| Feb 8, 2012
| 12:15 AM
THOMPSONVILLE — Good things can be just as good the second time around.
Such was the case Tuesday for the Petoskey High School boys ski team at a Big North Conference meet at Crystal Mountain.
Skiing less than 24 hours after winning the seven-...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 12:54 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — Junior Abigail Hackman had a pair of second-place finishes as the Harbor Springs girls ski team claimed the Lake Michigan Conference championship Wednesday at Boyne Highlands.
Harbor finished with 38 points, five better than...
| Feb 11, 2012
Jill Kinmont Boothe was the national women's slalom champion and on the cover of Sports Illustrated when she set out to win a 1955 race that would help put her on the U.S. Olympic ski team. As she sped down a Utah mountain slope, she lost control on an...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 12:58 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — The Harbor Springs girls ski team has put together solid performances since the beginning of the season, dating back to dry land training last December.
On Thursday, the Rams once again simply did what they had to do as they...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 1:06 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — The defending Division II state and regional champion Petoskey High School boys’ ski team proved its worth Thursday.
The Northmen put together dominating performances in both slalom and giant slalom Thursday en route to a...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 1:19 AM
BELLAIRE — Momentum can be a good thing, especially in skiing.
The Petoskey High School boys ski team has had plenty of it its past four meets.
On Tuesday at Schuss Mountain, the Northmen boys won the Big North Conference championship meet and...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 12:31 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — Can they make it back-to-back dual state titles?
The Petoskey High school boys and girls ski team will defend their respective Division II state championships in their own backyard on Monday, Feb. 27, at Boyne Highlands in hopes of...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 5:26 PM
HARBOR SPRINGS — They were looking to stake their claim on the biggest stage.
They did exactly that.
The Petoskey High School boys ski team captured a second-straight Division II state championship Monday at Boyne Highlands in dominating fashion,...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 5:33 PM
HARBOR SPRINGS — It’s all about adapting and overcoming.
Such was the case for the Harbor Springs High School girls ski team as it entered Monday’s Division II state final at Boyne Highlands without their top athlete, Abigail Hackman,...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 2:10 AM
50 years ago
— Pellston wrapped up the Northern Michigan Class C Conference basketball title with a victory over Mancelona. “The boys did it themselves, they had the desire and ability and they put it to good use,” Pellston coach...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Lindsey Vonn, the Olympic gold medal-winning downhill skier, incorporated 400-meter sprints into her training regimen over the summer to increase her ability to explode out of turns in the slalom. If she ever gets tired of the snow, she may......