Entries for 'Manistique'

Superior Dome Gives Jumpstart to Spring

Superior Dome Gives Jumpstart to Spring
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Most Upper Peninsula track coaches will tell anyone the weather always is perfect in the Dome. After all, the temperature is constantly in the 70s and there’s no wind, rain or snow to contend with inside Northern Michigan University’s Superior Dome. And mos...
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Gonzalez Locks Down Emeralds' 1st Title

Gonzalez Locks Down Emeralds' 1st Title
Friday, March 10, 2017
It was a celebration nearly fit for a king Sunday as the city of Manistique welcomed home its first MHSAA Finals champion. Senior Tanner Gonzalez became the first Manistique wrestler to capture an individual title by taking a 5-4 double-overtime decision from Dansville...
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Hudson's Hamdan Wins Clash of Champs

Hudson's Hamdan Wins Clash of Champs
Sunday, March 5, 2017
Hudson sophomore Jordan Hamdan didn’t just want to win a Division 4 title Saturday at The Palace of Auburn Hills – he also wanted to impress his older brother, Roddy. Hamdan accomplished both, defeating Jackson Lumen Christi’s Spencer Good 3-2 in a m...
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Iron Mountain Atones, Emeralds Ace Medals

Iron Mountain Atones, Emeralds Ace Medals
Thursday, June 2, 2016
The Iron Mountain girls golf team found solid incentive and excellent motivation and turned that into an Upper Peninsula championship Thursday. The Mountaineers atoned for a third-place finish a week earlier in the Mid-Peninsula Conference tournament to overcome M-PC ...
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Undefeated Manistique Makes Banner Run

Undefeated Manistique Makes Banner Run
Monday, November 9, 2015
Finally, the time has arrived to put volleyball on the sports map at Manistique High School. Under coach Amy Nixon, the Emeralds take an 18-0 record into this week's Regional. Their first District title came on the heels of their first Mid-Peninsula Conference champion...
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Manistique Shines on Graduation Day

Manistique Shines on Graduation Day
Saturday, May 30, 2015
It was a day Manistique senior Hailey Hoholik will remember for a long time as she led the Emeralds to their first Upper Peninsula Division 2 golf title in five years on Friday. Hoholik also was crowned U.P. individual champion with 99 strokes, just hours before he...
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Extra, Extra: Seymour Sets PAT Record

Extra, Extra: Seymour Sets PAT Record
Friday, May 1, 2015
Griffin Seymour will head to Eastern Michigan University this fall as one of the most successful kickers in MHSAA history. Read on to find out why, plus see more of this week's record book additions for football, girls and boys basketball, baseball, boys soccer an...
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D4 Preview: Defending a Dynasty

D4 Preview: Defending a Dynasty
Friday, March 6, 2015
Michigan Center has built a Division 4 dynasty with its five MHSAA competitive cheer titles over the last six seasons. But the Cardinals will have to fend another former dynasty this weekend if they are to extend that impressive streak.
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Redettes Continue U.P. Finals Domination

Redettes Continue U.P. Finals Domination
Saturday, February 21, 2015
The Marquette girls put together a solid performance in Saturday’s MHSAA Upper Peninsula Swimming and Diving Finals, retaining their title with 315 points. The Redettes repeated as champions and claimed their 13th title over the last 14 seasons. 
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Saints Win Close to Finish Drive for 5

Saints Win Close to Finish Drive for 5
Sunday, June 1, 2014
Returning to Division 2 didn’t hinder the St. Ignace girls Saturday as they were crowned Upper Peninsula track and field champions for the fifth straight year. The Saints, who won in D-3 a year ago, edged defending champion West Iron County 116-107 for the D-2 t...
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Ithaca's Smith Stands Among Top QBs

Ithaca's Smith Stands Among Top QBs
Monday, April 7, 2014
Ithaca, and quarterback Travis Smith in particular, are all over the MHSAA football record book after extending the program’s winning streak to 56 straight games in 2013. Read on to see some of his incredible totals, plus recently-added record setters i...
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Finals Preview: Champions Seek 3-Peats

Finals Preview: Champions Seek 3-Peats
Friday, February 28, 2014
All four 2013 MHSAA competitive cheer champions also won their respective divisions in 2012. All four of those champions are back for the Finals this weekend at the Grand Rapids DeltaPlex. But all four likely will face their toughest competition of the last three seas...
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West Iron County Claims 1st MHSAA Crown

West Iron County Claims 1st MHSAA Crown
Sunday, June 2, 2013
It was a historical day for the West Iron County girls at Saturday's Upper Peninsula Track Finals as they were crowned champions for the first time. The Wykons topped the Division 2 standings with 144 points. Manistique brought home its first runner-up trophy with 99 ...
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Manistique Earns First Title Since 1960

Manistique Earns First Title Since 1960
Sunday, June 2, 2013
John F. Kennedy was running for President and gasoline was selling for less than 30 cents a gallon when the Manistique boys last were crowned Upper Peninsula track champions. The year was 1960, and the Emeralds earned their first Class A-B crown. Manistique ended that...
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Standouts Lead Mountaineers to D2 Peak

Standouts Lead Mountaineers to D2 Peak
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
There was no question the individual winner was going to be from Iron Mountain High School at the end of Wednesday's MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 2 Girls Golf Final. It was just a matter of which one.
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SAC Sound-Off: Glad to be an AD's Son

SAC Sound-Off: Glad to be an AD's Son
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Manistique junior Coby Ryan is in a rare situation for a high school athlete as the son of his school's athletic director. But that's given him a much broader understanding of the ins and outs that make high school athletics go.
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Emeralds' Nagy a Hidden Gem No Longer

Emeralds' Nagy a Hidden Gem No Longer
Friday, May 11, 2012
An opposing golf coach joked this spring that he'll always be able to say he beat Manistique's Michael Nagy – when Nagy was 12. Other opposing coaches consider it a privilege to grant their players the opportunity to walk a match with the reigning Upper Peninsula ...
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High 5s: 5/8/12

High 5s: 5/8/12
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
We're a week away from our first MHSAA spring postseason events, and these contenders -- all reigning MHSAA champions -- have been playing at that elite level all season.
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MHSAA Names new SAC members

MHSAA Names new SAC members
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Eight student-athletes who will be juniors at their schools during the 2012-13 academic year have been selected to serve a two-year term on the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s Student Advisory Council.
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