Entries for 'Ishpeming Westwood'
Thursday, December 20, 2018
The Westwood Patriots do not have a senior on their girls basketball roster and only two players stand as tall as 5-foot-9.
But don’t overlook this team.Continue Reading
Thursday, October 4, 2018
The last two seasons, Ishpeming Westwood and Iron River West Iron County have emerged as the top Division 2 girls tennis programs in the Upper Peninsula – and whenever they battle, it’s always a close finish.
It couldn't get much closer Thursday, for the se...Continue Reading
Thursday, May 31, 2018
It had been a while since the Iron River West Iron County boys tennis team stood at the top of the Upper Peninsula.
But Wednesday afternoon, the Wykons finished the climb again.Continue Reading
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Nobody could catch Negaunee sophomore Emily Paupore at Saturday’s Upper Peninsula Girls Cross Country Finals.
Paupore ran the day’s fastest time, covering the 3.1-mile course at Pictured Rocks Golf Club in 19 minutes, 22.3 seconds on this sunny, warm and br...Continue Reading
Thursday, September 28, 2017
The Westwood girls tennis team has built a dynasty in the Upper Peninsula, and on Wednesday, it added another title to its trophy case.
It wasn’t easy though. After sharing the title with Munising last season, the Patriots had to hold off Iron River West Iron Cou...Continue Reading
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Ishpeming Westwood coach Chris Jackson knew his team had to keep it simple to win the Upper Peninsula Division 2 title Wednesday.
The Patriots came out and did exactly that, winning six of eight flights for their fourth straight U.P. title.Continue Reading
Thursday, September 29, 2016
Prior to 2015, Ishpeming Westwood was enjoying a six-year championship reign in the Upper Peninsula Division 2 Girls Tennis Finals. Then it was Munising’s turn to celebrate its first championship a year ago.
Both schools were celebrating on a mostly sunny and coo...Continue Reading
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Ishpeming Westwood coach Chris Jackson knew his team had to appear in the finals during the MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 2 boys tennis tournament Thursday.
They did, and won all six of their title match appearances to win the overall championship with 20 points.Continue Reading
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...Continue Reading
Thursday, May 28, 2015
It came down to the last match of the day. Iron Mountain needed a win at No. 1 doubles to forge a tie with Westwood for the Upper Peninsula Division 2 boys tennis title.
Coach Greg Stegall’s Mountaineers got what they wanted.Continue Reading
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
This week's package includes clips from the Cedar Springs/Central Montcalm baseball games and Negaunee/Ishpeming Westwood/Ishpeming girls and boys track & field meets.
Each week, MHSAA.tv features highlights of events produced by schools involved in the MHSAA Schoo...Continue Reading
Sunday, October 19, 2014
The element of surprise always is a possibility in any athletic endeavor.
Gladstone High School sophomore Leigha Woelffer surprised many people including herself Saturday by earning her first Upper Peninsula Division 1 cross country championship at Gentz Homestead Gol...Continue Reading
Friday, October 17, 2014
Gentz Homestead Golf Course in Harvey will host MHSAA Finals on Saturday that could showcase a few extremes in Upper Peninsula girls cross country.
In Division 1, Marquette is seeking its 29th MHSAA team title. Ishpeming in Division 2, meanwhile, can add a crownin...Continue Reading
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Pflat! Phlop! Ping! Pitter-patter of early rain drops. 30-love! Out!
Those were the sounds of tennis on this chilly, windy fall Wednesday in Michigan's Upper Peninsula at the MHSAA Division 2 Girls Tennis Finals.Continue Reading
Friday, May 30, 2014
Iron Mountain’s girls gave their coach a nice parting gift Thursday in the MHSAA U.P. Division 2 Golf Final at George Young Recreational Complex.
The Mountaineers of Coach Donny Bianco, shooting 444, successfully defended their U.P. title, topping Ishpemin...Continue Reading
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
After a year’s absence, the Ishpeming Westwood boys tennis Patriots can again call themselves MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 2 champions.Continue Reading
Friday, October 18, 2013
The first MHSAA Finals of cross country season will be run Saturday at Gentz Homestead Golf Course in Munising, and there will be more than a few familiar faces in the field.Continue Reading
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
His team has now won five straight MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 2 championships. But coach Chris Jackson isn’t about to call his Ishpeming Westwood High School girls tennis program a dynasty.
“We just have good player participation,” he said after h...Continue Reading
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Two of three champions awarded during Wednesday's Upper Peninsula Girls Tennis Finals are used to finishing in the top spot. For the third, the favorable finish was a first in 25 years.Continue Reading
Friday, June 22, 2012
Neither Megan Manninen nor Berkley LaFreniere had seen their complete body of work all in one place before coach Jared Koski laid it out on a table at Ishpeming Westwood’s girls golf team banquet earlier this month.
Standing tall among a number of accolades the ...Continue Reading