Stearns says Brewers don’t know cause of Yelich’s struggles

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns says nobody has been able to figure out the cause of Christian Yelich’s hitting struggles over the past couple of seasons. “I think if we did, if Christian knew exactly what happened, it’s easier to ...

Runners take on ‘Leif’ course

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NORWAY — Sunday’s Leif Run at Marion Park drew a mix of experienced runners and beginners on a wet morning with rain threatening. The course winds through the Myr wetlands area. Men’s 5K champion was Jeffrey Van Holla, Iron Mountain (25:37); Ladies champ was Debbie Ratkovich of ...

Knights soar past Rockets

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RAPID RIVER — The Norway Knights lanced the Rapid River Rockets 76-18 Thursday night in Rapid River in a Great Lakes Eight Conference match-up. “Tonight was a good win for our kids,” said Norway coach Scott Popp. “They came out, and they fought. They wanted to win it.” The night ...

Nordics sweep Carney-Nadeau

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FELCH TOWNSHIP — A highly competitive match for the final two sets came down to the home team playing with a bit more consistency as North Dickinson defeated Carney-Nadeau, 3-0 (25-10, 25-20, 25-23) Thursday night at the Carl F. Lemin Jr. Gymnasium in Felch. The Nordics came out of the ...

Florence goes 1-1 in volleyball triangular

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WABENO, Wis. — Florence traveled to Laona-Wabeno for a Northern Lakes Conference triangular with Goodman-Pembine and the host Lady Rebels on Thursday evening. L-W defeated Florence, 2-0 (25-15, 25-8) while the LadyCats prevailed against Goodman- Pembine. “We had to change our lineup ...