after a 10-2 victory over Pete’s Contracting. More...

Gojcaj District medalist, Bucks advance to Regionals

Roscommon High School sophomore Alex Gojcaj defeated Charlevoix’s Tom Rich in a playoff to become the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s Division 3 District 21 medalist after both golfers shot an 80 during the District tournament More...

Bobcat golfers advance to Regionals by one stroke

The Houghton Lake High School varsity golf squad advanced to the Regional tournament by out-pacing Boyne City by one stroke, 375-376, at the Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 3 District 21, June 2 at Lakeside Links, Scottville.  More...

Jaguars seek 3rd/4th graders

The Houghton Lake Jaguars Youth Football program is seeking third and fourth graders for the fall 2011 season.  Any student attending Houghton Lake Community Schools that will be in third or fourth grade next fall may register to participate as More...

Two Sportsmens Club shooters place in Ionia matches

Two members of the Houghton Lake Sportsmen’s Club placed in the Michigan State NRA Outdoor Pistol Championship in Ionia last weekend. More...

BOBCAT BASKETBALL BOOSTER

  Dr. Steve and Rosemary Thompson donated $300 to the Houghton Lake High School boys basketball program to help purchase equipment for a Bobcat basketball junior program. More...

Houghton Lake KART Speedway

Results as of June 3  4 Car Dash  Micro: Blake Chippewa, Phillip Peters III  Jr. Sport: Sam Bero, Trent Matthews  Jr. More...

Richter breaks RHS record at state meet

Roscommon High School junior pole vaulter Crystal Richter finished ninth in Division 3 of the Michigan High School Athletic Association State Track and Field meet June 4 in Comstock Park.   More...

CLEANING FOR A CAUSE

Houghton Lake High School sophomore Ricky Press washes a car Saturday at Independent Bank during a fundraiser for the Houghton Lake boys basketball program. More...

Summer gymnastic clinics scheduled

Youth ages five and older are welcome to participate in gymnastics clinics at the C.R.A.F. Center in Roscommon this summer.  Classes will be held June 23, 24, July 8, August 4, 5, 18 and 19. More...

Chip-ins highlight Ye Olde League

The first three weeks of play in the Monday Nite Ladies League at Ye Olde Country Club were marked by Donna Pflum’s chip-ins. The first and second week she chipped-in on hole #7 and the third week she chipped-in on #2.  More...

Forest Dunes raises over $1,000 for Ronald McDonald House

Forest Dunes Golf Club, Roscommon, teamed up with 9&10 News to raise $1,150 for the Ronald McDonald House of Western Michigan last week.  The funds were generated May 31 through the television station’s “Beat the Pro” serie More...

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