Entries for November 2019

EGR's Bishop, Fremont Earn Places with Elite

EGR's Bishop, Fremont Earn Places with Elite
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Evan Bishop of East Grand Rapids had already established himself as one of the elite runners in a state known for producing great distance talent. But while Bishop had credentials and a reputation that stacked up favorably with anyone’s in Michigan, he didn&rsquo...
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Dudek's Dominance Paces Pioneer Title Run

Dudek's Dominance Paces Pioneer Title Run
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Zofia Dudek wasn’t on anyone’s radar as a potential MHSAA champion cross country runner during her freshman year. She not only wasn’t running in Michigan, she wasn’t running in the United States.
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Friendly Foes Deliver Division 1 Show

Friendly Foes Deliver Division 1 Show
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Carter Solomon could finally relax, a luxury he couldn’t afford himself for almost 3.1 miles. The Plymouth senior had the fastest time in the state this fall and was fourth in the Foot Locker National Cross Country Championship last year, accomplishments that did...
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Petr's Kick Highlights EGR D2 Dominance

Petr's Kick Highlights EGR D2 Dominance
Saturday, November 2, 2019
As Anna Petr charged toward the finish line at Michigan International Speedway, trying to overtake the reigning champion, her mind began to think of all the people who helped her get to this position. One special memory was that of her mother, Angela, who died from bre...
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Grosse Ile Finishes Finals Return on Top

Grosse Ile Finishes Finals Return on Top
Saturday, November 2, 2019
By his own words, Adam Skehan is a pretty emotional person. But when he gets on the soccer field – and more importantly, inside the goal box – Skehan has nerves of steel.
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WMC Locks Up D4 with Shootout Shutdown

WMC Locks Up D4 with Shootout Shutdown
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Zero was the hero. Muskegon Western Michigan Christian goalkeeper Jameson Goorman, who wears No. 0, was the star of the Warriors’ shootout victory Saturday in the MHSAA Division 4 Final against Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett at Novi High School.
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Athens Ends Inspired Run with OT Surge

Athens Ends Inspired Run with OT Surge
Saturday, November 2, 2019
It was nearly three decades ago to the day that Todd Heugh won an MHSAA Finals championship as a soccer player at Troy Athens High School. Heugh experienced that same joy as the head coach of his alma mater Saturday after the Red Hawks defeated Traverse City West 4-1 i...
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Forest Hills Northern Caps Title Climb

Forest Hills Northern Caps Title Climb
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Undefeated Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern ended a brilliant two-year run with an MHSAA Division 2 soccer championship Saturday at Novi High School. Finally. 
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Benzie Freshman, Hanover-Horton Reign

Benzie Freshman, Hanover-Horton Reign
Saturday, November 2, 2019
It’s been 26 years since a ninth-grader from a high school in the northwest portion of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula made MHSAA cross country history. Ryan Shay of Central Lake won the 1993 individual race at the Class D championships back when there were sepa...
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Sumner Sets Pace in Breckenridge Sweep

Sumner Sets Pace in Breckenridge Sweep
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Getting beat by Coleman Clark occasionally last year only made Mason Sumner a stronger runner. Sumner, a sophomore at Breckenridge, competes regularly against Clark, a junior from Carson City-Crystal, because both schools are in the Mid-State Activities Conference.
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Tolson, 3-Peater Hart Find Winning Plans

Tolson, 3-Peater Hart Find Winning Plans
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Rylee Tolson got her rookie mistakes out of the way last year. Running for the first time in the MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division 3 cross country championship, Tolson was too wired, burning up needed energy before she ever started the race.
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VanderKooi Repeats, Bridgman Wins 1st Title

VanderKooi Repeats, Bridgman Wins 1st Title
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Abby VanderKooi wasn’t being cocky. She was merely stating the obvious. Being one of the nation’s top runners and competing in the smallest division at the MHSAA Lower Peninsula cross country championships only accentuates the gap between VanderKooi and her...
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Preview: Challengers Chase History

Preview: Challengers Chase History
Friday, November 1, 2019
Make way for historic finishes at Saturday’s MHSAA Lower Peninsula Girls Cross Country Finals at Michigan International Speedway. Two of four team favorites have never won before. A third hasn’t won in more than two decades. There will be at least two new i...
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Preview: Set to Launch New Contenders

Preview: Set to Launch New Contenders
Friday, November 1, 2019
Four individual cross country champions who had won a combined seven MHSAA Finals titles finished their high school careers at Michigan International Speedway last year. That means there’s plenty of opportunities for the next wave of runners at this weekend&rsquo...
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Preview: Pursuing the Ultimate Prize

Preview: Pursuing the Ultimate Prize
Friday, November 1, 2019
Saturday’s MHSAA Boys Soccer Finals will provide opportunities for four teams to finish their seasons with the ultimate win, and all of the contenders have had their shares of success over the years.   But two teams are playing to call themselves champi...
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MHSAA TV Schedule Updated

MHSAA TV Schedule Updated
Friday, November 1, 2019
Some additional games have been added, and some pairings and times set for live streaming video on the MHSAA.tv, MHSAANetwork.com and FOXSportsDetroit.com websites this weekend.
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Performance: WMC's Jameson Goorman

Performance: WMC's Jameson Goorman
Friday, November 1, 2019
Senior keeper Jameson Goorman is the first to credit the defenders in front of him for Muskegon Western Michigan Christian’s five shutouts in six Division 4 tournament games over the last three weeks.  But he deserves ample credit as well, and came up with a...
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Pellston Writing Unforgettable Story

Pellston Writing Unforgettable Story
Friday, November 1, 2019
It’s a story that could easily derive from Hollywood. Only, this script is being written in Pellston.
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This Week In High School Sports: 11/1/19

This Week In High School Sports: 11/1/19
Friday, November 1, 2019
This week’s show features Muskegon Orchard View's undefeated football team, awards Game Balls to Beaverton's football and volleyball teams, discusses football goal line rules and announces the broadcast schedule for this weekend's Football Playoffs and Lower ...
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Drive for Detroit: Playoff Week 1 Preview

Drive for Detroit: Playoff Week 1 Preview
Friday, November 1, 2019
Whether your team's preferred final destination is Ford Field in Detroit or Superior Dome in Marquette, the first steps will be taken this weekend during 144 MHSAA Playoff games across both peninsulas.  Someone's season is on the line in every game from here on ou...
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