Entries for 'Onekama'

Rapid River Rumbles to History-Making Finish

Rapid River Rumbles to History-Making Finish
Saturday, November 17, 2018
Since the opening kickoff of 8-Player Football Playoffs in 2011, Rapid River has been on the verge of winning its first MHSAA Finals championship in this sport. In that first year’s title game, also at Northern Michigan University’s Superior Dome, the Rocke...
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'All Together' Onekama Seeks 1st Football Title

'All Together' Onekama Seeks 1st Football Title
Friday, November 16, 2018
The Upper Peninsula is soon to be invaded by Portagers. The village of Onekama, meanwhile, might resemble a ghost town. A large and loyal following for the Onekama football team is geared up for a trip to the Superior Dome in Marquette, site of Saturday’s 8-Playe...
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March to Marquette: 8-Player Preview

March to Marquette: 8-Player Preview
Friday, November 16, 2018
The following statement is both rare and thrilling to announce: We are guaranteed Saturday to celebrate two first-time MHSAA champions at the 8-Player Football Finals at Northern Michigan University’s Superior Dome.
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Runners-up Become Champions in D4

Runners-up Become Champions in D4
Saturday, November 7, 2015
Zachary Pettinga of Saugatuck lost the race, but didn't lose his sense of humor. Explaining the decisive move made by Evart's Santana Scott, Pettinga said, "The top of his head blinded me. I lost my footing and everything."
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Preview: Last Run for Senior Standouts

Preview: Last Run for Senior Standouts
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Cross Country frequently sees the same top programs show best when championships are decided at the annual MHSAA Finals at Michigan International Speedway. But the return of all four individual champions from a previous season is certainly rare – and could make S...
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#TBT: Onekama Star Lends a Shoulder

#TBT: Onekama Star Lends a Shoulder
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Jaylee Brown, a 2012 graduate of Onekama and current member of the Northern Michigan University cross country and track and field teams, recently received a Student-Athlete Sportsmanship Award from the NCAA Committee on Sportsmanship and Ethical Conduct. Brown encounte...
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Finals Preview: Running for Another First

Finals Preview: Running for Another First
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Three of last season's girls cross country team champions are again ranked among the top three in their respective divisions heading into Saturday's MHSAA Finals at Michigan International Speedway. Three of last season's four individual winners also are back for another...
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