Entries for January 2020

Champ Lilly Honed In on Historic Quest

Champ Lilly Honed In on Historic Quest
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Chris Lilly could have plenty of thoughts racing through his mind as he goes through his senior wrestling season at Croswell-Lexington. But while the possibility of creating school history is in front of him, what he’s already done makes him one of the program&rs...
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Today in the MHSAA: 1/15/20

Today in the MHSAA: 1/15/20
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Tuesday was filled with notable basketball matchups as league races began to take shape – and a major hockey comeback made its way into the top of the high achievers list as well.
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Hartland Sets Sights on Unprecedented Heights

Hartland Sets Sights on Unprecedented Heights
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Don Palmer has coached high school varsity basketball a combined 71 seasons, leading teams to 963 wins through Friday – the most in Michigan high school history.  So when he says this season’s Hartland girls basketball team is the most talented he&rsqu...
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MHSAA TV Set to top 600 Events Again

MHSAA TV Set to top 600 Events Again
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
The Winter sports season is in full swing on MHSAA.tv and the NFHS Network. For the second straight week, more than 600 high school sporting events will have live streaming video.
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Today in the MHSAA: 1/14/20

Today in the MHSAA: 1/14/20
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
A quieter Monday in high school sports across the state still had its share of highlights, topped by a career milestone in girls basketball and meeting of undefeated teams on the boys side.
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Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 5

Breslin Bound: Boys Report Week 5
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
After slightly more than a quarter of the regular season for most Michigan high school boys basketball teams, nearly 10 percent remain undefeated. Many others have fallen just once with midseason approaching.  Some of that could change this weekend, which could be...
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Breslin Bound: Girls Report Week 6

Breslin Bound: Girls Report Week 6
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
This week will see the midpoint of this 2019-20 girls basketball season, a logical time to take a look at who has done what with half the schedule played for many teams. But there’s little time to pause with a number of potential league-shaping games coming up ov...
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UP Schools Big & Small Find Multi-Sport Success

UP Schools Big & Small Find Multi-Sport Success
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
It should not come as a surprise that the Class A school with the highest percentage of multi-sport athletes has an athletic director who lived that life. Alex Tiseo, athletic director at Marquette High School, received 15 varsity letters while he was a student at the ...
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Today in the MHSAA: 1/13/20

Today in the MHSAA: 1/13/20
Monday, January 13, 2020
A pair of basketball buzzer beaters, an overtime game-winning hockey goal and a first-time achievement in gymnastics were among weekend headliners, topped by a titanic matchup in cheer.
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NFHS Voice: 'Commit' is Verb, not Noun

NFHS Voice: 'Commit' is Verb, not Noun
Monday, January 13, 2020
When is “commit” not a verb? According to Webster’s never – that is, unless the reference is to where the high school’s star quarterback is headed to college.
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BOTF IX: Time to Show Us Your Best

BOTF IX: Time to Show Us Your Best
Monday, January 13, 2020
Congratulations, Battle of the Fans IX semifinalists. You've made it to the "Challenge Round."  Consider this quite an accomplishment – but also an incredible opportunity to give the rest of Michigan an inside look at why your student section should be ...
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Modert Driving Toward 3rd Title, Wins Record

Modert Driving Toward 3rd Title, Wins Record
Friday, January 10, 2020
Ben Modert’s road to three all-state wrestling seasons and two individual MHSAA Division 4 Finals championships played out to a soundtrack of his own stomach rumblings and the clanging of silverware by those around him consuming everyday meals. The Bronson stando...
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Today in the MHSAA: 1/10/20

Today in the MHSAA: 1/10/20
Friday, January 10, 2020
A race between Finals championship contenders in the pool topped a Thursday schedule that also saw notable league action in girls and boys basketball.
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This Week In High School Sports: 1/10/20

This Week In High School Sports: 1/10/20
Friday, January 10, 2020
This week’s show highlights Livonia Stevenson hockey's Seth Lause after he scored three short-handed goals and discusses the impact of multimedia and social media on high school athletics.
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Kelsey Carries Well Richards' Legacy

Kelsey Carries Well Richards' Legacy
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Kelsey Richards is constantly compared to her older sisters, which doesn’t bother her one bit. “They were both amazing players, so I’ll take it,” Kelsey said with her big smile, which is on display seemingly everywhere – except during her ...
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Today in the MHSAA: 1/9/20

Today in the MHSAA: 1/9/20
Thursday, January 9, 2020
A streak-ending upset on the ice and one of the winter’s first big events on the snow highlighted a Wednesday full of headliners indoors and out across Michigan.
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Performance: Stevenson's Seth Lause

Performance: Stevenson's Seth Lause
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Livonia Stevenson four-year varsity center Seth Lause accomplished one of the rarest of hockey feats Saturday against No. 3 Hartland, scoring three short-handed goals in No. 2 Stevenson’s 5-2 win to earn the MHSAA “Performance of the Week.” Although t...
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Be The Referee: Pregame Meeting

Be The Referee: Pregame Meeting
Thursday, January 9, 2020
This week, MHSAA executive director Mark Uyl discusses this basketball season's addition of a pregame meeting including officials, coaches and players and the importance for all parties to attend.
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Summerfield Surges All Over Diamond

Summerfield Surges All Over Diamond
Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Petersburg Summerfield earned its first MHSAA Finals baseball championship in 2019 thanks to timely hitting and pitching and with plenty of valuable base-running mixed in – and all three at record book-caliber levels. Check out their achievements and click b...
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Today in the MHSAA: 1/8/20

Today in the MHSAA: 1/8/20
Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Tuesday’s statewide basketball slate had just about everything, from matchups between championship contenders to historic wins, record breakers and buzzer beaters.
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