Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Dec 2014 17:19:01 EDTFri, 19 Dec 2014 17:19:01 EDT man on court - They tried fronting him in an attempt to deny him the ball. They put someone behind him with a double team to limit his movement toward the basket.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTPatriot girls use early surge to net first win - The Westwood Patriots girls team used a first-half surge to take control Thursday and defeat Manistique 49-24.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTHematite girls hold off Escanaba - The Ishpeming girls have played in a lot of big games dating back to last season's postseason Class C tournament run. Escanaba on the other hand, with the exception of Michelle LaFave, is a little green in that department.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTMarquette, Negaunee find splits as Gladstone dominates - Gladstone continued its winning ways Thursday night, topping Marquette 42-21 and Iron Mountain 48-18 in a high school wrestling quadrangular in the Braves' gym. Gladstone, which opened its season on Saturday by winning the St.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTHawks boys improve to 4-0 - The Republic-Michigamme Hawks continued their impressive start to the season on Thursday with a close win over Mid Peninsula. The Hawks defeated the Wolverines 57-47 behind Philip Koski's double-double of 16 points and 15 rebounds.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT