| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:53 PM
In recent weeks, the big unanswered question about skiing superstar Lindsey Vonn as she headed toward the 2014 Winter Olympics was whether the rumors about her dating Tiger Woods were true.
Vonn and her publicists had succeeded in doing a nifty verbal...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
They installed the first outdoor Olympic rings Wednesday in Sochi, Russia, a 60-by-30-foot reminder that Thursday marks a year to go before the opening of the 2014 Winter Games.
The temperature was 61.
That incongruity brings up the first of a baker's...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Alpine skiing coach Diane Mikulis watched as the body language of her Special Olympic athletes — including Marylander Jake Reynolds — transformed one day last month from mildly interested to awe-struck.
They had just entered Herb Brooks...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 2:12 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — The Harbor Springs ski teams swept a Lake Michigan Conference meet Thursday at Nub’s Nob.
The Harbor Springs boys finished with a perfect score in giant slalom en route to finishing first with 23 points. Grayling was second...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 2:12 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — Make it two in a row for the defending Division II boys’ state champion Petoskey High School ski team.
Just three days after opening the season with a win at the Marquette Invitational, the Northmen showed strong team depth...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 1:43 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — The Harbor Springs Rams swept an opening Lake Michigan Conference meet Thursday at Nub’s Nob, and did so in convincing fashion.
Rose Pellegrom won both the slalom and giant slalom to pace the Harbor girls, who finished...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 2:24 AM
CADILLAC — The Petoskey High School boys’ ski team captured its third straight win of the season Tuesday.
Skiing in a Big North Conference meet at Caberfae Peaks, the Northmen boys placed four members in the top 10 in slalom and three...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 3:21 AM
For most teams four state championships in six years would build a great deal of pressure to out-preform the last season, year after year.
For the Petoskey High School boys’ ski team, however, this year is just another season on the hill.
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:12 AM
The Mackinaw City High School boys’ basketball team picked up a win over Petoskey St. Francis, 45-41.
The Comets used late free throws by John McMillan and Tom MacArthur to seal the win over the Crusaders. “We made less mistakes,...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 2:38 AM
MARQUETTE — The defending Division II boys’ skiing state champion Petoskey Northmen picked up right where they left off
With a victory.
Senior Brian Erhart — who returned to the team after spending last season skiing in Vail, Colo....
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:12 AM
The United States racked up a record 37 medals, including nine gold, at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
With the pre-Olympic World Cup and world championship winter sports season over for U.S. athletes, it’s a good time to look at the U.S. chances for...