Entries for October 2014

A Game for Every Fan: Week 7

A Game for Every Fan: Week 7
Friday, October 10, 2014
League champions will celebrate this weekend. And 88 teams have the opportunity to clinch playoff berths, joining 54 that already have qualified.   But a similar pressure rests on the 117 teams that enter this weekend 3-3 – and needing to win out to earn aut...
Continue Reading

#TBT: Making Hoops History

#TBT: Making Hoops History
Thursday, October 9, 2014
With nearly 90 years of our own to recall, we enjoy history quite a bit at the Michigan High School Athletic Association.  And we also enjoy when those who have been part of our events send us a souvenir like this 1939 Boys Basketball Regional program from March 9...
Continue Reading

This Week on MHSAA.TV

This Week on MHSAA.TV
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Two of the top events from the west side of Michigan's Lower Peninsula highlight last week's action available on-demand at MHSAA.tv.
Continue Reading

Be the Referee: Officials & Injuries

Be the Referee: Officials & Injuries
Thursday, October 9, 2014
This week, MHSAA assistant director Mark Uyl explains the official's role when it comes to player injuries.
Continue Reading

Negaunee Edges Rival to Earn D1 Title

Negaunee Edges Rival to Earn D1 Title
Thursday, October 9, 2014
It has been quite a battle between Negaunee and Kingsford for the Upper Peninsula Division 1 girls tennis championship the past three seasons. They shared the title two years ago. Kingsford then was crowned champion and Negaunee was runner-up last season.
Continue Reading

Football Follies

Football Follies
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
No level of football but this – for the youngest players who have the most vulnerable skulls – allows the idiocy of three games in a weekend.
Continue Reading

2014 Week 7 Football Playoff Listing

2014 Week 7 Football Playoff Listing
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Following is a list of Michigan High School Athletic Association football playing schools, displaying their win-loss records and playoff averages through the sixth week of the season.
Continue Reading

Drive for Detroit: Week 6 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Week 6 in Review
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Less than a month remains in the MHSAA football regular season, and 21 percent of the 11-player playoff field is filled after 53 teams earned qualifying wins during Week 6. A number of others must turn their attention solely to the postseason after the whittling over t...
Continue Reading

MHSAA Teams Up for Leadership Training

MHSAA Teams Up for Leadership Training
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Nothing strengthens a community like neighbors working together. The same can be said for organizations whose missions and goals are closely aligned. Welcome to East Lansing, where the MHSAA and the Michigan State University Institute for the Study of Youth Sports shar...
Continue Reading

Bowl Games Are Bad

Bowl Games Are Bad
Friday, October 3, 2014
The idea to conduct one or more high school football bowl games in Florida in late December is a bad idea on every possible level of consideration. 
Continue Reading

#TBT: 120 Years of Ithaca Football Wins

#TBT: 120 Years of Ithaca Football Wins
Thursday, October 2, 2014
The Ithaca football team has won 61 straight games dating to opening night 2010, a stretch that is the longest active streak in the U.S. But more than a century before the Yellowjackets began this era of invincibility, they were among those embracing the sport during i...
Continue Reading

Sportsmanship Summits Return

Sportsmanship Summits Return
Thursday, October 2, 2014
The Michigan High School Athletic Association will present its Sportsmanship Summit series in November, with this year’s focus on appropriate cheering and creating a fun and positive experience.
Continue Reading

A Game for Every Fan: Week 6

A Game for Every Fan: Week 6
Thursday, October 2, 2014
We’ve reached October, and that means two things – league titles and lots of numbers. We’ll cover the former by telling you which teams are winning what in our weekly Drive for Detroit reports posted each Monday. As for those piles of numbers, here ar...
Continue Reading

Be the Referee: Football Overtime

Be the Referee: Football Overtime
Thursday, October 2, 2014
This week, MHSAA assistant director Mark Uyl explains how football overtime is played at the high school level.
Continue Reading

After Rain, Westwood Reigns Again

After Rain, Westwood Reigns Again
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Pflat! Phlop! Ping! Pitter-patter of early rain drops. 30-love! Out! Those were the sounds of tennis on this chilly, windy fall Wednesday in Michigan's Upper Peninsula at the MHSAA Division 2 Girls Tennis Finals.
Continue Reading

This Week on MHSAA.TV

This Week on MHSAA.TV
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Six schools taking part in the MHSAA’s School Broadcast Program are among nine student broadcast programs across the state receiving grants from the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association Grant Fund and Scholarship Program.
Continue Reading

Page 4 of 4First   Previous   1  2  3  [4]  Next   Last   
Meijer