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Jesse Kentala resigns as Dollar Bay head coach

11/24/2020 | Boys Basketball | By Bryce Derouin |

Similar to every other coach in the state of Michigan, Jesse Kentala was preparing to navigate whatever high school basketball season there is during the current pandemic. The Blue Bolts are coming off two trips to the state semifinals and are projected to be one of the top teams in the UP once again. A three-peat trip to Michigan State...

Football

MHSAA announces plan to resume fall sports

11/19/2020 | Football | By Staff

The MHSAA approved a plan Wednesday to pause fall sports and to push back winter sports until Dec. 9.

Football

Marquette aims to build off historic season

11/16/2020 | Football | By Eden Laase |

You know that saying, “You can’t teach size?” It’s an old cliche that coaches and media members love to throw around. It’s become an overused saying for a reason: It’s true.

Football

How Marquette managed to play a full season

11/13/2020 | Football | By Eden Laase |

For the past few months, every time Marquette Athletic Director Alex Tiseo’s name popped up on Eric Mason’s phone, the football coach would be filled with dread.

Football

Iron Mountain hosts Gwinn in playoffs for just 2nd game of season

11/6/2020 | Football | By Bryce Derouin |

If you’re reading this, tonight’s Iron Mountain-Gwinn district semifinal is still scheduled to be played, which is worth noting because few other teams in the state have had a more arduous experience attempting to take the field than the Mountaineers. 

Football

Gladstone, Escanaba prep for rivalry showdown

10/23/2020 | Football | By Keith Shelton |

Anticipation is the name of the game for high school football this year. It's like sitting in a traffic jam until the moment it breaks. Or, it's like working hard all offseason to get in shape, then having your season canceled, uncancelled, postponed,. T and then tentatively being allowed to play. Tonight Gladstone (2-2) will host Escanaba (0-1). That sentence...