February 16, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Mustangs run away from Bucks, 68-41

Jack Pine Conference-leading Me­ridian flexed its offensive muscles in a 68-41 win over visiting Roscommon Tuesday night.  The Mustangs, 10-1 in the JPC, handed the Bucks, 7-3, just their third varsity boys basketball league loss of the season. More...

Bucks add another Team District trophy

Rosco wins 16th title in 17 years

Roscommon captured their third Team District title in a row and the 16th in the last 17 years on their home mat Feb. 8.  After defeating Houghton Lake, 78-6, the Bucks beat Lake City, 62-15, to take the title.  More...

Bobcats overcome deficit to win Cheer on the Lake

Earning a first place trophy at Cheer on the Lake by 0.66 points, the Hough­ton Lake Bobcats topped their Jack Pine rivals, the Farwell Eagles Feb. More...

Buck girls pull even in JPC with win at Beaverton Feb. 7

The Roscommon girls varsity basket­ball team evened their Jack Pine Confer­ence record at 5-5 after 10 league games with a win at Beaverton Feb. 7. The Bucks beat the Beavers 44-37.  More...

Bobcats seventh, Bucks eighth in JPC bowling final standings

Both the Houghton Lake boys and girls bowling teams finished seventh, and their Roscommon counterparts fin­ished eighth, in the Jack Pine Confer­ence bowling final standings after com­peting in the JPC Team Challenge at Beaverton Bowl in Beaverton Fe More...

Keipert, Smitz, Sayad all have career scoring nights in win

Roscommon ran its Jack Pine Con­ference record to 7-2 with a victory at Farwell Friday night.  Led by 28 points by senior Kaleb Keipert and 24 points by sophomore Dane Smitz, the visiting Bucks upended the Eagles, 87-48.  More...

Bobcat boys notch JPC road win at Harrison

Houghton Lake kept Harrison from breaking into the win column in the Jack Pine Conference Friday night with a 60- 52 road win.  “Anytime you are able to get three consecutive wins on the road, it is a good feeling. More...

Pioneers power past Bobcats

Houghton Lake was unable to over­come a 10-point third-quarter deficit to Clare Feb. More...

Buck girls bounce Meridian

The Roscommon girls varsity basket­ball team evened their overall season re­cord at 8-8 with a 50-35 win at Meridian Feb. 9. The victory put their Jack Pine Conference record at 6-5.  More...

Bowling Highlights

Tea Time League Feb. 7 Sunshiners 96.5 Just 4 Fun 89 Zone 18 86 Brotebeck Builders 85 Hot Flash Honeys 78.5 Young at Heart 76 Sassy Strikers 70 Nutty Four 35 More...

Bobcat offense unable to keep up with Gladwin

Houghton Lake’s offense couldn’t keep up with its defensive performance in a 47-24 varsity girls basketball loss to Jack Pine-leading Gladwin Tuesday night.  More...

Bucks battle back in fourth for win over Braves, 42-39Clay

The Roscommon girls varsity bas­ketball team won a tight battle at Tawas Feb. 14, beating the Braves 42-39.  More...

Ten Bucks, two Bobcats headed to individual wrestling Regional

Ten Roscommon varsity wres­tlers earned a berth in the upcom­ing Individual Regionals during the Individual District Wrestling Tournament at Oscoda Feb. 11. More...

Bobcats stop late game Roscommon rally to take win

Teams rematch tonight at Roscommon had

Houghton Lake held off a late surge by Roscommon to take a 61-55 victory over the visiting Bucks Monday night.  “What a game tonight, really happy for the girls,” Houghton Lake Coach Greg Kauffman said. More...

Pool Standings

Houghton Lake Senior Pool League Feb. More...

HAGGART SIGNS WITH AQUINAS

Houghton Lake High School senior Lauren Haggart (center) signed her National Letter of Intent to cheer at Aquinas College next year. Haggart signed with the Saints following Saturday’s Cheer on the Lake. More...

BATTLING FOR POINTS

Toby Owens (9/10, 67 lbs.)battles an opponent Saturday at Ogemaw Heights High School as part of the Houghton Lake Youth Wrestling Teams meet. More...

Bucks blow past Falcons in second half to secure win

Roscommon turned a four-point first- quarter lead into a 12-point halftime ad­vantage and never looked back in a 65- 43 non-conference victory over winless Ogemaw Heights. More...

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