Entries for November 2016

This Week in High School Sports: 11/11/16

This Week in High School Sports: 11/11/16
Friday, November 11, 2016
The latest edition of "This Week In High School Sports" features Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart’s repeat championship in girls cross country, passes out two Game Balls, discusses uncatchable passes in Be The Referee and finishes with an MHSAA Perspective on the ...
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Big Ten TV

Big Ten TV
Friday, November 11, 2016
The Big Ten Conference likes to say it "appreciates" high school football within its footprint; but the evidence is otherwise.
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Today in the MHSAA: 11/11/16

Today in the MHSAA: 11/11/16
Friday, November 11, 2016
A total of 32 Regional championships were earned by volleyball teams across our state Thursday as a number of ranked teams faced off and a few of the unranked delivered the night’s biggest stunners.
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Performance: Hart's Adelyn Ackley

Performance: Hart's Adelyn Ackley
Friday, November 11, 2016
After finishing runner-up at the 2015 Lower Peninsula Division 3 Final to Traverse City St. Francis’ Holly Bullough as a freshman, Hart's Adelyn Ackley was driven for more Saturday at Michigan International Speedway. Not only did she emerge as champion this time,...
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Drive for Detroit: Playoff R3 Preview

Drive for Detroit: Playoff R3 Preview
Friday, November 11, 2016
The best have risen to the occasion this MHSAA Football Playoffs. But this weekend's 11-player Regional Finals and 8-player Semifinals are guaranteed to be the final stop for a handful of teams that haven't experienced a loss this fall. Of 20 teams still undefeated, 1...
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Be the Referee: Uncatchable Pass

Be the Referee: Uncatchable Pass
Thursday, November 10, 2016
This week, MHSAA assistant director Mark Uyl explains how the "uncatchable pass" is not a consideration when it comes to high school football interference penalties.
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Today in the MHSAA: 11/10/16

Today in the MHSAA: 11/10/16
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Wednesday was another this week with no high school sports action, but here's a neat story on someone making his final contribution to a football community this weekend.
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Meet Jared Smith, P-W's Record Setter

Meet Jared Smith, P-W's Record Setter
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Jared Smith saw the parking lot full and cars lining Clintonia Road to the west and Centerline Road south of Pewamo-Westphalia’s stadium Saturday as his Pirates prepared to kick off their District Final against Saugatuck. He knew once again there was no place els...
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After Lean Years, Ubly Returns to Regional

After Lean Years, Ubly Returns to Regional
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Aaron Klama sat in the stands in 2008 watching his brothers play for Ubly in the Division 7 championship game at Ford Field. Klama was 10, and Ubly was at the peak of the strongest decade in program history. Even though his brothers and their teammates lost against Tra...
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Today in the MHSAA: 11/9/16

Today in the MHSAA: 11/9/16
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
The second week of the MHSAA volleyball tournament began Tuesday as a number of teams ranked or honorable mention in final state polls matched up in Regional Semifinals.
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3 SBP Schools Receive DSBA Grants

3 SBP Schools Receive DSBA Grants
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Three members of the MHSAA’s School Broadcast Program have been named recipients of grants from the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association to purchase equipment for their broadcasting programs.
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Late to the Game

Late to the Game
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
What is much more often true is that specialization in a sport that is too early and too intense stunts a young person’s physical literacy ...
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Today in the MHSAA: 11/8/16

Today in the MHSAA: 11/8/16
Tuesday, November 8, 2016
High schools took a break from competition Monday, as is often the case during the final weeks of fall and first practices of winter – so instead of the usual event coverage, we gathered a few reports of note including a feature on one of the most unexpected volle...
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Drive for Detroit: Playoff R2 in Review

Drive for Detroit: Playoff R2 in Review
Monday, November 7, 2016
Revenge is a dish best served during the playoffs. And a number of MHSAA title hopefuls enjoyed their shares of the buffet this weekend.
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Today in the MHSAA: 11/7/16

Today in the MHSAA: 11/7/16
Monday, November 7, 2016
The busiest championship weekend of the fall saw 12 MHSAA Finals winners crowned in cross country and boys soccer, plus many more in District volleyball and league girls swimming & diving.
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Farrell, Milford Finish Incredible Runs

Farrell, Milford Finish Incredible Runs
Saturday, November 5, 2016
When everyone packed up and left Michigan International Speedway last year, cross country gurus inclined to predict the 2016 MHSAA Division 1 girls cross country race had no shortage of candidates for the individual championship. Of the top 17 finishers, 13 were non-s...
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Windemuller, Otsego Set Pace in D2

Windemuller, Otsego Set Pace in D2
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Kayla Windemuller was exhausted from a championship effort. The Holland Christian junior didn’t have much left in her after winning the MHSAA Division 2 individual championship Saturday with a time of 18:06.4.
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Mattawan Takes Final History-Making Step

Mattawan Takes Final History-Making Step
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Although Halloween was five days ago, Jarrett Hageman openly admits that he was never so scared in his life than he was late Saturday afternoon. Even in the broad daylight with no ghosts or ghouls around to spook him.
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Rababeh, Lakeland Earn Long-Awaited Wins

Rababeh, Lakeland Earn Long-Awaited Wins
Saturday, November 5, 2016
What Dearborn’s Riad Rababeh accomplished with a minimal amount of work was pretty remarkable. It got him wondering what he could do if he trained with a purpose for his senior season of cross country.
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Jacobs, Corunna Finish Title Quests

Jacobs, Corunna Finish Title Quests
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Noah Jacobs’ race was done, but the job wasn’t finished. Not by a long shot. So, he took zero time to soak in the moment after he won the MHSAA Division 2 individual cross country championship Saturday at Michigan International Speedway.
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