Alpena no match for Trojans, suffers blowout loss at home

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Undermanned and overwhelmed. That’s exactly what the Alpena High hockey team was in Friday’s 9-1 home loss to Big North Conference rival Traverse City Central. After suffering another disappointing conference loss earlier in the week, the Wildcats were once again shorthanded and welcomed ...

LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Hillman hoops teams top Atlanta

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GIRLS BASKETBALL Hillman 46, Atlanta 12 Nicole Barbeau scored 15 points and Kailey Brumbelow added nine for the Tigers (3-2), who were playing their second game in as many nights and rebounded from a Thursday loss to Cedarville. ""We came out flat, but we bounced back for a nice win," ...

Fourth quarter struggles cost Alpena in loss to TC Central

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ALPENA—There was no fourth quarter magic this time for the Alpena boys basketball team. Only a few days removed from a win over Gaylord—a game in which they outscored the opposition 21-13 in the fourth quarter—the Wildcats couldn’t match that same energy on Thursday. A early fourth ...

PREP ROUNDUP: Alpena earns first BNC win

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GIRLS BASKETBALL Alpena 36, TC Central 28 Allie DeRocher had 10 points and Alayna Trelfa and Elyse Clarke each added six for the Wildcats (2-3, 1-3 Big North Conference) who earned their first conference win of 2021. Alpena went 10-of-14 from the free throw line for the night and used a solid ...