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MTU, FinnU Announce Recruits – Friday Sports Wrap

MTU The Michigan Tech volleyball team has introduced two new players.  Setter Lina Espejo-Ramirez is transferring in from Midland Junior College in Texas. She is originally from Bogotá, Colombia. Defensive specialist Leiya Rybicki played high school volleyball in Freeland, Michigan. Her father Mike played football and mother Lori played basketball …

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No Agreement Yet on MLB Season – Thursday Sports Wrap

MLB There’s no agreement yet as to when, or how, the Major League Baseball season will play out. Team owners presented their proposal for a shortened season to the players union Tuesday. No agreement was reached, and no statement was released. However, reports surfaced yesterday that players are unhappy with …

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NBA Stars Want Season to Resume – Wednesday Sports Wrap

Finlandia Finlandia University has added two new athletes. Brooke Dalgord is transferring to the women’s basketball team from Bay College. She played her high school ball at Big Bay de Noc. DJ Allred will join the men’s soccer team. He’s from Laurel, Mississippi. NBA A group of the NBA’s top …

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FinnU Hires Women’s Hockey Coach – Tuesday Sports Wrap

Finlandia Finlandia University has a new women’s hockey coach. Lindsay Macy comes to the Copper Country from Idaho, where she started the AAA girls program for the Coeur d’Alene Hockey Academy. She played high school hockey at Owatonna High School in Minnesota, and played collegiately for the University of Wisconsin …

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NFL Schedules Released – Friday Sports Wrap

Little League The Portage Lake Little League is asking parents of potential players for input on how to handle this summer’s schedule. League activities are currently suspended because of the COVID-19 pandemic. A survey has been posted on the league’s website – you can access it here. League officials note …

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MTU Releases Hockey Schedule – Thursday Sports Wrap

WCHA Michigan Tech and Northern Michigan have released their hockey schedules for the 2020-2021 season. Assuming restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic are eased by that time, the Huskies will open with non-conference home games against the University of Michigan October 9th and 10th. In other non-WCHA play, Tech will …

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MTU Cancels Summer Sports Camps – Monday Sports Wrap

MTU Michigan Tech Recreation has canceled all of its 2020 summer sports camps and tournaments because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The decision followed the announcement late last week by university president Rick Koubek that all face-to-face instruction on campus would be suspended for the summer. Those who have registered for …

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