The Daily Mining Gazette Sportsen-usSun, 24 Jul 2016 17:59:51 EDTSun, 24 Jul 2016 17:59:51 EDT doused in Zone 5 - As sure as the hot July sun beat down on Al Ness Field Friday, the Kingsford Blues moved a step closer to a zone tournament championship in a 13-2 American Legion baseball victory over the Escanaba Cubs.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTHoughton homecoming - In a period between 1955 and 1970, the Houghton High boys basketball teams enjoyed one of the greatest runs ever by a local school.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTMinors All-Stars rally comes up short - Portage Lake rallied from a 7-1 deficit after four innings with two runs in the fifth and three more in the sixth, but Grosse Pointe Farms City retired the final PL hitter with the tying run at third for a 7-6 victory.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTState Farm takes 2 from Pat's Foods - Thanks to a loss by Superior National Bank-Stanton Tuesday night, Dean Kangas-State Farm came into Thursday's doubleheader with Pat's Food-Mosquito Inn with a chance to pull within a half-game of the second place Wildcats with the playoff...Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTLegends: Practice made difference for Kangas-Brody'ANSE - It's often been said that practice makes the difference in the world of sports. Jenn Kangas-Brody wouldn't disagree with tha.Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT