2016 U.P. Football All-Star Game in Marquette on June 25th

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Upper Peninsula Football All-Star Game

Marquette, MIJune 7, 2016 – The best graduating seniors and select coaches from across the Upper Peninsula will face off June 25th one more time in an exciting North vs. South All-Star Football Game at the Superior Dome in Marquette. Great Lakes Radio is excited to broadcast the entire game to listeners all across the U.P. on 103-FXD in Marquette and on WRUP 92.7 in Escanaba. We will also be streaming the game LIVE on wfxd.com!

Every year, the best graduating football players in the Upper Peninsula are invited to play in a North vs. South all-star game. Leading up to the big game on Saturday afternoon is an exciting week that includes a Skills Challenge, Media Day, an All-Star Banquet and more. Each team will have 40 players from 20 schools in the north or south region. The teams will each have between five and 8 coaches.

The North team will include players from Baraga, Brimley, Calumet, Ewen-Trout Creek, Gogebic (Bessemer-Wakefield-Marenisco), Gwinn, Hacock, Houghton, Ironwood, Ishpeming, Lake Linden-Hubbell, L’Anse, Marquette, Munising, Negaunee, Newberry, Ontongon, Sault Area, Superior Central and Westwood. The team will be coached by Fred Bryant, Head Coach for the Newberry Indians.

The South Team will include players from Bark River-Harris, Cedarville, Engadine, Escanaba, Forest Park, Gladstone, Iron Mountain, Kingsford, Manistique, Menominee, Mid Peninsula, North Central, North Dickinson, Norway, Pickford, Rapid River, Rudyard, St. Ignace, Stephenson and West Iron County. The team will be coached by Matt Johnson, Head Coach of the Rudyard Bulldogs.

The game will be covered by a guest announcer from Great Lakes Radio as well as a few others TBD. Listeners in most of the Upper Peninsula will be able to catch the game on 103.3 FM WFXD. Listeners in the southern parts of the Upper Peninsula can tune into 92.7 FM WRUP to catch the game as well. Listers outside of the U.P. can catch a live stream of the game here at WFXD.com!

 

Upper Peninsula All Star Football Game Collage

Catch all of the excitement of the 2016 U.P. All-Star Football Game!