September 14, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

PUTTING IT INTO PLAY

Area 4 Huskies goalie Kayla Brewer of Prudenville throws the ball in for play during a Special Olympics game against Team Ambush of Grand Rap­ids at a soccer tournament Sept. 9 at the Roscommon Rotary fields. More...

Bobcats last until halftime with Comets

The Houghton Lake varsity soccer team took an 8-0 drubbing at McBain Northern Michigan Christian Sept. 12, losing the Northern Michigan Soccer League game in the first half.  More...

Buck runners perform well at first home meet of season

Despite a third place finish for the boys, behind Ogemaw Heights and Gray­ling, and a second place finish behind Ogemaw for the girls team, Roscom­mon’s cross country runners did well at the first home meet of two Sept. 6. More...

EAST BAY CATCHES

Houghton Lake residents Julieane Zielinski and Conner Zielinski, along with Todd Zielinski (not pictured) caught six fish includ­ing an 18.5-inch small mouth bass, a 17-inch small mouth bass and a 17-inch walleye from Houghton Lake’s East Bay A More...

G’s mercy visiting Bobcats

The Houghton Lake varsity soccer team took it on the chin at Gladwin in a Northern Michigan Soccer League Southern Division game Sept. 7. The Bobcats suffered an 8-0 loss in a game that ended with 31:24 left on the clock.  More...

CHA’S FUTURE FOOTBALL FIELD

A Jones Concrete crew takes a break Sept. 8 from laying sheets of straw that will hold grass seed for Charlton Heston Academy’s new football field. Jeff Jones (left) said they started excavating in June, raising the grade about five feet. More...

Bobcats’ fast start fizzles as Clare offense sizzles

Houghton Lake had the start it want­ed at Clare Friday night. More...

Bobcats take first volleyball win at Roscommon in three games

In an apparent changing of the guard, the Houghton Lake varsity vol­leyball team scored a three-game win at Roscommon Sept. 6, to start their Jack Pine Conference season off 1-0.  More...

Bowling Highlights

Tea Time League Sept. More...

Bobcat netters 1-3 at Oiler invite

The Houghton Lake varsity volley­ball team went 1-3 at the Mt. Pleasant Oiler Invitational Volleyball Tournament Sept. 9.  During pool play, St. More...

‘Legacy’ giving recognized at first league reception

The Higgins Lake Foundation re­cently hosted its first Legacy League re­ception to honor those who have named the HLF in their estate plans and to thank other generous donors who were able to attend.  HLF Chair Vicki Springstead wel­comed attend More...

Bobcat runners fourth at McBain

The Houghton Lake boys varsity cross country team finished fourth of six teams at the McBain Invitational Sept. 7. No girls team was entered in the race for the Bobcats.  More...

Pioneer JV tops ’Cats in scorefest

The Houghton Lake junior varsity football team dropped its first contest of the season when Clare outlasted them 48-36 Sept. More...

Bobcats pick up wins on youth football field

Five Houghton Lake Youth Football teams began play last Saturday with three teams picking up wins.  At Roscommon, the 5th/6th Brandel team beat Roscommon, 12-0, while the 5th/6th Harms team beat Mt. Pleasant, 13-6. Playing in Mt. More...

Buck JVs fall to Hornets, 28-12

The Roscommon High School junior varsity football team (0-3 overall, 0-1 JPC) continue to search for the key to victory, falling 28-12, to an opportunis­tic Harrison Hornet JV squad Sept. 7 in Harrison.  More...

Vikings top Patriots, 64-12

The Charlton Heston Academy varsity 8-man football team struggled with a more powerful opponent in the Posen High School Vikings falling 64-12 Sept. 8 at the Crawford County Sports Complex in Grayling.  More...

start kills Bucks as Hornets win, 44-36

The Harrison Hornets’ varsity foot­ball team made the most of their oppor­tunities and a slow start by the Roscom­mon Bucks to earn a 44-36 gridiron win in the Jack Pine Conference opener for both teams Sept. 8 in Roscommon.  More...

Buck netters make it to finals at Caro tourney

The Roscommon varsity volleyball team made it to the finals against the home team at the Caro Invitational Vol­leyball Tournament Sept. 9. The Bucks won 11 of 12 sets before losing two in the final.  More...

Bucks score NMSL win at Burt Lake, lose to Falcons

The Roscommon varsity soccer team scored a 5-2 Northern Michigan Soccer League victory at Burt Lake Northern Michigan Christian Sept. 7, after record­ing a 3-2 loss at home to new NMSL team Ogemaw Heights Sept. 5. More...

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