Swing away: Kingsford wins home meet

Local Sports

IRON MOUNTAIN — The host teams also proved to be best teams at the Kingsford Quad Meet on Monday at the Pine Grove Country Club. Well, the Kingsford boys varsity golf team did have to share a bit. The Flivvers and Westwood each tallied team scores of 169, with Kingsford needing to win the ...

Prep Baseball: Flivvers score big in pair of wins

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MARQUETTE — The Kingsford Flivvers wasted no time setting the tone in their boys varsity baseball doubleheader at Marquette on Monday, scoring 7 runs in the first inning and going on to post a 14-8 victory in the opener and a 10-4 triumph in the nightcap. The Flivvers drew 6 walks in the ...

Prep Softball: ’Cats fall late to Laona-Wabeno

Local Sports

FLORENCE, Wis. — Visiting Laona-Wabeno broke a 2-all tie with 2 runs in the sixth and another in the seventh to record a 5-2 victory over Florence on Monday in a Northern Lakes Conference varsity softball contest. The Rebels took a 2-0 lead in the top of the second, but then Ladycats’ ...

Prep Soccer: Kingsford, Redettes tie again

Local Sports

MARQUETTE — If there is any difference between the Kingsford and Marquette girls varsity soccer teams this season, it hasn’t shown up yet. For the second time this spring, the Flivvers and the Redettes fought to a 1-1 draw, the latest result coming Monday at Kauffman Sports Complex in ...

GB defense ready to deal with high expectations

National Sports

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — As they chase their fourth consecutive NFC North title and first Super Bowl berth in more than a decade, the Green Bay Packers may rely on a different formula than usual. The trade of All-Pro receiver Davante Adams could force the Packers to lean more on a defense ...

Packers CB agrees to contract extension

Wisconsin Sports

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers cornerback Jaire Alexander has agreed to terms on a four-year, $84 million contract extension with a $30 million signing bonus, a person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the ...