Ready to battle

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Resilient. The one word to illustrate the 2019-2020 Alpena High hockey team. A year after one of the best seasons in program history, this year’s group of young Wildcats felt compelled to carry on the winning tradition. The Wildcats found out early on that they weren’t the team from ...

PREP ROUNDUP: Vikings clinch share of Little Dipper title

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POSEN—The Posen girls basketball team wrapped up a share of the North Star League’s Little Dipper division title in dominant fashion on Tuesday, beating Atlanta 74-19. Riley Krajniak scored 13 points and Makayla Kamyszek and Elena Kalbitzer added 13 and 11 points respectively for the ...

An up-and-down night

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The Alpena High girls basketball team took the good with the bad on Monday. The good? A fast start to the second half offensively and defensive adjustments that allowed Alpena to control play. The bad? A slow start where anything that could go wrong did and a halftime deficit that proved ...

Lumberjacks unable to find rhythm, fall in home finale

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Just two days after playing one of its best halves of basketball in recent memory and losing a heartbreaker, the Alpena Community College men’s basketball team seemed to still be dwelling on tough loss and couldn’t find its rhythm in Monday’s 79-57 loss to St. Clair County Community ...

ACC women start slow, drop home finale to Skippers

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A slow start proved to be costly for the Alpena Community College women’s basketball team on Monday. The Lumberjacks honored their six sophomores before the game, but unfortunately for Alpena, only half of them were able to suit up in the home finale as Emma Jore, Shelby Seaver and Kyra ...