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New coach brings optimism to Farwell basketball

New coach brings optimism to Farwell basketball

By Ben Murphy When the Farwell boys’ basketball coaching job opened up earlier this year, Jason MacLean saw the perfect opportunity. MacLean, a long-time assistant at Mt. Pleasant High School…

Lady Hornets fall to Gladwin

By Ben Murphy It was an improved effort compared to last season, but the Harrison girls’ basketball team still couldn’t quite get over the top. The Lady Hornets, playing in…

Lady Eagles winless after 3

By Ben Murphy Farwell played a girls’ basketball game at Chippewa Hills on Tuesday, falling in the non-conference game 55-25. Marissa Gassel led the Lady Eagle with 10 points and…

Saupe signs with Trine

Saupe signs with Trine

By Ben Murphy Farwell senior Kate Saupe signed a national letter of intent to play collegiate softball at Trine University on Thursday, Dec. 4, leaving the Lady Eagle very happy…

Farwell returns 3, new coach

Farwell returns 3, new coach

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer First year Farwell girl’s basketball coach Gordie Risbridger may have just taken over as the Lady Eagles varsity basketball coach, but he is far from…

Clare hopes to build on success

Clare hopes to build on success

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Clare girls’ basketball team has seen its fair share of success on the court in recent years. The Lady Pioneers have won four straight…

Harrison hopes to crack win column

Harrison hopes to crack win column

By Ben Murphy He did it before so he can do it again. That’s what newly named Harrison girl’s basketball coach Carl Anderson is hoping for at least, as he…

MMCC clobbers Alpena

By Ben Murphy Mid-Michigan Community College had an easy time with visiting Alpena Community College on Monday, handing the Lady Lumberjacks a 94-59 loss in women’s basketball. The Lady Lakers…

Petrongelli, Dennis named to all-state teams

Petrongelli, Dennis named to all-state teams

By Ben Murphy Harrison’s turnaround football season was the talk of the area football season this past fall. The Hornet’s 8-2 season didn’t go unnoticed either as both head coach…

Huston named All-State

Huston named All-State

Clare Senior split end Joe Huston was named to the Associated Press All-State first team. Huston accumulated over 1,000 receiving yards.…