BRADEN SLOWINSKI (#4, right) avoids the Clare defender to take a shot in Friday’s loss to the Pioneers. --Journal Photo
The Pinconning Varsity Boys Basketball Team had a single game last week, traveling to Clare for a Friday night matchup with the Pioneers. It was a see-saw battle through the first half, with neither team able to build a lead of more than 3 points, but Clare pressuring the Spartans’ leading scorers...
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LANDEN ENCISO waits for his teammates to move during Thursday’s scrimmage against SSC.		 	 	           			 --Journal Photo
The Spartan Varsity Boys Basketball Team got a chance to knock the rust off and face some competition in a scrimmage against the Standish-Sterling Panthers last Thursday afternoon. Scores and stats were not recorded.
JESSE MANZ of the Spartan Varsity Wrestling Team in action on Thursday in Freeland		 	 	           			 --Journal Photo
The Spartan Varsity Wrestling Team traveled to Freeland on Thursday to take part in the annual Freeland Holiday Tournament. Spartan Wrestlers Kennedy Cloutier, Isaiah Hoffman, Jesse Manz, Dylan Rinard, Mavrick Rivard, Zach Shoultes, Brady Wilczynski, and Alan Whiting saw action on the mats, but...
BRADY WILCZYNSKI of the Spartan Varsity Wrestling Team.	 	 	           --Journal Photo
The Spartan Varsity Wrestling Team was in North Branch for the 13-team Holiday Tournament last Wednesday. Again, only limited results were available. Taking on Sault Area High School, the team fell 48-18, while individual winners were: Name Weight Result Zach Shoultes 106 Fall 1:41...
RYAN KOWALCZYK (#23) came off the bench late and made the most of it, dropping his only shot for 2 additional Spartan points.	           --Journal Photo
It was a pair of non-conference games for the Pinconning Varsity Boys Basketball Team last week, but the results were the same, a pair of wins. On Tuesday the Spartans’ played host to D3 Calvary Baptist Academy from Midland and dominated the Kings 70-40, with the starting five on the bench for the...
SUMMER POMAVILLE (#20, shown earlier this season) made a steal and a basket for the game winner last Monday in Mayville.		          --Journal Photo
The Pinconning Varsity Girls Basketball Team was back on the road to the Thumb last Monday, this time taking on Mayville. The Spartans squeaked out a 29-28 win after Summer Pomaville grabbed a steal and turned it into a basket with less than 35 seconds remaining on the clock. Coach Brad Wehner...
ANDREW WILSON (#45) lines up one of his two 3-pointers on Wednesday evening against Harrison. He scored 12 points on the night.             --Journal Photo
The Spartan Varsity Boys Basketball Team took a pair of Jack Pine Conference wins at home last week, against Harrison on Wednesday and Beaverton on Friday, Against the Hornets, Pinny took an early lead and never let Harrison get within 5 points on the way to a 51-39 win. Brady Lupke led the team...
ALLISON FORK (#23) shoots for 2 of her team-leading 7 points against Beaverton on Thursday evening.                        						           --Journal Photo
The Spartan Varsity Girls Basketball Team took a pair of road losses last week, to Harrison and Beaverton. On Tuesday in Harrison, the girls couldn’t build any scoring momentum, scoring only 19 points to the Hornet’s 45. Jordyn Kowalczyk topped the team with 6, Summer Pomaville had 4, Layla Foco 3...


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