Alpena JV football team finishes with winning record

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The Alpena JV Football team emerged with a 19-14 home victory over opponent St. Johns on Friday, Oct. 22 after a back-and-forth battle. The close contest was marked by strong defensive efforts from both teams, but Alpena’s late game heroics proved to be the deciding factor. St. John’s ...

Ben Henry eager to lead Alpena High hockey program

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ALPENA — Ben Henry has always had an itch to coach. So when he was faced with two choices this fall, play hockey overseas or begin his coaching career in his hometown, the choice wasn’t hard. Henry’s coaching career starts tonight when he leads the Alpena High School hockey team ...

DeRocher steps back into head coaching role with ACC

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ALPENA — Cindy DeRocher is going back to school this season. Years after she stepped away from coaching, DeRocher is back on the sideline, ready to lead the Alpena Community College women’s basketball team. “It has been (a few years). It’s fun. I still enjoy the student-athletes as ...