PREP ROUNDUP: Alcona runs by Cardinals; Posen boys top Joburg

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WHITTEMORE—Liz Henderson scored 16 points and the Alcona girls basketball used a fast start to topple Whittemore-Prescott 48-29 on Tuesday. Megan Grove added 11 for the Tigers (3-1), who led 14-0 after one quarter, 25-7 at halftime and 38-21 after three quarters. “We got off to a great ...

Wildcats rally to tie GRCC in Gaylord

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GAYLORD—The Alpena High hockey hockey team came out of a weekend showcase with another impressive performance, tying Grand Rapids Catholic Central 2-2 on Saturday. The Wildcats (1-4-2) tied Flint Powers 2-2 on Friday during the first day of the showcase in Gaylord. Alpena fell behind 2-0 ...

PREP ROUNDUP: Lightfoot shines as Wildcats tie Powers

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GAYLORD—Colin Lightfoot made 48 saves and the Alpena High team responded twice to goals from Flint Powers on Friday to tie the Chargers 2-2 in Gaylord. Tanner Orban scored in the second period for Alpena (1-4-1) to tie the game 1-1 and Blaise Keller lit the lamp in the third period to tie ...

Alpena comes up short

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The Alpena High girls basketball team lost momentum at the wrong time on Thursday. The Wildcats battled from start to finish in their Big North Conference opener against Gaylord, but the Blue Devils stayed a few steps ahead of Alpena late and won 56-49 in overtime. The previous six meetings ...

PREP ROUNDUP: Oscoda routs Mio in NSL Big Dipper tilt

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OSCODA—In a highly anticipated battle of two top North Star League teams, the Oscoda boys basketball team came out decidedly on top Thursday, routing Mio 72-43 at home. Owen Franklin poured in 26 points for the Owls (2-0), who had four double-digit scorers. Brayden Mallak added 18 points, ...