Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 29 Jul 2014 20:56:31 EDTTue, 29 Jul 2014 20:56:31 EDT the basics the summer drawing to a close, Alpena's soccer players are getting ready to start sharpening their skills to prepare for the highly competitive Big North competition they'll face again this year.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlpena 11U baseball team goes 1-3 in Ohio Valley Regional playoffs, KENTUCKY-The Alpena 11U baseball team went 1-3 in the Ohio Valley Regional playoffs in Kentucky this weekend. This was Alpena 11U's first appearance in the Ohio?Valley Regional.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlpena 12U falls to Prairie Village KENTUCKY-The Alpena 12U team was eliminated from World Series playoff contention by Prairie Village, Kentucky when it lost 12-7 on Saturday. Alpena (2-2) was led at the bat by Kyle VanDusen and Jared Sharpe, with two hits each.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTP.I.G.S. Invitational ThunderCats 14U Green went 5-1 during the P.I.G.S Invitational while taking home the championship in Rogers City. The ThunderCats dropped the opening game to Line Drive Gold 6-0. The Cats were only able to put together four hits.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTAlpena 12U wins two in Kentucky, KENTUCKY- The Alpena 12U team bounced back in a big way on Friday when it beat Connersville, Indiana 4-2 and Homewood, Illinois 8-2. It's victories helped catapult it to the number two seed in today's bracket pla.Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT