Calumet Girls Varsity Basketball

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Calumet Defeats LL-H in Non-Conference Action

The Calumet Copper Kings (14-0) continued its perfect season, defeating the Lake Linden-Hubbell Lakes 44-22 in a nonconference contest Monday in Calumet. “We played far from a perfect game and we need to continue to work on things, like always,” Calumet head coach Jeff Twardzik said. “but the kids are working hard to get through

#1 Copper Kings Keep Rolling

For nearly a quarter Thursday night, the Calumet High girls basketball team looked a little vulnerable against L’Anse. But once the No. 1 Class C team in the state got rolling, the Hornets were in trouble. “I thought we were a little tentative tonight,” CHS coach Jeff Twardzik said after his team’s 59-35 win. “Maybe

Kings Get Huge WestPAC Win at Hancock

With the Hancock crowd projecting the loudest cheers of the night, Calumet senior guard Clara Loukus pounded the ball into the floor as she came up the court. As she reached the 3-point line, junior Hailey Wickstrom set a screen for Loukus on the right wing, catching enough of Hancock senior Molly Berg to allow

Kings Win At Chassell

As befitting their rank as the No. 1-ranked team in Class C state girls basketball circles this season, the Calumet Copper Kings took care of business Monday night. The Kings grabbed a 23-2 lead after one quarter against the Chassell Panthers and rolled to a 61-16 victory. CHS coach Jeff Twardzik said his team wasn’t

“Off the Schneid”

You would think a team fresh off a state championship would have nothing left to prove. But while the Calumet Copper Kings had a Class C state title in its trophy case, they could not yet claim to be the best team in the Copper Country. On Tuesday, that all changed. Calumet senior Clara Loukus

#1 Copper Kings Handle Ontonagon

On the same day the Associated Press named the Calumet Copper Kings the No. 1 Class C team in the state, Calumet appeared every bit deserving of the ranking.  Calumet senior Loretta Halonen scored 18 points, while sophomore Lea Bjorn added 11, as Calumet dominated the Ontonagon Gladiators, winning 71-29 in a nonconference game Tuesday

Calumet Girls #1 in State-Wide AP Poll

For the first time in school history, The Calumet girls basketball team has been named # 1 in the Associated Press state-wide poll. The top 10 teams in the Michigan Associated Press high school basketball poll, with records in parentheses, are listed below. Totals are based on 15 points for a first-place vote, 14 for

Calumet Girls #1 in UP Poll

The first basketball poll by the Upper Peninsula Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association features five teams. At the top of Class ABC girls is the Calumet Copper Kings (8-0). Calumet hasn’t had a close game, yet, this season, outscoring opponents by an average score of 66.1 to 33.8. Its closest game was a 60-41 win on

Calumet Beats L’Anse in WestPAC Play

The blueprint for defeating a team as strong as the Calumet Copper Kings girls’ basketball team does not include a mass number of turnovers. The L’Anse Purple Hornets (2-4) turned a game that was close at halftime into a rout in favor of the visitors thanks to the inordinate number of times they turned the

Kings Dominate Wakefield-Marenisco

When Wakefield-Marenisco athletic director Mark Lane had a solution for the Cardinals open spot on the schedule, he suggested coach Bruce Mahler sit down before he told him. It was Class C defending state champion Calumet. Mahler didn’t hesitate to take the game.  Calumet dominated from start to finish, beating the Cardinals 76-25 Monday night.