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No More 'Just Misses' for D2 Champions

No More 'Just Misses' for D2 Champions
Sunday, March 2, 2014
What a difference a year makes. After the 2013 Division 2 Singles Finals, Alex Ouellette from Bay City John Glenn left Century Lanes after coming in second place, vowing to return and win it all.  Fast forward to Saturday, and Ouellette is the 2014 boys champion...
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Strong Finish, Bright Beginning in D4

Strong Finish, Bright Beginning in D4
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Sandusky senior Melissa Sleda has faced Vandercook Lake’s Malloree Ambs with championships on the line a number of times over the last four seasons. Sleda earned one more chance against her standout opponent during Saturday’s MHSAA Final – and took ...
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Friday Standouts, Saturday Champs in D3

Friday Standouts, Saturday Champs in D3
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Fremont junior Sam Brandt’s opponent in the MHSAA singles bowling championship match Saturday seemingly had a hometown advantage.  However, despite living 150 miles away, Brandt feels right at home and has had plenty of success at Airport Lanes in Jackson, ...
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Team, League Mates Face Off in D1

Team, League Mates Face Off in D1
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Familiarity reigned supreme at the MHSAA Division 1 Bowling Singles Finals on Saturday at Sunnybrook Lanes. In the girls competition, teammates and classmates Emily Dietz and Julia Huren, sophomores at Westland John Glenn, faced off in the championship match. And in th...
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Seniors Lead Winning Efforts in D4

Seniors Lead Winning Efforts in D4
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Jonesville’s boys bowling team made it all the way to the championship match at the 2012 Division 4 Bowling Team Final before falling to Rogers City. The Comets pledged to return and win the school’s first MHSAA title in any sport.
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Kearsley Sweeps D2 Bowling Titles

Kearsley Sweeps D2 Bowling Titles
Friday, February 28, 2014
Flint Kearsley swept the MHSAA Division Bowling Finals as the boys took home their first championship trophy and the girls claimed their second title in three years Friday. "It's awesome. It'll never get old," Kearsley girls coach Robert Ploof said. "Just to have t...
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One Streak Extends, Another Begins in D1

One Streak Extends, Another Begins in D1
Friday, February 28, 2014
For one champion, it was that same old story. And for the other, it was a long time coming. The MHSAA Division 1 Bowling Team Finals saw Davison High’s girls three-peat, and the boys from Detroit U-D Jesuit begin what they hope will be a similar streak in claimi...
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Fremont Boys, Cros-Lex Girls Claim D3

Fremont Boys, Cros-Lex Girls Claim D3
Friday, February 28, 2014
Fremont junior Sam Brandt fell a little short of perfection Friday afternoon in the championship match of the MHSAA Division 3 Boys Bowling Final at Airport Lanes in Jackson. However, Brandt did not come up short in terms of a championship. 
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Finals Preview: Regulars' Roll Call

Finals Preview: Regulars' Roll Call
Friday, February 28, 2014
The boys and girls sides of this weekend’s MHSAA Bowling Finals could follow distinctly different storylines with team competition set to begin Friday. Regulars like Davison, Tecumseh, Vandercook Lake and Sandusky are among favorites again in the girls compet...
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Top Seeds Take D2 Top Honors

Top Seeds Take D2 Top Honors
Saturday, March 2, 2013
History was made Saturday in Waterford as Jordan Richard, a junior from Tecumseh, became the first MHSAA Finals back-to-back singles champion. "It's amazing," Richards said. "We wanted it as a team, too, but unfortunately it didn't work out so well."
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Unique Style, Rare Path Mark D3 Champs

Unique Style, Rare Path Mark D3 Champs
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Two hands were better than one Saturday afternoon in the championship match of the MHSAA Division 3 boys singles bowling tournament at Airport Lanes in Jackson. Adam LaRoe of Napoleon, who uses the same unorthodox two-handed delivery as PBA touring professional Jason B...
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D4's Best Survive Close Final Matches

D4's Best Survive Close Final Matches
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Vandercook Lake’s Malloree Ambs and Rogers City’s Bailey Budnik outlasted the competition Saturday at Sunnybrook Golf and Bowl to be crowned the MHSAA’s Division 4 bowling girls and boys singles champions, respectively. Ambs, who defeated Oscoda sopho...
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Roll Offs Decide D1 Championships

Roll Offs Decide D1 Championships
Saturday, March 2, 2013
The MHSAA Division 1 Finals at Northway Lanes in Muskegon were not a place for the faint of heart Saturday.  In both the girls and the boys divisions, the eventual champions needed to win a roll off en route to winning a singles bowling title. 
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'Teamwork' Fuels D2 Champs

'Teamwork' Fuels D2 Champs
Saturday, March 2, 2013
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. At least, that's what the Jackson Northwest girls bowling team decided to do. After losing in the MHSAA Semifinals last year to Tecumseh and in the Quarterfinals in 2011 to Charlotte, the Mounties were looking to make it t...
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Salem Boys, Davison Girls Rule Division 1

Salem Boys, Davison Girls Rule Division 1
Friday, March 1, 2013
Being the best bowling team in the city of Plymouth is saying something. With two boys bowling teams from Plymouth reaching the elite eight of the MHSAA Division 1 Bowling Final, the city stamped itself as one of the best for bowling in the state. For the Plymouth Sale...
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Comeback Champs Claim D3 Titles

Comeback Champs Claim D3 Titles
Friday, March 1, 2013
It was not necessarily a bad thing to be behind early in the final game of the MHSAA Division 3 boys and girls Bowling Finals on Friday at Airport Lanes in Jackson. Livonia Clarenceville won the boys championship, and Battle Creek Pennfield captured the girls title aft...
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Vandercook, Gabriel Richard Tops in D4

Vandercook, Gabriel Richard Tops in D4
Friday, March 1, 2013
During eight of the first nine seasons of MHSAA Girls Bowling Finals, either Vandercook Lake or Sandusky made the championship match to end the winter. And after meeting – and splitting – the last two Finals matches, it seemed only right that they met to de...
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Finals Preview: A Decade of Pinfalls

Finals Preview: A Decade of Pinfalls
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Beginning with Friday's Team Finals, the MHSAA will cap a decade of bowling as a sponsored sport by awarding 16 champions over a 30-hour period. All Team Finals are Friday, and Individual Finals are Saturday. And Second Half will have coverage of them all. 
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Boys Singles Finals: No Pins to Spare

Boys Singles Finals: No Pins to Spare
Sunday, March 4, 2012
No one said becoming the first-ever two-time boys MHSAA Singles champ would be easy. But after the winning the Division 1 title as a sophomore, Davison senior Taylor Greene took home top honors for the second time by defeating Lake Orion senior Kevin Yang on Saturday a...
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Boys Bowling: Final Knockdown

Boys Bowling: Final Knockdown
Saturday, March 3, 2012
Macomb Dakota’s Division 1 championship defense got off to a slow start Friday at M-66 Bowl. So slow, that it looked like the Cougars might not survive the qualifying round. But once they found their groove, the favorites began to fall. Find out how, and the st...
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