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Another Title for Alessi, Brother Rice

Another Title for Alessi, Brother Rice
Sunday, June 8, 2014
Along with a fortunate few Saturday, Jason Alessi finished his senior year with a win – and an MHSAA title. But there can’t be many over the last 90 years who have contributed to seven Finals championships. 
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Country Day Wins Close to Close Title Run

Country Day Wins Close to Close Title Run
Saturday, June 7, 2014
Detroit Country Day this spring earned one of the most notable wins in Michigan boys lacrosse history. But despite handing Birmingham Brother Rice its first in-state loss since 2002, by a score of 8-7, the Yellowjackets also lost four one-goal games – and coach ...
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Preview: Boys Lacrosse Eyes on Detroit

Preview: Boys Lacrosse Eyes on Detroit
Friday, June 6, 2014
Some things change. Others stay the same.  For the first time in the decade of MHSAA Lacrosse Finals, all four boys teams playing for championships are from the Detroit area. But Birmingham Brother Rice, despite losing its first in-state game this spring sinc...
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Cranes Win Close When it Counts

Cranes Win Close When it Counts
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Before Saturday afternoon’s MHSAA Division 2 Final, the Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood boys lacrosse team had lost five games by one goal. The Cranes reversed that trend in the most important game of the season, and celebrated the program’s first tit...
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Brother Rice Comes Back, Adds to Streak

Brother Rice Comes Back, Adds to Streak
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Few players get the opportunity to end a season with an MHSAA championship. After Saturday’s 14-10 win over Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern/Eastern, Birmingham Brother Rice senior Sergio Perkovic has done it six times.
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Finals Preview: Champs Again Favorites

Finals Preview: Champs Again Favorites
Friday, June 7, 2013
Michigan has known only one MHSAA Division 1 boys lacrosse champion, Birmingham Brother Rice. And Grand Rapids Forest Hills Central is the Division 2 power of late, with two titles in three seasons and the possibility of adding another this weekend.
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Brother Rice continues D1 dynasty

 Brother Rice continues D1 dynasty
Saturday, June 9, 2012
Bloomfield Hills Brother Rice remains the only Division 1 boys lacrosse champion in MHSAA history. But not without having to withstand pesky Ann Arbor Pioneer in Saturday’s Final at Seaholm High.
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Comeback Rangers Regain Top Spot

Comeback Rangers Regain Top Spot
Saturday, June 9, 2012
First, Trent Bohrmann’s stick flew high into the air. Then his right glove, followed by his left. Finally, Bohrmann tossed his helmet to one side before being embraced by another mohawk-shaved teammate coming toward him from the other. The senior goalie wouldn&rs...
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'Sudden Victory' takes 7 overtimes

'Sudden Victory' takes 7 overtimes
Friday, April 13, 2012
Okemos boys lacrosse coach Shawn Grady has joked that he gave so many pep talks on March 24, he pushed into his material for the Chieftains’ end-of-season Senior Night. He needed every word in what stands today as the longest lacrosse game in MHSAA history.
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