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Redmen Basketball Bests TC West, 60-54

Posted on December 15, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Marquette, MI – December 15, 2018 – The Marquette Redmen Basketball team had a 60-54 victory against the Traverse City West Titans on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1-99.9.

The Redmen had a rough start to the weekend with a 58-55 loss to Traverse City Central last night.

This afternoon was a different story.

The Redmen won 60-54 over the Titans.

Commanding is the only way to describe the Redmen lead in the first quarter. Marquette had a 6-0 run at the start of the game.

The Redmen engine was firing on all cylinders as they cultivated a 19-5 lead at …read more

Redettes Take Down TC West Titans, 51-40

Posted on December 15, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Marquette, MI – December 15, 2018 – The Marquette Redettes Basketball team pulled off a 51-40 win against the Traverse City West Titans on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1-99.9.

The Redettes came off of a blistering win against the Traverse City Central Trojans just last night. This afternoon’s victory was not quite as dominant, but Marquette stayed firmly in control throughout the game.

The Redettes topped the TC West Titans.

Avery Ledy and the Redettes got the ball rolling as Marquette shocked TC West with an early 5-0 lead at the top of the first quarter. In fact, …read more

Intense Weekend Hockey Action as the Marquette Redmen (1) Face the Tough Bay Reps (0) on 97.5 GTO-FM

Posted on December 15, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Marquette, MI – Saturday, December 15th, 2018 – It was the second game of the holiday hockey showcase, and the Marquette Redmen‘s gear wasn’t even dry from the previous night’s game when they had to face the impressive Bay Reps. The one and only duo of John Thomsen and Joe Gaffney were right next to the ice to broadcast all the action for you on 97.5 GTO-FM!

The Marquette Redmen face-off against the Bay Reps on Saturday, December 15th, 2018 on 97.5 GTO-FM

It was sure to be an uphill battle for the Marquette Redmen, but …read more

Excitement on the Ice as the Marquette Redmen Hockey Team (5) Battles the West Ottawa Panthers (2) on 97.5 GTO-FM

Posted on December 14, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Marquette, MI – Friday, December 14th, 2018 – It was time for a holiday hockey showcase in Marquette as the Redmen hockey team took on the West Ottawa Panthers on 97.5 GTO-FM. John and Joe were there on the boards live to bring the action right to you!

The Redmen and Panthers face off during the opening puck drop for their game on 97.5 GTO-FM

The Marquette Redmen won the opening puck drop, and put up a good first scoring opportunity, however, they were unable to convert on the break. Throughout the early part of the …read more

Redettes Basketball Pummels TC Central Trojans, 56-25

Posted on December 14, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Marquette, MI – December 14, 2018 – The Marquette Redettes Varsity basketball team blew past the Traverse City Central Trojans with a 56-25 win on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1-99.9.

A determined Redettes team kept within two points of the Trojans in the opening quarter.

The Redettes transitioned from determined to downright dominant in the second. Marquette tied it up right out of the gate at 9-9.

It didn’t take long for the Redettes to pull out front at 14-9 over the Trojans. The half ended with a commanding 26-13 Marquette lead.

Aspen Michelin and Avery Ledy led the …read more

Redmen Lose 58-55 in Intense Battle to Trojans in Traverse City

Posted on December 14, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Marquette, MI – December 14, 2018 – The Marquette Redmen Varsity Boys basketball team lost 58-55 in what ended up an intense battle against the Traverse City Central Trojans on Fox Sports Marquette 105.1-99.9.

It was a dominant first quarter for the TC Central Trojans.

Marius Grazulis came out with the early basket in the first seconds of the first quarter. The Trojans answered and it was tied at 2-2 for a spell. TC Central pulled away, however, and it was 12-4 at the buzzer.

The second quarter saw TC Central gaining more ground. The Redmen struggled …read more

Basketball Night in Negaunee – The Miners Take Down Hancock Bulldogs 53-26 on SunnyFM

Posted on December 14, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Negaunee’s Emily Paupore takes a free throw.

Hancock, MI – Friday, December 14th, 2018 – The Negaunee Miners faced the Hancock Bulldogs in Hancock Friday night where they took their fourth conference win with a score of 53-26. Jesse Anderson was in Hancock to bring all of the live action to 101.9 SunnyFM.

1st Half

The game began with Hancock winning the tip off and being the first team on the board. However, that didn’t last long as the Miners took a three-point lead with around 5:20 left in the quarter. Negaunee held that lead for the …read more

The Negaunee Miners Travel to Hancock to Face the Bulldogs in Girls Basketball Tonight on Sunny.FM 101.9

Posted on December 14, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

The Miners attempt to block a Gremlin as she prepares to shoot.

Marquette, MI – December 14, 2018 – With a solid start to the season for the Negaunee Miners girls basketball team, the Miners travel to Hancock tonight to battle the Bulldogs for game four. We’ll be sending Jesse Anderson to Hancock with the team to bring you all of the play-by-play sports action right here on Sunny.FM 101.9.

Join Jesse on Sunny.FM 101.9 for the 6:45 Pre-Game Show. Jesse will talk about Tuesday’s game against Marquette and what he expects to see in tonight’s game …read more

Marquette Sports All Weekend Long with Boys and Girls Basketball and the Marquette Showcase for Hockey

Posted on December 14, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

The Redmen and the Bulldogs go after the puck off of the face off.

Marquette, MI – December 14, 2018 – It’s another jam packed Marquette Sports weekend! There are three different Marquette Senior High School Sports teams playing games tonight and tomorrow and we’ll be broadcasting every single game so you can hear what’s happening, no matter where you are!

Starting things off with some Boys Basketball, the Marquette Redmen are on their way down to Traverse City this afternoon for a 5:30pm game against Traverse City Central. Jacob Ogea will be down in Traverse City …read more

The Ishpeming Hematite Girls Basketball Team (42) Hosts the Calumet Copper Kings (38) Thursday Night on 98.3 WRUP

Posted on December 13, 2018 in U.P. Sports News.

Ishpeming, MI – December 13th, 2018 – Following another tough loss for the Ishpeming Hematite boys basketball team on Tuesday, the Hematite girls were back in the Ishpeming High School gym to do battle with the Calumet Copper Kings. The ever-faithful Bob and Tyler were there with the team to broadcast the game for you …read more