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Pioneers can’t hold lead, edged by Beal City, 15-14

Pioneers can’t hold lead, edged by Beal City, 15-14

By Ben Murphy Photos by Kim Langlois Clare jumped to a 14-0 lead on Friday in Beal City, but couldn’t hold on against one of the states best division eight…

Hammond leads Eagle runners

By Ben Murphy Farwell ran its teams in a cross country race in Evart on Tuesday, with several runners placing well. The Lady Eagles were led by Contessa Hammond with…

Clare runners capture first at Lancer Invite

By Ben Murphy Clare ran at the Bullock Creek Lancer Invitational on Saturday, run at Stratford Woods in Midland. The Pioneer boys took first place with 37 points while the…

Baldwin runs over Farwell

By Ben Murphy Farwell dropped its road non-conference football game in Baldwin Friday night, falling to the Panthers 49-6. “They’re still running the spread and they have a quarterback who…

Defending state champ upends Clare, 38-13

Defending state champ upends Clare, 38-13

By Ben Murphy Clare head football coach Kelly Luplow doesn’t like taking moral victories from losses. Friday night’s 38-13 to four-time defending division six state champion Ithaca is about as…

Clare runners win six of seven races at MMCC

Clare runners win six of seven races at MMCC

By Ben Murphy Clare had a winner in six of the seven races during Wednesday’s annual Clare Invitational, held at Mid-Michigan Community College. The race pits each grade against each…

Harrison opens with shutout win over Lake City

By Ben Murphy So far so good for the Harrison football team. The Hornets, playing at home against non-conference Lake City on Thursday, Aug. 28 pulled off a 28-0 win.…

Comets spread too much for Farwell

By Ben Murphy Farwell coughed up the ball too many times and had yellow flags thrown against them a bit too much on Thursday, Aug. 28, as the Eagles dropped…

Golf winners announced

Snow Snake 2014 League Winners Tuesday Men’s A Flight: 1st John Wishmeyer, Dennis Elliot, 2nd Tom Koch, Steve Blystone. B Flight: 1st Frank Candela, Jeff Smith, 2nd George Duhnam, Butch…

Experienced Clare hopes soccer fortunes improve

Experienced Clare hopes soccer fortunes improve

By Ben Murphy The Clare varsity soccer team isn’t used to losing seasons. After two straight losing seasons (6-13-1 last year) 13th year head coach Doug Helmling believes this campaign…