- Thursday, July 3, 2014
Local Sports Camps: 07/03/2014
Upcoming youth sports camps in the area:Continued ...
- Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Bums lose slugfest to Rascals
TRAVERSE CITY — The hitters were in charge Tuesday night at Wuerfel Park.The River City Rascals and Traverse City Beach Bums combined for 23 runs, 30 hits and 18 walks in a near four-hour Frontier League marathon. The end result? A 12-11 Rascals winContinued ...
TC revels in World Cup action
TRAVERSE CITY — All eyes at The Yard were fixed on the televisions mounted to the walls throughout the bar on Tuesday.The downtown sports bar was busy as patrons grabbed a late afternoon bite to eat or a drink, while watching the United States take oContinued ...
TC's Scott 3rd in Coca-Cola Junior Championship
FROM STAFF REPORTSHARBOR SPRINGS — Traverse City’s Alex Scott is tied for third at the Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Boyne Highlands.Donnie Trosper of Canton and Johnathan Nicholson of Newbury Park, Calif., posted first-round scores of 2-under-parContinued ...
Red Wings re-sign Quincey and Sheahan
DETROIT — The Detroit Red Wings have signed forwards Riley Sheahan and defenseman Kyle Quincey.The Red Wings were rebuffed in their efforts to sign any of the top four right-handed shooting defensemen — Matt Niskanen, Dan Boyle, Stephane Robidas andContinued ...
Fundraiser set for Traverse City St. Francis basketball coach
TRAVERSE CITY — Team Haske United.That's the theme for a July 27th fundraiser at Charlevoix High School to benefit Keith Haske, the former Charlevoix and current St. Francis basketball coach, who is battling throat cancer.Haske, and his wife Barb, aContinued ...
Buffalo gets another Gladiator
TRAVERSE CITY — The Traverse City St. Francis to Buffalo pipeline delivered a second time.Matt Seybert became the latest Gladiator to join the Buffalo football program in the last two years when he committed to the school last weekend, a commitment tContinued ...
- Tuesday, July 1, 2014
CMU offers TC West offensive linemen Roush, Cerny
TRAVERSE CITY — Offer number one in the books for Tommy Roush.But it’s likely not the last.Central Michigan University offered a scholarship to the sophomore Traverse City West offensive guard Monday. The Chippewas also offered fellow Titans linemanContinued ...
117 Holes Later, Chapman Raises $20,000
TRAVERSE CITY — The Hundred Hole Hike turned into a 117 Hole Hike.That’s when Andrew Chapman, playing in a one-man fundraiser Saturday at Traverse City Golf and Country Club, decided to end it.“There was still plenty of daylight left, but my left fooContinued ...
- Monday, June 30, 2014
Roberts addresses MHSAA changes
EAST LANSING — The Michigan High School Athletic Association has implemented several policy changes for the upcoming school year, primarily dealing with athlete safety and transfer rules.“Improving acclimatization is one thrust, and the second is redContinued ...
Bums win 5-4, avoid sweep
MARION, Ill. — Josh Miller’s two-out, eighth-inning double led Traverse City to a 5-4 come-from-behind victory to avoid a sweep at the hands of the Southern Illinois Miners.Miller’s hit — his second of the night — brought in Rob Benedict and Casey RoContinued ...
131s walk off at GVSU tourney
GRAND RAPIDS — The 15U 131s travel baseball team scored five runs in the last of the seventh to beat the 16U Michigan Starz 13-12 at the Great Lakes Classic in Grand Rapids.Going to the plate down by four, they sent nine to bat in the inning when CamContinued ...
Box Score: Beach Bums 5, Miners 4
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- Sunday, June 29, 2014
Two ex-Stars players drafted
Two former Traverse City North Stars players joined Brandon Halverson to give TC quite the representation in Saturday’s NHL Entry Draft.Continued ...
Halverson taken in 2nd round
Brandon Halverson said it was the first time he’s ever cried tears of happiness.Continued ...
Miners beat Beach Bums 7-4
Southern Illinois is on the verge of a series sweep against Traverse City, winning 7-4 Saturday.Continued ...
American Legion Baseball Standings: 06/29/2014
American Legion youth baseball standings as of June 28:Continued ...
- Saturday, June 28, 2014
Halverson expected to be picked in draft
Today’s the day Brandon Halverson crosses off another bucket list item. The Traverse City native is expected to be drafted in the second day of the National Hockey League’s Entry Draft.Continued ...
Sports in Brief: Angels deal for ex-Tiger Jason Grilli
FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTSKANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Los Angeles Angels hope the Jason Grilli they’re getting from the Pittsburgh Pirates is the dominant version of last year rather than the struggling one of this year.The Pirates feel the same way abouContinued ...
Beach Bums fall to Southern Illinois Miners, 6-5
MARION, Ill. — Traverse City dropped its third straight game as the Southern Illinois Miners notched a 6-5 Frontier League victory Friday.Steve Marino’s seventh-inning sacrifice fly gave the Miners (21-16) a 6-5 lead.The Beach Bums (14-23) loaded theContinued ...
- Friday, June 27, 2014
Izzo talks Spartans, NBA, media
EAST LANSING — Tom Izzo had some things on his mind.Scheduled to talk to an annual meeting of Michigan sports editors and reporters at the Michigan High School Athletic Association headquarters for a half hour, the Michigan State men’s basketball coaContinued ...
- Thursday, June 26, 2014
Late birdies propel Huffer to Open title
Becca Huffer won the Colorado Women’s Open last summer.Now the 23-year-old can add the Michigan Women’s Open title to her Becca Huffer won the Colorado Women’s Open last summer. Now the 23-year-old can add the Michigan Women’s Open title to her resume.Continued ...
Chapman to attempt 141 holes in one day
Mark Twain described golf as a good walk spoiled. Andrew Chapman is taking that to the extreme — minus the spoiled part, of course.Continued ...
Izzo not a fan of social media
Tom Izzo didn’t pull punches Wednesday. The Michigan State men’s basketball coach addressed an Associated Press meeting of sports editors and reporters at the Michigan High School Athletic Association headquarters.Continued ...
Michigan Women's Open results
Results from the Michigan Women's Open:Continued ...