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Scorers needed for pond hockey

Scorekeepers are needed for the ninth annual Labatt Blue/USA Hockey Pond Hockey National Championship on Dollar Lake in  Eagle River Friday through Sunday, Feb. 7, 8 and 9.

Tournament coordinators  said people are needed to stand on the bank of each of the 28 rinks to keep score in three- to four-hour shifts. Other people will serve as referees for the games.

For more information, call Marci McDonald at (715) 891-4496.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:35 PM
Starting young
The AMSOIL World Championship Snowmobile Derby attracts the best racers in the world. Many of them got their start racing in 120 and Kitty Cat classes as youngsters. This was the scene Saturday as young racers competed on an ice oval on the Derby Track grounds. Above, a racer takes a checkered flag. —Staff Photo By GARY RIDDERBUSCH
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:32 PM
Lady Knights split pair on basketball court
By Anthony Drew
News-Review Asst. Editor

Splitting a pair of games last week, the Phelps Lady Knights basketball team won a nonconference game 54-13 against Butternut Tuesday before falling 27-20 to Laona-Wabeno Friday in overtime.

Phelps got off to a quick 12-3 lead in the first quarter against Butternut and didn’t look back.

“We were able to get everybody and work on a variety of different looks that we don’t always get to do in practice,”

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:30 PM
Phelps boys beat Butternut, lose in Wabeno
By Anthony Drew
News-Review Asst. Editor

The Phelps Knights basketball team defeated Butternut 53-47 last Tuesday in a nonconference game before falling 68-27 to Laona-Wabeno Friday in a Northern Lakes Conference (NLC) matchup.

The Knights outscored Butternut in the first half 24-19. The third quarter saw Phelps extend their lead, as they outscored Butternut 19-15.

Butternut refused to give up, though,

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:29 PM
Pines boys lose to Mosinee; host Lakeland this Friday
Northland Pines boys basketball coaches watch the action on the court. They include, from left, junior varsity coach Woody Ahlborn, assistant coach Kevin Gauthier and head coach Brent Luebke. The young Eagles are still looking for their first win of the season.    —STAFF PHOTO
By Gary Ridderbusch
News-Review Editor

The Northland Pines boys basketball team lost to Mosinee 60-28 in a Great Northern Conference (GNC) game in the field house last Friday night.

Pines only trailed 12-9 after the first quarter, but got outscored 17-2 in the second quarter to trail 29-11 at the half.

“Once again, we came out strong having the lead near the end of the first quarter,” said Pines coach Brent Luebke. “We are continuing to learn how to stop our opponent’s momentum. Right now in the season we are focusing on positives to keep the players’

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 2:28 PM