Heavy snow forces prep sports postponements

HOUGHTON – Heavy snow throughout the Copper Country has caused the postponement or cancellation of all Tuesday’s prep sports schedule. The following are known make-up dates:

Tonight’s Lake Linden-Hubbell at Houghton and Watersmeet at Ewen-Trout Creek boys’ basketball games will be played Wednesday at their originally scheduled times.

The U.P. championship ski meet scheduled for Blackjack Mountain today will be Thursday morning.

The Kingsford at Hancock hockey game scheduled for tonight will be played Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Houghton County Arena.

The Chassell at Baraga boys’ basketball game scheduled for tonight will be played Monday at 5:30 p.m., with the JV game slated for 4 p.m.

No make-up date is currently known for Jeffers at Calumet.

The following prep sports contests have been cancelled permanently:

Houghton at Calumet JV hockey

Calumet at Dollar Bay girls’ basketball

L’Anse at Ontonagon boys’ basketball

Lake Linden-Hubbell at L’Anse girls’ basketball