West Iron in High School Bowl

Representing West Iron County, seated from left, are players Faith Nelson, team captain Breanna Kemppainen, Cayne Rowell and Dawson Rybicki. Standing are alternate Lilianna Micola with coach Joel VanLanen. Players for Westwood are, seated from left, Hunter LeClair, Savannah Gillum, team captain Kendra Anderson and Emilee Solka. Standing are alternates Calli Solka and Stephanie Conery with coach Catherine Lange. High School Bowl host Jim Koski is standing at lower left.

West Iron County played Westwood in the third round of High School Bowl and were defeated by a score of 180-130. Forty schools from the Upper Peninsula and northern Wisconsin field teams for Public TV 13’s High School Bowl tournament, now celebrating 40 years on the air. Running from November through the championship game in April, the High School Bowl series airs on Public TV 13 Saturdays at 8 p.m. Eastern time and Mondays at noon Eastern time. Find more information on the tournament at wnmutv.nmu.edu.