Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 28 Jul 2014 18:39:11 EDTMon, 28 Jul 2014 18:39:11 EDT 12U falls to Prairie Village KENTUCKY-The Alpena 12U team was eliminated from World Series playoff contention by Prairie Village, Kentucky when it lost 12-7 on Saturday. Alpena (2-2) was led at the bat by Kyle VanDusen and Jared Sharpe, with two hits each.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTP.I.G.S. Invitational ThunderCats 14U Green went 5-1 during the P.I.G.S Invitational while taking home the championship in Rogers City. The ThunderCats dropped the opening game to Line Drive Gold 6-0. The Cats were only able to put together four hits.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlpena 12U wins two in Kentucky, KENTUCKY- The Alpena 12U team bounced back in a big way on Friday when it beat Connersville, Indiana 4-2 and Homewood, Illinois 8-2. It's victories helped catapult it to the number two seed in today's bracket pla.Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlpena 12U and 10U lose first regional games, KENTUCKY-The Alpena 12U Cal Ripken baseball team fell 4-0 in its first game of the regional playoffs against Cumberlain Kentucky. Aidan Goike pitched four innings and struck out six, walked three and gave up only two hits.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlpena to host 4th annual Thunderstruck tournament ERIC BENAC News Sports Writer It's time again to get out and cheer on your favorite Alpena youth softball teams as the 16U, 14U and 12U teams compete against some of the toughest teams in the state in the fourth annual Thunderstruck Tournament.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT