By Ben Murphy It took a change in venue, but the Clare varsity girl’s soccer team finally got its season underway, falling to host Gladwin 2-0 on Friday, April 19. “We got a game in and we’re thrilled,” Clare head coach Joe Zavaglia said of the contest that was originally schedule to be played in Clare. “I’m happy with the girls, they did what they were supposed to do we just have to do it a little better.” Neither team scored early on in the Northern Michigan Soccer League contest, as temperatures stood near freezing and snowflakes battered the field [...]
By Ben Murphy The Harrison track teams began a meet in Houghton Lake on Wednesday, April 17 and after getting suspended due to lightening, finished the meet on Monday, April 22. The Lady Hornets placed second in the three-way Jack Pine Conference meet, with Meridian winning a Houghton Lake coming in third. Brooke Colville showed her dominance in the hurdles, taking first in the 100 with a time of 18.35 and took first in the 300 hurdles with a 51.91. She also added a first place finish in the long jump with a leap of 16’11″. Katelyn Sherrick came in [...]
By Ben Murphy Clare took out host Farwell in its baseball season opener Monday night, topping the Eagles 10-0 (six innings) and 8-2 in a Jack Pine Conference doubleheader. “It was a great day to play a doubleheader,” Clare head coach Skeet Colosky said. “You could see that it was early in the season, we have room to improve, overall good start. Our defense played well and we had two great outings by Hunter Ruby and Colton Punches.” Ruby picked up the win in game one, giving up one hit in six innings of work while fanning 11 batters and [...]
Even though he has the bulk of his final high school baseball season ahead of him, Clare senior James Baer knows he’ll be moving on to the next level. Baer, Clare’s starting catcher, recently signed a letter of intent to play for Delta College. “It’s a good feeling knowing all your hard work has paid off and that your school is paid for,” Baer, who could also play first base in college said. “They saw me at a camp and invited me for a visit and I really liked what they had to offer.” Delta, a member of the Michigan [...]
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Pack 3615 had their annual pinewood derby race a few weeks ago. With the supervision of an adult the scouts all designed, cut, and painted their cars from the pack provided kit. All the scouts won awards for either paint, design, or speed. Lots of fun was had by scouts and families. If your son is a first grader or higher and is interests in scouts contact SJ Conroy 989-544-3030 for information.
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