Prep Roundup: Inclement weather postpones, cancels several area games; Standfest's 30 points lift Elks over Harbor Springs

Jan. 9—TRAVERSE CITY — Several high school sports in the northern Michigan area had their games canceled or postponed on Tuesday because of inclement weather.

Both the Traverse City Central boys and girls basketball teams were scheduled to face Saginaw Heritage, but those contests were canceled without any make-up date. Brethren girls basketball was set to face Marion but was also canceled.

East Jordan girls and boys basketball postponed their Lake Michigan Conference matchups against Grayling with no date yet set. Lake Leelanau St. Mary versus Grand Traverse Academy girls basketball postponed their game as well.

Bellaire versus Pellston and Gaylord St. Mary versus Onaway postponed their Ski Valley Conference girls basketball games with make-up dates to be announced later.


Elk Rapids 61

Harbor Springs 50

Elk Rapids: Kendall Standfest 30 points, 9 rebounds, 2 blocks; Morgan Bergquist 16 points, 12 rebounds; Ally Plum 6 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists; Rhielynn Skrocki 5 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists.

UP NEXT: The Elks (7-1, 2-0 Lake Michigan) travel to Grayling on Thursday. The Rams (4-2, 1-1 Lake Michigan) host East Jordan on Thursday.

Benzie Central 44

Onekama 35

Benzie Central: Kara Johnson 21 points; Flora Zickert 7 points.

UP NEXT: The Huskies (3-3, 2-1 Northwest) travel to Leland on Thursday. The Portagers (5-2, 3-1 Northwest) travel to Kingsley on Thursday.

Ellsworth 46

Petoskey SM 31

Ellsworth: Hannah Essenberg 12 points; Kerri DeYoung 10 points; Isabella Essenberg 9 points.

UP NEXT: The Lancers (5-3, 3-1 Northern Lakes) host Burt Lake Northern Michigan Christian on Friday. The Guardians (1-3) travel to Mackinaw City on Jan. 18.

Boyne City 53

Kalkaska 51

Kalkaska: Lucy Hall 16 points; Ally Sutton 12 points, 7 rebounds, 3 blocks; Alyssa Colvin 11 points, 14 rebounds.

UP NEXT: The Ramblers (3-4, 1-1 Lake Michigan) host Traverse City St. Francis on Thursday. The Blazers (0-4, 0-1 Lake Michigan) host Charlevoix on Thursday.

Frankfort 39

Kingsley 35

Frankfort: Addie Chownyk 15 points; Savina Anhalt 10 points; Evelyn VanTol 10 points.

Kingsley: Annie Strange 9 points.

UP NEXT: The Panthers (5-3, 1-3 Northwest) host Suttons Bay on Thursday. The Stags (5-3, 2-2 Northwest) host Onekama on Thursday.

Glen Lake 50

Leland 29

Glen Lake: Eleanor Valkner 11 points, 16 rebounds; Lydia Fosmore 12 points, 7 rebounds; Jessie Pugh 9 points, 12 rebounds; Tila Shimek 10 points, 9 rebounds; Hailey Anderson 6 points.

Leland: Mallory Lowe 20 points; Elli Miller 9 points.

UP NEXT: The Lakers (6-2, 4-0 Northwest) travel to Buckley on Thursday. The Comets (4-2, 2-2 Northwest) host Benzie Central on Thursday.

Buckley 63

Suttons Bay 22

UP NEXT: The Bears (4-3, 1-2 Northwest) host Glen Lake on Thursday. The Norse travel to Frankfort on Thursday.

Ellsworth 46

Petoskey SM 31

UP NEXT: The Lancers (5-3, 4-1 Northern Lakes) host Burt Lake Northern Michigan Christian on Friday. The Guardians (1-3) travel to Mackinaw City Jan 18.

Harbor Light 34

Alanson 25

UP NEXT: Harbor Light (4-4, 2-2 Northern Lakes) host Grand Traverse Academy on Thursday.


Elk Rapids 68

Harbor Springs 60

Elk Rapids: Keagen Cotterman 16 points, 11 rebounds; Haven Somers 14 points; Wyatt Borgy 12 points; Noah Hilley 11 points.

Harbor Springs: Braeden Flynn 22 points; Rider Bartel 18 points.

UP NEXT: The Elks (4-6, 3-1 Lake Michigan) host Grayling on Friday. The Rams (5-4, 2-2 Lake Michigan) travel to East Jordan on Friday.

Boyne City 49

Kalkaska 39

UP NEXT: The Ramblers (6-4, 2-2 Lake Michigan) travel to Traverse City St. Francis on Friday. The Blazers (1-8, 0-3 Lake Michigan) travel to Charlevoix on Friday.

Sault Area 71

Gaylord 59

UP NEXT: The Blue Devils (4-5, 2-2 Big North) travel to Cadillac on Thursday.