PREP ROUNDUP: Hurons beat Alcona in OT

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LINCOLN—Isaac Hein made the play of the game. Again. Rogers City’s quarterback scored on a five-yard run on 4th-and-5 in overtime to help the Rogers City football team defeat Alcona 18-12 on Friday. It marked the second time in as many meetings between the two teams that the game came ...

Wildcats turn in solid performance at home despite loss to Gaylord

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Alpena High boys soccer coach Tim Storch never likes to lose. But he couldn’t fault his team’s effort on Thursday. Matt Diamond made 14 saves and the Wildcats turned in one of their best performances of the season in a 2-1 loss to Gaylord at Park Family Field at Wildcat Stadium. The last ...

Wildcats hope to get going offensively vs. Blue Devils

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For the second consecutive week, something has to give. Alpena and Gaylord meet tonight in a Big North Conference matchup that features a pair of winless teams and two programs that have struggled offensively through their first two games. Not only have the Wildcats (0-2, 0-2 BNC) been unable ...

Return to the Gridiron: Posen’s 2015 team

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Preseason Outlook: Posen coach Greg Pietsch: “I think we’re going to improve, I really do. I think we’ve put a lot of time in in the weight room. I think we’ve put a lot of time in going to camp and we’ve got some experience coming back.” Final Record: 10-1 Season in Review: ...

Swami is feeling the chill of an early fall

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The change between summer and fall brings about colors that are next to none in terms of beauty. It also means cooler temperatures. For Swami, that means stoking the wood burner to bring on the heat to the house. Swami isn’t the only one in need of heat. Some area teams are fighting a case ...

Wildcats earn hard-fought victory over Gaylord

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The Alpena High volleyball team has had its share of struggles in Big North Conference play. But entering Wednesday, the Wildcats had one conference victory and it was against Gaylord, who the Wildcats welcomed on Wednesday. Having already beaten the Blue Devils once and playing in front of ...