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Trenton's Turner Takes Turn at No. 1

Trenton's Turner Takes Turn at No. 1
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Trenton's Mike Turner became the winningest hockey coach in MHSAA history Tuesday with his team's 6-0 victory over Wyandotte in a Division 2 Pre-Regional game.  The win pushed Turner's career record to 624-122-41 and past East Kentwood's Ron Baum (623-219-30 from ...
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Sailing into a Sports Blog

Sailing into a Sports Blog
Monday, September 23, 2013
As communications technology and the opportunities it creates continue to steam ahead, those closest to high school sports programs are looking for more ways to stay in touch and up-to-date with the latest happenings and changes. 
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Michigan Fall Previews (update 9/3/13)

Michigan Fall Previews (update 9/3/13)
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Seasons have begun but we're still adding to our mighty list of links to statewide media team and league preview.  This update contains some from five sports, but mostly football from the Battle Creek, Port Huron, Livingston County and Traverse City areas. 
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Learn More About Beating the Heat

Learn More About Beating the Heat
Thursday, August 22, 2013
After a summer of seemingly cool temperatures, Wednesday felt a lot more like what we're used to for the first weeks of August.  WILX 10 from Lansing stopped in to the MHSAA office to learn more about the model heat management policy approved by our Representative...
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Linked Up: Generations of Calls

Linked Up: Generations of Calls
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Father Ralph Burr recently finished his 50th season as an MHSAA official at 76 years old. His daughter Jackie has worked with him for 20 seasons, and son Jeff has served alongside Dad various times over the last 36 years. Add in another son and grandson, and the famil...
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Did you see that? (June 3-9)

Did you see that? (June 3-9)
Monday, June 10, 2013
The second of three weeks of spring MHSAA Finals came to a close with four more champions from lacrosse – plus 16 teams still alive in both baseball and softball, eight in girls soccer and 60 in Lower Peninsula boys golf.
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Did you see that? (May 27-June 2)

Did you see that? (May 27-June 2)
Monday, June 3, 2013
This week’s report of the best from the previous seven days is decidedly slanted toward the action of Friday and Saturday’s MHSAA Finals, Regionals and District competitions. And as always is the case after this incredibly busy first weekend in June, there...
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Did you see that? (May 13-19)

Did you see that? (May 13-19)
Monday, May 20, 2013
These next four weeks make up arguably the most exciting sports time of every school year.  With MHSAA tournament play beginning last week for track and field, girls tennis and lacrosse — plus the other sports settling their league championships&nb...
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Did You See That? (May 6-12)

Did You See That? (May 6-12)
Monday, May 13, 2013
It matters not which school you support: All of us cheer on those who emerge from sad or challenging circumstances to return to the field of play. Those are stories with which we all identify, no matter where they take place or the athletes involved. Grass Lake's Juli...
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Did You See That? (April 29-May 5)

Did You See That? (April 29-May 5)
Monday, May 6, 2013
The resignation of one of Michigan's winningest boys basketball coaches made arguably the biggest headlines during a week that also saw sad news about two more coaches who will be remembered fondly in their respective communities. 
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Did You See That? (April 22-28)

Did You See That? (April 22-28)
Monday, April 29, 2013
The clouds finally began to break last week. And as expected, teams in every spring sport quickly got started catching up on what they'd had to put off most of this month.  Read on for some of the top headlines from all over the state, plus our favorite story ...
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Did You See That? (April 15-21)

Did You See That? (April 15-21)
Monday, April 22, 2013
A rough survey of Michigan newspapers over the last week found at least 13 reported on how this spring's rainy (snowy?) weather has affected spring high school sports. But a few more teams finally made it outside – although all-weather sports like soccer again d...
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Did You See That? (April 8-14)

Did You See That? (April 8-14)
Monday, April 15, 2013
Near-constant rain – and for our northern schools, plenty of snow – has stalled many teams during this spring season. But there still were plenty of notable performances as most schools returned last week from spring break and battled the elements to get ba...
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Linked Up: Meet Mr. Basketball

Linked Up: Meet Mr. Basketball
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
To casual high school basketball fans who hadn't heard about him coming up, Monte Morris introduced himself during Flint Beecher's run to last season's MHSAA Class C championship.  On Monday, the Iowa State recruit won a close competition among the top three final...
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Linked Up: Meet Miss Basketball

Linked Up: Meet Miss Basketball
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Freeland senior Tori Jankoska was named Michigan's Miss Basketball on Monday by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan.  The 5-foot-8 guard helped her team to the Class B Semifinals in 2012. She'll continue her career this fall at Michigan State University...
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Linked Up: Hill Reaches 1,000

Linked Up: Hill Reaches 1,000
Monday, March 4, 2013
The Ann Arbor Pioneer boys and girls swim programs have received national acclaim over the years. And at the head of those efforts has been coach Denny Hill, who celebrated his 1,000th dual meet victory last month. 
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Flint Ice Hockey Loses Respected Official

Flint Ice Hockey Loses Respected Official
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The Flint area and MHSAA hockey community last week mourned the death of popular official Steven Winn. 
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Flint Loses a Coaching Jewel (Flint Journal)

Flint Loses a Coaching Jewel (Flint Journal)
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
The Flint sports community lost a longtime contributor Monday, and one that no doubt left heavy hearts all over Michigan. Longtime Flint Powers Catholic coach Jack Pratt died at the age of 84.
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MI Fall, HS Ball (Lansing State Journal)

MI Fall, HS Ball (Lansing State Journal)
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
One of the newest additions to the Lansing State Journal is its Michigander section, which each week highlights great reasons to enjoy life in our home state. And last week's section declared what we've always felt -- that high school football is weaved into our commu...
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