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Junior A hockey: Tyler Trombly with Colorado Eagles

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Tyler Trombly is moving on in the hockey world. The son of Jason Trombly, a 1991 Kingsford High School graduate and nine-year participant in the Dickinson Amateur Hockey Association, will play this season for the Junior “A” Northern Colorado Eagles of Greeley, Colo. Tyler Trombly ...

Little League: IM North meeting Oct. 3

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IRON MOUNTAIN — Iron Mountain North Area Little League’s annual meeting will take place Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 6 p.m. at the Iron Mountain Central School cafeteria. Little League board and officer elections for the 2019 season will be conducted. Little League organization vacancies include ...

Channing’s Mulder wins Lucas Oil pro stock UTV title

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CRANDON, Wis. — Channing’s Ryan Mulder dethroned the champion to win this year’s Lucas Oil pro stock UTV championship. Mulder, who collected two firsts and two thirds in the hunt for the championship, secured the season title by placing 10th in the final round at Crandon. Mulder ...

JV Volleyball: Mountaineers win IM tournament

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IRON MOUNTAIN — The host Mountaineers downed Menominee 25-19 to capture the Iron Mountain Invitational junior varsity volleyball tournament Saturday. The third-seeded Mountaineers beat Gwinn in the quarterfinals and top-seeded Escanaba in the semifinals. “Our team did an incredible job ...

Youth football fundraiser

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Submitted Photo Ultimate Fan Party hosted by Big 10 Sports Bar and Papa Murphy’s Pizza raised $3,000 for the Central UP Youth Football League. Pictured from left are organizers Simone Rossato, Kristin Mattson, and Trisha Peterson, Sandi Lefebvre of Central UP Youth Football League, and ...

Boys soccer: Backlund, Hellman lead Flivvers past Devils

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IRONWOOD — Ben Backlund scored the final two goals and Dan Hellman had the first two as Kingsford edged Ironwood 5-4 in boys soccer Tuesday. The Flivvers (2-4) started the scoring with Dan Hellman taking a 20-foot pass from Brennan Phillips and hitting the back left corner of the net. ...

IMHS scoreboard dedication

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Adam Niemi/The Daily News Photo Tommy Johnson Memorial Scoreboard was dedicated during last week’s Iron Mountain High School varsity football game with Houghton at Mountaineer Stadium. Johnson, who died in 2009, was the Iron Mountain athletic director for 15 years. Laurie Johnson and family ...

Winless Flivvers seek 1st win of season against Braves

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KINGSFORD — How good are the winless Kingsford Flivvers? After losses to three of Wisconsin’s finest football programs, Kingsford should get a handle on that question when Great Northern Conference play begins Friday with Gladstone at Flivver Field. Menasha, St. Mary’s Springs and ...

Brewers beat Cubs 5-1

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CHICAGO (AP) — Although the Milwaukee Brewers still trail in the NL Central, they believe the pressure has shifted to the first-place Cubs. Curtis Granderson homered, tripled and scored three runs, Lorenzo Cain added three hits and the Brewers beat Chicago 5-1 on Wednesday night to move ...

Mountaineers, Knights feature different philosophies, styles

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When Iron Mountain visits Ronberg Field to face the Norway Knights on Friday, it'll be a familiar setting with new implications. With both teams in separate divisions of the West PAC, the early crossover game could have playoff implications later in the season. But for now it's back to the ...

Humboldt Broncos return to ice 5 months after crash

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HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — Brayden Camrud and Derek Patter were back on the ice for the Humboldt Broncos on Wednesday night in the team's first game since 10 teammates and six other people were killed in a bus crash. Camrud and Patter are the only survivors back with the junior hockey ...

Soccer: IM holds off Marinette 2-1

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KINGSFORD — Iron Mountain's offense awoke to hold off Marinette 2-1 on Tuesday at Commemorative Field. The Mountaineers (2-5) were helped by a first-half goal from Ryan Hakamaki and the game-winner by Dylan Wolsker, his first career goal. Prime scoring opportunities for Iron Mountain came ...

Volleyball: Kingsford’s 25 kills help sweep Maroons

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MENOMINEE — Five girls combined for 25 kills as Kingsford swept Menominee 3-0 (25-8, 25-12, 25-18) in Great Northern Conference action Tuesday. “We played our tempo of volleyball,” said Kingsford head coach Jaclynn Kreider. “We were able to capitalize on good passing and execute on ...

Cross country: Marquette sweeps Kingsford Invitational

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IRON MOUNTAIN — Ericka Asmus led a Marquette blitz of the girls team title and Gladstone’s Adam Bruce tuned up for bigger boys events in Tuesday’s Kingsford Invitational cross country meet at City Park. Asmus, one of four Marquette girls in the top 10, covered the 3.1-mile course in 21 ...

Yzerman steps down as Lightning GM

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Steve Yzerman stepped down as general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning after building them into a perennial contender, handing the reins to longtime assistant Julien BriseBois just two days before training camp. Yzerman will move to a senior adviser role working under BriseBois and he said ...

Cubs blank Brewers 3-0

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CHICAGO (AP) — Jose Quintana dazzled all night long. The Chicago Cubs had the right guy on the mound for a big game against the Milwaukee Brewers. Quintana pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning, Victor Caratini drove in two runs and the Cubs beat the Brewers 3-0 on Tuesday to ...

Tennis: Kingsford takes down IM, 6-2

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KINGSFORD — Kingsford got a busy week started Monday by beating rival Iron Mountain 6-2 in girls tennis. “We couldn’t have asked for a nicer day,” said Kingsford head coach Sarah Massie. “It’s often hard to come out on a Monday and put together a good match after having the ...

Packers’ McCarthy says team awaiting more info on Rodgers

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy needs more information on the extent of Aaron Rodgers' knee injury to determine the quarterback's availability for next week's game against Minnesota. Rodgers was sore when the team returned to Lambeau Field on Monday, McCarthy ...

Lions unravel in Patricia’s debut

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DETROIT (AP) — The booing began early. The Detroit Lions scored on a touchdown on the game's first snap, but it wasn't long before the fans at Ford Field sensed trouble. An anemic first quarter of offense set the tone. By halftime, Matthew Stafford and the Lions were trailing, and in the ...

Michigan’s big win quiets Harbaugh’s critics — for now

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan was eager for redemption after its loss to Notre Dame in the season opener. Leading up to last Saturday's home opener against Western Michigan, the Wolverines were criticized by fans, the media and even former receiver Braylon Edwards, who vented on social ...