Wednesday Local Sports Summary
Wed, 25 Oct 2017 05:00:30 EDT

Alcona traveled to Johannesburg for a tri meet which included Suttons Bay.
Alcona 2 - Sutton's Bay 0
Johannesburg 2 - Alcona 1


Traverse City West at Alpena - 7:00
Presque Isle Championships (at Posen) - 5:00


A one mile / 5K costume walk / run will be held Saturday (October 28th) at the Alpena County Fairgrounds to benefit 'Feeding Kids Ministry". For more information, search on Facebook for "Thunder Bay River Costume Run" - (OR THIS LINK)

"The Toughest Day of Golf" - a 3 person team outing will be held Saturday (October 28th) at the Alpena Golf Club . For more information, call the club.

The ACC Basketball Teams will be hosting a Meet & Greet Event on Thursday, November 2nd at 7:00 p.m. in Park Arena. Admission is free, there will be free pop and popcorn, door prizes, and a chance to watch the teams run through some drills, meet the players, and hear from new Coach Mark Jacobs.

The 15th annual Turkey Trot / 5K run-Walk will be held November 23rd at the Aplex in Alpena. The top 50 winners will receive awards. Limited shirts available and prices vary. Contact the Aplex for more information (OR this link -

Girls On The Run Sunrise Side coaches, women or men are needed. Call Cathy at District Health Department #4 in Alpena (358-7990).

The Board of Directors of the Alpena Sports Hall of Fame, will meet tonight (Wednesday 25th) to select candidates to be listed on the ballot for the year 2017. Fifteen selections will be made from thirty-one nominees. Ballots willbe mailed and should be returned by December 31st . Boosters of the Year, and Team of the year will be announced the end of January. Any questions can be answered by contacting Gary Mischley, 989-354-2247. A full list of nominees can be viewed on our sports page at WATZ dot Com.

2016 Nominee's:
- Tom Atkinson (Football Coach)
- Melissa Brousseau O'Dell (Basketball)
- Wayne Christopher (Runner)
- Jon Kirby Cook (Hockey)
- John Cunningham (Gymnastics)
- Don Deadman (Gymnastics)
- Charlie DeCaire (Football-Basketball)
- Cindy DeRocher (Softball)
- Shannon Domrase Woloszyk (Softball)
- Vern Gauthier (Bowler)
- Rachael Gebauer (Softball)
- Jan Kaiser (Softball)
- Bob Kelley (Baseball)
- Jim Kurtz (Basketball)
- Greg Mattison (Gymnastics)
- Mark McConnell (Boxing)
- Robert McKay (Softball)
- Phil Oles (Football)
- Dave Pokorzynski (Hockey)
- Tony Pokorzynski (Gymnastics)
- Wayne Precord (Track)
- Pete Roznowski (Hockey)
- Tony Skiba Jr. (Hockey)
- Wayne Socia (Football)
- Dick Straley (Football)
- Lyle VanWormer {Archery}
- Theresa Walchak (Cheerleader)
- Pam Weise Murphy (Basketball)
- Mike Wisnierski (Softball)
- Ken Wooster (Horsemanship)

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