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Hoops on Film: 1971 Class A Boys Final

Hoops on Film: 1971 Class A Boys Final
Monday, July 6, 2015
A battle between the best in the Saginaw Valley and the Detroit Public School League will be featured this week as part of MHSAA.tv’s Hoops On Film Series.
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Hoops on Film: 1954 Class A Boys Final

Hoops on Film: 1954 Class A Boys Final
Monday, June 29, 2015
This week's installment of MHSAA.tv's Hoops on Film series features the first championship victory for one of Michigan's most accomplished boys basketball programs.
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#TBT: Inkala Celebrated as Athlete, Coach

#TBT: Inkala Celebrated as Athlete, Coach
Thursday, June 25, 2015
The mid-Michigan and statewide tennis communities are mourning the death last weekend of longtime Okemos girls coach Al Inkala, who led the Chieftains to four MHSAA championships over a 20-season tenure that ended in 2013. He was 66 years old. But long before Inkala gu...
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Hoops on Film: 1973 Class C Boys Final

Hoops on Film: 1973 Class C Boys Final
Monday, June 22, 2015
Straight out of the dusty tin canisters where they’ve sat for a long time, some of the classic basketball championship games of years past will be featured for 10 weeks this summer on MHSAA.tv’s Hoops On Film Series.
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Highlight Reel: Boys Basketball Finals

Highlight Reel: Boys Basketball Finals
Saturday, March 28, 2015
The winter sports season concluded Saturday with the MHSAA Boys Basketball Finals at the Breslin Center at Michigan State University. Click below for highlight clips from every game plus links to watch them in full. 
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Godwin Heights Caps Long Trip to Top

Godwin Heights Caps Long Trip to Top
Saturday, March 28, 2015
The final seconds of Friday night at the Breslin Center were about relief for Wyoming Godwin Heights senior Delaney Blaylock, after he led the Wolverines to their first MHSAA championship game berth.  Relief turned into disbelief Saturday – and satisfaction...
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Bucs Take Place Among Beecher Greats

Bucs Take Place Among Beecher Greats
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Flint Beecher's basketball players warmed up Saturday wearing red and white T-shirts proclaiming the 2015 Buccaneers as Genesee Area Conference Red Division champions.  It was certainly an understated look for a team with much loftier goals than league titles.
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Western Ends Perfect Run with 1st Title

Western Ends Perfect Run with 1st Title
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Even in their own city, even after all they'd accomplished this season, Detroit Western International's basketball players were somewhat of a curiosity when they showed up at Calihan Hall to play in the MHSAA Class A Quarterfinals on Tuesday.  Western had been th...
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North Central Finishes Memorable Run

North Central Finishes Memorable Run
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Powers North Central’s three-season quest to win its first boys basketball championship since 1984 will go down as one of the most successful in MHSAA history. And how the Jets finished this winter should make them among to most memorable Class D champions for a...
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Ford Arrives in 1st MHSAA Title Game

Ford Arrives in 1st MHSAA Title Game
Friday, March 27, 2015
Kenneth Flowers has been reminded more than a few times this week what he stepped into when he took over the Detroit Henry Ford boys basketball program eight seasons ago. Congratulatory e-mails. Phone calls. Contacts from Henry Ford alumni dating back to the class of ...
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Highlight Reel: Class B Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class B Semifinals
Friday, March 27, 2015
Wyoming Godwin Heights and Detroit Henry Ford advanced to the MHSAA Class B Boys Basketball Final with Semifinal wins Friday at the Breslin Center.
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Highlight Reel: Class A Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class A Semifinals
Friday, March 27, 2015
Saginaw Arthur Hill and Detroit Western International advanced to the MHSAA Class A Boys Basketball Final with Semifinal wins Friday at the Breslin Center. Click below for video highlights from all four teams that took the court. 
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Godwin Hts Earns Championship Chance

Godwin Hts Earns Championship Chance
Friday, March 27, 2015
Three District titles, three Regional titles and 75 wins give Wyoming Godwin Heights one of the most impressive three-season resumes of any MHSAA team in any sport.  But that’s not what Delaney Blaylock was thinking about when he embraced teammate Michael W...
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Western Takes Next Step to Make History

Western Takes Next Step to Make History
Friday, March 27, 2015
Brailen Neely and his Detroit Western International teammates have heard plenty about Detroit Redford’s glories past. Their coach, Derrick McDowell, coached Redford from 1993-94 through 2005 and took two teams to Class A runner-up finishes. “When they win, ...
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Arthur Hill Books Return Trip to Finals

Arthur Hill Books Return Trip to Finals
Friday, March 27, 2015
Saginaw Arthur Hill's run to this season's Class A championship game has been the result of strong on-court performances – but with a boost from a pair of behind-the-scenes conversations as well. For the first meeting, coach Greg McMath invited all of his player...
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Highlight Reel: Class D Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class D Semifinals
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Morenci and Powers North Central advanced to the MHSAA Class D Boys Basketball Final with Semifinal wins Thursday at the Breslin Center.
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North Central Powers to D Title Game

North Central Powers to D Title Game
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Powers North Central can play too fast. That’s what happened the last time the Jets came to Breslin Center, at the end of 2012-13.  But few teams have been able to slow them down when their clicking like they did during Thursday’s final Class D Semifi...
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Promise Kept, Dream Continues for Morenci

Promise Kept, Dream Continues for Morenci
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Every summer, Morenci boys basketball coach Jim Bauer comes up with a catchy, aspiration-filled slogan for his kids basketball camp T-shirts. Pathway to Breslin. Small Town, Big Time. “Breslin is on every shirt,” Bauer said, “but deep down, you&rsquo...
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Highlight Reel: Class C Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class C Semifinals
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian and Flint Beecher advanced to the MHSAA Class C Boys Basketball Final with Semifinal wins Thursday at the Breslin Center.
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Beecher Back in Breslin Center Form

Beecher Back in Breslin Center Form
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Few high school teams have made a home of Michigan State University’s Breslin Center like Flint Beecher over the last decade.  That’s what made last season’s just-miss of MHSAA Finals weekend so unsettling. And Beecher seemed to take out all of ...
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