Hickey’s I widens lead among Ishpeming women

ISHPEMING – Hickey’s I widened its lead in the Ishpeming Women’s Pool League with a 13-3 victory over Rainbow on Jan. 8.

Paradise moved into second place alone with a 9-7 win over Jack’s I, while American Legion slipped to third after falling to Jack’s III, 9-7.

In other matches, Hickey’s II held off Rumorz, 12-4, and Wonder Bar upended VFW, 10-6.

Negaunee Men’s

Greg Ostrenga of the Hard Rock team had a table break and run during Negaunee Men’s Pool League play on Jan. 10.

Ishpeming Men’s

In the first week of the league’s second round of play on Jan. 9, Rainbow defeated Wayside, 14-10; Jack’s I bested Jack’s II, 15-9; Tilden Club downed Rumorz II, 14-10; and Rumorz III thrashed Jack’s III, 16-8.

Also, Wonder Bar hammered Hickey’s II, 17-7; Hickey’s 1 pummeled Riverside, 17-7; and Paradise and Rumorz I battled to a 12-12 tie.

Justin Jonas and Steve Harris of Jack’s II, and Mike Filizetti of Wayside, all posted a table run.

David “Red” Nault of the Wonder Bar and Tyson Smith of Rumorz I each turned in an 8-ball break.

Gwinn Women’s

In Jan. 6 results, Cascade thumped the American Girls, 12-3; VFW dumped Richmond Township, 11-4; and Sturgis trimmed HideAway Tribe, 9-6.

In addition, Crossroads stopped the Rowdies. 9-6; Happy Hour I edged Happy Hour II, 8-7; and Full Throttle II shaded Up North I, 8-7.

Full Throttle and Up North II did not play. A make-up date is to be determined.

Marquette Men’s

In results of Jan. 10, Holiday Inn crunched Pat’s II, 13-3; Dry Dock I toppled Longshot II, 10-6; Longshot I bashed Dry dock II, 14-2; and Pat’s I stopped Bayou Bar, 10-6.

Also, Sturgis bumped 3rd Base Bar, 11-5; Fat Boyz I clobbered Wooden Nickel, 12-4; and Remie’s crushed Sturgis II, 14-2.

Ryan Proctor of Wooden Nickel; Ron Sandstrom of Longshot I; and Tom Auston, Derek Auston, Rich Kjellman, John Jonas and Dick Cleary of Holiday Inn recorded table runs.

Marquette Women

On Jan. 9, the three teams just behind league-leading Remie’s Roses all posted 8-1 wins – Fat Boyz I over Third Base I, Pat’s Bar over Dry Dock Devils I and Longshot II over Wooden Nickel I.

In other matches, Wooden Nickel II doubled up Longshot I 6-3, as did Dry Dock over Wahlstrom’s. Fat Boyz II edged Third Base Bar II 5-4 and Remie’s nipped Blue Lounge, 5-4.