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Bobcats top Sabers via forfeit

Bobcats top Sabers via forfeit

MANISTEE — Manistee Catholic Central football head coach Dave Russell forfeited the Sabers’ Northwestern 6 match with Brethren due to injury concerns shortly before halftime Friday night at Saber Stadium. The Sabers — who were down 26-0 at the time of forfeiture — started the game with just 14 athletes on the active roster, but lost Aaron […]

Onekama wins big against Holton

Onekama wins big against Holton

ONEKAMA — After turning the ball over on the first snap of the game and giving up an early touchdown, the Onekama football team was able to keep their playoff hopes alive behind the dominant running performance of Jordan Coe with a 56-19 home win in the rain over the Holton Red Devils Friday night. […]

Chippewas win Up North Invite

TRAVERSE CITY — The Manistee swimming team took its talents north to the Up North Invite and proved its depth once again, winning the four-team field — also consisting of Traverse City, Gaylord and Ogemaw — with 801 points. Traverse City was second (587), followed by Gaylord (432) and Ogemaw Heights (331). “We swam well […]

Portagers win league match vs. Wildcats

Portagers win league match vs. Wildcats

WALKERVILLE — The Onekama Portagers are making a strong push going into the West Michigan D League tournament Saturday with a four-set win over the Walkerville Wildcats 25-18, 25-21, 24-26 and 25-17. “We were setting the ball up and everything was going great, but (Walkerville) was digging them up and sending it right back, so […]

Chips face tough test in Cadillac

Chips face tough test in Cadillac

In search of a bounce-back win, Manistee took a step back last week with a heartbreaking 48-36 loss to Muskegon Heights Academy. Uncharacteristic turnovers and penalties doomed the Chippewas as the Tigers handed them their second straight defeat after a 4-1 start. Manistee looks to turn the page tonight, but it won’t be easy as […]

Sabers host Bobcats in county clash

Sabers host Bobcats in county clash

They have taken different paths en rout to a 2-2 Northwestern 6 record, but that’s where both Brethren and Manistee Catholic Central stand heading into a final conference clash at Saber Stadium tonight at 7 p.m.. At stake is a chance for either team to secure a winning record in the conference, and a third […]