Legion jumps over three teams into top spot of Ishpeming Women’s Pool League

ISHPEMING – American Legion climbed over three teams and grabbed first place in the Ishpeming Women’s Pool League with a 14-2 victory over Rumorz on March 5.

Of the three former coleaders, only Hickey’s I won, beating Wonder Bar 11-5. The others were Rainbow, which tied Hickey’s II, 8-8, and Jack’s I, which fell to Jack’s III, 9-7.

In the night’s other match, VFW nipped Paradise, 9-7.

Ishpeming Men’s

In matches played March 6, Rumorz 3 doubled up on Wonder Bar,16-8, Tilden Club squeaked past Rainbow, 13-11, Hickeys 1 held off Paradise, 14-10, Jacks 2 cruised by Hickey’s 2, 21-3, Jacks 1 blew past Riverside, 15-9, Rumorz 2 eased past Jack’s 3, 13-11, and Rumorz 1 beat up on Wayside, 15-9.

Gwinn Women’s

In matches played on March 7, Rowdies defeated Tribe, 10-5; VFW topped Happy Hour 2, 10-5; Crossroads beat American Girls, 9-6; Up North took out Sturgis 9-6; Happy Hour won over Throttle 2, 9-6; and Cascade edged Throttle, 8-7. No results were turned in for Richmond vs. Up North 2.

Marquette Women’s

As of March 6, Dry Dock edged Remie’s, 5-4; Fat Boyz I dumped Wooden Nickel I, 6-3; 3rd Base downed Blue Lounge, 6-3; and Longshot II trimmed Wahlstrom’s, 5-4.

Also, the Dry Dock Devils beat Remie’s Roses, 6-3; Wooden Nickel II toppled Fat Boyz II, 5-4; Longshot I whipped Pat’s, 7-2; and 3rd Base II drew a bye.