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Clare thinclads place 3rd, 6th at Shepherd invite

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Clare track and field teams had a good day at the Shepherd Invitational on Friday. The Pioneer boys’ team came in third place in…

Pioneer bats thrash Hornets, win 15-0 twice

Pioneer bats thrash Hornets, win 15-0 twice

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Harrison did little to slow down visiting Clare on Thursday, May 4. The third ranked Pioneers hit the ball hard and tossed effectively from the…

Haupt signs with Northwood

Haupt signs with Northwood

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Clare senior athlete Ben Haupt couldn’t pin down a single reason that he chose Northwood University to continue his running career. “It was a mixture…

Pioneers race to 2nd place against state’s best

Pioneers race to 2nd place against state’s best

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Clare hosted its annual home invitational on Friday. The meet featured several top teams from a vast part of the state. The Pioneer boys team…

Clare golfers win

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Clare and Farwell battled it out on the golf course on Thursday, April 27 at Eagle Glen Golf Course in Farwell. The Pioneers edged the…

Lady Pioneers take two from Eagles

Lady Pioneers take two from Eagles

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Clare and Farwell met on the softball field of the Lady Eagles on Thursday, in what was both team’s Jack Pine Conference openers. The Lady…

Hornets can’t find hitting stroke, lose 2

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Harrison baseball team opened up Jack Pine Conference play at home against Gladwin on Thursday, April 27. The Flying G’s earned a pair of…

Weather can’t dampen Little League open ceremonies

Weather can’t dampen Little League open ceremonies

By Steve Landon Photos by Steve Landon Youngsters from Farwell and Clare, traded in their basketballs and winter gear last Saturday for bats, balls and snappy new jerseys to begin…

Clare kickers fall to NMC

By Ben Murphy Sports Correspondent Clare picked a bad time to play poorly. The Lady Pioneer soccer team, playing at McBain Northern Michigan Christian on Tuesday in a key Northern…

Golf Tips

By Thom Slusher Clare County’s PGA Pro Who Needs Golf? I consider it important as a PGA professional to help promote the game. Golf often is considered a game for…

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