Snow delays more prep sporting events

MARQUETTE – Old Man Winter dealt another blow Wednesday to area sporting events. Snow and blowing snow led to the postponement or cancelation of several games scheduled to be played.

At Ishpeming, it led to creative scheduling with the IHS to host a boys basketball contest between the Hematites and Munising at 6:15 tonight followed by a girls game against Negaunee at 7:45 p.m.

The full slate of games affected, and the make-up date (if scheduled) follows:

  • Prep girls gymnastics: Negaunee, Marquette at Upper Peninsula Championships at Marquette, 6 p.m. today.
  • Prep boys basketball: Carney-Nadeau at Superior Central; Munising at Ishpeming, 6:15 p.m. tonight; Gwinn at Escanaba, 7:30 p.m. tonight.

Also, Tuesday’s Carney-Nadeau at Republic Michigamme game that was postponed has been rescheduled for 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

  • Prep girls basketball: Big Bay de Noc at Manistique, 7:30 p.m. Friday; Iron Mountain at Gwinn; Westwood at Norway, canceled, no make-up.