Prep events postponed

ESCANABA – Due to extreme cold in the area, prep events have been cancelled over the weekend and Monday night.

Due to the closure of US-2 on Saturday, the St. Ignace at Gladstone boys basketball game was postponed. The St. Ignace and Newberry wrestling teams were also unable to reach the Escanaba Elks wrestling tournament.

Five area basketball games have been postponed for tonight. They include the Escanaba at Manistique and Engadine at Big Bay de Noc girls’ contests and the Menominee at Escanaba, Big Bay at Carney-Nadeau and North Central at North Dickinson boys’ match-ups.

Also postponed tonight is the Iron Mountain Invitational competitive cheer meet, involving Manistique and Escanaba.

Make-up dates have yet to be announced.