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Records Report

Kraatz Passes Turner on Assist List

Kraatz Passes Turner on Assist List
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Arguably the biggest individual headline this boys basketball season was made by Allen Park Inter-City Baptist senior Evan Kraatz. Also one of the all-time assist leaders in MHSAA boys soccer history, Kraatz broke the boys basketball career assists record that had stoo...
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Mona Shores Rides Air Show to Playoffs

Mona Shores Rides Air Show to Playoffs
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Muskegon Mona Shores made the MHSAA football playoffs for the first time in 2013, boosted by the highest-scoring offense in school history. Two of the top contributors now appear on the MHSAA records lists as well, with more sure to come this fall for the one running t...
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Standouts Finish on Record Kicks

Standouts Finish on Record Kicks
Friday, April 11, 2014
Never underestimate the value of a talented kicker on a high school football team. This season’s MHSAA Finals showed again just how much that unheralded player can contribute to a championship effort.
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Kraatz' Goal: Set Teammates Up to Score

Kraatz' Goal: Set Teammates Up to Score
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Allen Park Inter-City Baptist's Evan Kraatz will graduate this spring as the most accomplished passer in MHSAA history.  And that's not just because of Kraatz' publicized accomplishment this winter.
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Ithaca's Smith Stands Among Top QBs

Ithaca's Smith Stands Among Top QBs
Monday, April 7, 2014
Ithaca, and quarterback Travis Smith in particular, are all over the MHSAA football record book after extending the program’s winning streak to 56 straight games in 2013. Read on to see some of his incredible totals, plus recently-added record setters i...
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Dow Duo Rises to Top in Doubles

Dow Duo Rises to Top in Doubles
Friday, April 4, 2014
Midland Dow’s fifth straight MHSAA championship in the fall was keyed by another outstanding group of veterans who have grown up winning in the program – including the most successful doubles players in MHSAA history. Find out more about that pair, plus the...
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Brothers Shine as Baseball Aces

Brothers Shine as Baseball Aces
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Remus Chippewa Hills baseball was in good hands over the last six seasons – those of brothers Erik and Jake Tarbell, who combined to go 76-15 on mound from the start of Erik’s career in 2008 to the close of Jake’s last spring. Read on for more about t...
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Softball Streaks Continue into 2014

Softball Streaks Continue into 2014
Monday, March 31, 2014
Softball season is on the verge of starting as the snow continues to melt and fields dry out this week. And as games begin, we’ll be keeping an eye on a pair of standouts carrying two of the longest hitting streaks in MHSAA history – including one chasing t...
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Serving Up Stellar Performances

Serving Up Stellar Performances
Thursday, March 27, 2014
A pair of volleyball aces, or rather acers, top this week’s list of additions to the MHSAA record book listings. Check out some of the back stories as well behind this week's additions in baseball, girls and boys basketball, football, girls lacrosse and boys tenn...
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Sailors Soccer Zeroes In On Shutouts

Sailors Soccer Zeroes In On Shutouts
Friday, October 11, 2013
A goal-scoring record plus recognition of one of the team's best at keeping shots out of the net are among recent additions to the MHSAA record listings.  Read on for more, including Cadillac ice hockey's record for two goals scored in the shortest amount of time ...
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Mancelona's Derrer Delivers Nat'l Record

Mancelona's Derrer Delivers Nat'l Record
Monday, September 9, 2013
Mancelona’s Dakota Derrer will enter her final high school softball season as an MHSAA and national record holder. The senior shortstop has been added to the MHSAA record book for 20 triples she hit in 2012 as a sophomore, one of 12 recent additions to the MHSAA ...
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Records Report: Chatfield Finds the Net

Records Report: Chatfield Finds the Net
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Over the last decade, the Chatfield family from Burt Lake Northern Michigan Christian has rewritten much of the MHSAA soccer record book, with 35 listings bearing that last name. Aaron, a senior this year, likely will graduate as the best of the bunch. The newest M...
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Records Report: Ashby Wins 6-0, 6-0 ...

Records Report: Ashby Wins 6-0, 6-0 ...
Friday, May 10, 2013
Kalamazoo Hackett Catholic Central's Meika Ashby is finishing up an incredible high school career and a senior season that's already included breaking an MHSAA record for most straight-set shutout wins. That and an impressive winning streak that ended in the final m...
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Records Report: VanNoord Goes National

Records Report: VanNoord Goes National
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Holly VanNoord capped her Hudsonville Unity Christian soccer career last spring by helping hoist the team’s third MHSAA championship trophy won during her brilliant four seasons in goal. But her accomplishments as the team’s keeper made more than just MHSA...
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Records Report: Bowen Among Best

Records Report: Bowen Among Best
Friday, April 26, 2013
Letitia Bowen led Buchanan to the top of Class C in 1990 with 31 points and 13 rebounds in a 42-34 MHSAA Final win over Detroit Country Day that gave the Bucks their first girls basketball title. This week's "Records Report" recalls the mid-1980s and just a month ago,...
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Records Report: Gussert Joins the Elite

Records Report: Gussert Joins the Elite
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Crystal Falls Forest Park junior Lexi Gussert has been one of the state’s most dangerous scorers over the last two seasons. It's a much-deserved reputation, considering the numbers she put up again this season. Gussert's name has been added to the MHSAA record bo...
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Records Report: Shark Sets Standard

Records Report: Shark Sets Standard
Friday, December 21, 2012
Allison Smith needed only three seasons to become one of the MHSAA's top setters of all-time.  But her final season this fall surely was the most memorable for the St. Louis standout.
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Records Report: Pioneer 1st in Lacrosse

Records Report: Pioneer 1st in Lacrosse
Friday, December 7, 2012
While we try to keep up with record book submissions all year long, the month of December is a key time for catch-up as fall sports are recently done and spring sports are just getting going before schools take a few weeks off. Here are some of our most recent submissi...
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Records Report: Stiles Strikes Out 25

Records Report: Stiles Strikes Out 25
Friday, September 14, 2012
Four pitchers combined for 49 strikeouts when Bath's baseball team faced Pewamo-Westphalia through 40 mph winds on April 16. The first hit of the game didn’t come until the 11th inning, and the lone run wasn’t scored until the 13th, when the Bees finally c...
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Records Report: Rams Star Tops in G-Lax

Records Report: Rams Star Tops in G-Lax
Friday, August 17, 2012
Rockford grad Andi Raymond is the most prolific scorer in the young history of MHSAA girls lacrosse, with her accomplishments from 2007-10 now entered into the MHSAA record books. Check out the highlights from the latest additions for her sport, as well as softball, wr...
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