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Make it 10 of 11 for Brewers

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Corey Spangenberg helped the Milwaukee Brewers keep pace in their playoff push and ensured another losing season for his old team Spangenberg drove in three runs, including a tiebreaking, two-run triple in the fourth inning, and the Brewers beat the San Diego Padres 5-1 ...

Mountaineers, Flivvers battle to tennis split

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KINGSFORD — The Iron Mountain Mountaineers crossed Woodward Avenue on Monday to take on the Flivvers of Kingsford in non-conference girls tennis action at the Kingsford High School tennis facility. The Twin City Rivalry ended in a 4-4 match split. The Mountaineers’ Callie Bianco and Megan ...

Finding some room to run

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Theresa Proudfit/The Daily News Photo Mason Paoli of Tadych’s runs the ball as Briar Braden, left and Bennett Braden, right, of CCI/Protech and Jack Spreen, middle, of Tadych’s follow behind. Tadych’s won the fifth and sixth grade football game 6-0 at Lodal Field Saturday morning.

Boys soccer — Flivvers dominate

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MINOCQUA, Wis. — Kingsford Flivver soccer shut out every team in the Lakeland T-Bird Shootout. Kingsford beat Amherst in first game 7-0, and host Lakeland Union in game two 4-0. Against Amherst, the first score came when Kobe Gordon passed to Ben Backlund to Dan Hellman for a 15-foot shot ...

Cubs win fifth in a row, 8-2 over Reds

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CHICAGO (AP) — Playing without Anthony Rizzo, the Chicago Cubs turned to Kyle Schwarber. And Nicholas Castellanos. And Alec Mills. It seemed like everyone helped out. Schwarber hit a three-run homer and made a diving catch in left field, and the Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 on Monday ...

Jones ‘unbelievable’ in Packers’ win

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — What Aaron Jones did on Sunday is exactly what coach Matt LaFleur envisioned for the running game when he took over the reins of the Packers in January. Jones had 116 yards and a touchdown on a career-high 23 carries in Green Bay’s 21-16 win over the Minnesota ...

Bocce: Open play Wed.

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IRON MOUNTAIN — Open play bocce is available on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at City Park. No experience or league affiliation is necessary to participate.

DAHA: Hockey signup

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IRON MOUNTAIN - Registration for the 2019-20 Dickinson Amateur Hockey Association season will be Thursday at Mountain View Ice Arena from 5 to 7 p.m. DAHA also plans to host an equipment swap on Sunday from 3 to 6 p.m. Donations for the equipment swap can be brought to the registration ...

MTU wins second straight

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LEBANON, Ill. – The Michigan Tech football team held back McKendree University for a 24-19 non-conference win Saturday afternoon on the road. The defense had two more interceptions which led to 10 points on the scoreboard. “It wasn’t a pretty game, but to go on the road for the ...

No. 3 North Central takes down No. 1 Pickford, 20-14

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POWERS — North Central’s defense stood tall here Saturday in a 20-14 upset victory over the state’s top-ranked eight-player football team, the Pickford Panthers. The third-ranked Jets forced seven turnovers, including six interceptions and a fumble in this Great Lakes Eight crossover ...

53-yard kick lifts Bears to victory in stunning finish

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DENVER (AP) — Eddie Pineiro won Chicago’s nerve-racking kicking competition. Now, he’s winning over Bears fans and teammates who suffered through the double-doink miss by Cody Parkey that sent them home from the playoffs. Pineiro kicked a 53-yard field goal as time expired, giving the ...

Riding Rodgers

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — All that mattered to Aaron Rodgers on Sunday was that the Packers won. That’s it. Rodgers threw two early touchdowns and Green Bay held on for a 21-16 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. “The biggest thing is that we’re 2-0,” he said. “I know we owe a ...

Lions overcome mistakes

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DETROIT (AP) — Matthew Stafford threw a go-ahead, 31-yard touchdown pass to Kenny Golladay midway through the fourth quarter and Darius Slay made an interception in the end zone with 1:03 left, allowing the Detroit Lions to beat the Los Angeles Chargers 13-10 Sunday despite a slew of ...

Braun slams Crew to win

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Braun still stands out at opportune times for the Milwaukee Brewers. “I’m not as good as I was,” the 35-year-old said. “But in big moments, I’m the guy still.” Braun hit a go-ahead grand slam off Junior Fernandez with two outs in the ninth inning, and the ...

Flivvers claim ‘The Rock’

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GLADSTONE — A long day of play laid the foundations for a come-from-behind victory here Saturday as the fourth-seeded Kingsford volleyball team beat the Gwinn Modeltowners to win the annual Gladstone “Rock” volleyball invitational. The finals match between the Flivvers and Gwinn came ...

IM jayvees pick up victories

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WEST ISHPEMING — On Sept. 5, the Iron Mountaineer JV football team hit the road to Marquette County to play the Westwood Patriots in a West PAC Conference matchup and came away with a 49-14 victory. Offensively, the Mountaineers were led by Brandon Farragh with 85 rushing yards on 12 ...

Prep football: KHS frosh win

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ESCANABA - Kingsford freshmen beat Escanaba on the road on Thursday 28-7. Cole Myllyla rushed for 98 yards with a 25- yard TD run. Trent Maki ran for 53 and Nic Nora had 46. Jack Bartolac ran for two TDs. The offense rushed for 252 yards and Nora passed for 65 yards. Charlie Chritesen had ...

Prep football: Norway JV wins

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ISHPEMING — In a driving rainstorm, the Norway Knights JV football team defeated the Hematites of Ishpeming, with an unusual way to get on the scoreboard occurring in the first half. The host Hematites took a 6-0 lead. Norway then added a safety on consecutive Ishpeming drives to bring the ...

Mountaineers blank Gremlins

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HOUGHTON - It was a chilly, misty night as the lights went on at Alumni Field, and it made for some interesting Friday night football. It also made for a short post-game victory huddle for the Iron Mountain Mountaineers as they flattened the Houghton Gremlins 39-0 and soon boarded the bus ...

Trojans rip off 80 points

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CRYSTAL FALLS — Forest Park pulled away in the second half to defeat Superior Central 80-40 in a Great Lakes Conference eight-player football crossover game Friday. The Trojans (2-1) led 50-32 at halftime, scoring as time expired on a 9-yard pass from Tommy Peltoma to CJ Post. The ...