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Copper Kings Cruise Past Baraga

The Calumet Copper Kings played their final home game of the 2013-14 season in pink jerseys in commemoration of the Calumet Athletic Department’s Cancer Awareness promotion.  It was the culminating event of a week of fundraising and special promotions intended to raise money for the Keweenaw Health Foundation.  The Kings didn’t let down the hometown

Kings Hang On For WestPAC Win

The Calumet girls’ basketball team escaped a bad shooting night in time to defeat West Iron County 44-39 in WestPAC play Thursday.  Calumet coach Don Hill said his team had looks from the elbow and the corners against the Wykons 3-2 zone but didn’t make many of them. He had Calumet down for 4-for-27 3-point

Calumet Finds Scoring Against Negaunee

The Copper Kings scored four times in the first period and got five points from Robert Erkkila to cruise past Negaunee Thursday.  Erkkila had three goals and two assists for the Copper Kings, now 6-16-1 overall and 4-6 in the GLHC.  Logan Lemler, Tyler Loukus, Ryan Nelson, Braden Anderson and Tyler Vertin also notched goals,

Kings Win Two At Trenton

The Copper Kings racked up two big wins last weekend at the Michigan Inter-Scholastic League (MIHL) showcase in Trenton. Calumet found itself in a rare situation Friday, participating in a shootout in its game at the MIHL Showcase against Muskegon Mona Shores, and winning it 3-1.  Because of the tight schedule at the unlike the

Calumetathletics.com Ranked #4 In Michigan

Calumet High School’s athletic webpage hit the Michigan Top 10 list again for the month of January at #4 with 17,541 views.  This is a rise from #10 in December, and #17 in November.  Continue to use calumetathletics.com as your source for news articles, pictures, important alerts, forms and all other information related to Calumet

Calumet Wins At Chassell

Calumet equaled its longest winning streak of the year by cruising past Chassell on the road Tuesday.  Winners of three in a row, the Kings had three scorers in double figures. They were led by 20 points from Jake Pieti, 12 in the first half as the Copper Kings established a 31-15 lead.  Paul Torola

Northland Pines Tops Kings

Visiting Northland Pines came up bigger in the finale, sending Calumet to its third loss in four games.  The Eagles edged ahead, then finished the game at the free throw line, knocking down 11 fourth-quarter tries to protect their lead. Calumet led 42-38 after three quarters, but was outscored 20-12 in the fourth. “When we

Kings Rout Lakes

The Copper Kings wore out their undermanned neighbors, holding them to just eight points in the last 24 minutes. “We put a lot of pressure on their guards and were able to wear them down. They played a pretty inspired first quarter, but we were able to wear on them,” Calumet coach Don Hill said.

CHS Hall-of-Famer Bev (Rouse) Lewis to Retire from U of Arkansas

After serving the University of Arkansas as a coach and an administrator for more than three decades, Bev Lewis has announced she will retire on June 30, 2014.  The former Director of Women’s Athletics and current Associate Vice Chancellor and Executive Associate Athletic Director, Lewis has been at the forefront of creating opportunities for all

Kings Outscore Flivvers

Calumet avenged a loss at Kingsford a week before in Great Lakes Hockey League play, defeating the Flivvers 4-2 Saturday night at Calumet Colosseum.  Goals from Travis Porter and Eric Mattila gave the Copper Kings a 2-1 lead after a period before the Flivvers tied it up in the second.  Braden Anderson netted the eventual