Entries for May 2019

Preview: Legacy-Making Opportunities

Preview: Legacy-Making Opportunities
Friday, May 31, 2019
We will say good-bye to a number of graduating champions at Saturday’s MHSAA Girls Track & Field Finals. But it’s hard to not also be excited about some of the final legacy-making opportunities for outgoing seniors – and new chances to shine for a...
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Preview: Don't Miss This Grand Finale

Preview: Don't Miss This Grand Finale
Friday, May 31, 2019
Pick a division – any of seven Saturday – and you’re bound to find a senior standout finishing his career at the MHSAA Boys Track & Field Finals. Michigan high schools regularly graduate star-loaded classes in this sport – but with reigning ...
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Today in the MHSAA: 5/31/19

Today in the MHSAA: 5/31/19
Friday, May 31, 2019
In addition to boys and girls Upper Peninsula Golf Finals – see “Latest Posts” at right for full coverage – numerous Lower Peninsula boys golf and girls soccer championships were handed out Thursday at the Regional and District levels, respective...
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Wykons Sweep UPD2 Boys Championships

Wykons Sweep UPD2 Boys Championships
Friday, May 31, 2019
West Iron County defended its home turf, sweeping the boys and girls MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 2 Finals on Thursday. The Wykons' boys carded a team score of 319 at George Young Resort, located 10 miles east of Iron River.
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West Iron Girls Claim 1st Title since 2005

West Iron Girls Claim 1st Title since 2005
Friday, May 31, 2019
The West Iron County girls teamed up with the boys to defend home turf during the MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 2 Finals on Thursday. The Wykons girls carded a 433 for team honors. Second-place Mya Grubbs scored the Wykons' best score with a 98 behind leading medalist...
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Ontonagon On Target in Repeat Run

Ontonagon On Target in Repeat Run
Thursday, May 30, 2019
It was a great day to be an Ontonagon golf Thursday as the Gladiators retained both ends of the Upper Peninsula Division 3 Finals at Irish Oaks Golf Course. The Ontonagon boys, placing four among the top 10 individuals, totaled 347 strokes on this sunny and mild day.
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Gladiators Finish Short Spring #1 Again

Gladiators Finish Short Spring #1 Again
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Poor weather may have limited the Ontonagon girls’ time on the golf course this spring. But the Gladiators made any opportunities to prepare pay off as they repeated as Upper Peninsula Division 3 champions Wednesday at Irish Oaks Golf Course.
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Preview: Powers Set to Shine Again

Preview: Powers Set to Shine Again
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Saturday’s girls tennis forecast calls for traditional powers to dominate another Lower Peninsula Finals. But keep an eye out for at least a pair of hopefuls aiming for their first championships in this sport.
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Today in the MHSAA: 5/30/19

Today in the MHSAA: 5/30/19
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Upsets and more close finishes continued to set the stage as teams moved on in the girls soccer, girls and boys lacrosse and boys golf tournaments Thursday, in addition to champions being crowned in Upper Peninsula Boys Tennis and Girls & Boys Golf Finals – se...
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Richard Seeking Familiar Playoff Groove

Richard Seeking Familiar Playoff Groove
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Success came sooner than expected last season when Riverview Gabriel Richard won the school’s first MHSAA baseball title. Mike Magier, who was in his fifth season as coach at Richard last spring, did not have a senior on a team that defeated Detroit Catholic Leag...
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Negaunee, Olivier Cap 4-Year Title Runs

Negaunee, Olivier Cap 4-Year Title Runs
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Negaunee won its fourth straight MHSAA Upper Peninsula Division 1 Finals trophy Wednesday, but Marquette's Alec Olivier also left quite a legacy. Olivier finished his high school tennis career with an unblemished 63-0 record and capped it with his fourth UP title at No...
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This Time, Westwood Earns Finals Edge

This Time, Westwood Earns Finals Edge
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
The Westwood and West Iron County boys tennis teams have had some good battles the past few years at the Upper Peninsula Division 2 Finals, with the two squads finishing as the last two standing for the last three years.  That was the case again Wednesday afternoo...
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Peterson Repeats, Houghton Back on Top

Peterson Repeats, Houghton Back on Top
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
The Houghton boys saved their best for last here Wednesday, earning their fifth Upper Peninsula Division 1 golf championship in eight years and first since 2016. The Gremlins, with 321 strokes, edged Marquette (323) and two-time reigning champ Escanaba (325) at Escanab...
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Johnson Joins Legends, Maroons Make Legacy

Johnson Joins Legends, Maroons Make Legacy
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Paxton Johnson only achieved half of her goal in her final high school golf match here Wednesday, but it was a special half. The Escanaba High School senior won her fourth straight Upper Peninsula Division 1 golf championship to join two other four-time winners. Menomi...
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Today in the MHSAA: 5/29/19

Today in the MHSAA: 5/29/19
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
District competition began in baseball and softball Tuesday and continued in girls soccer, while Regional titles were awarded in lacrosse as the MHSAA postseason rolled on.
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Hopman Takes Swing at School, State Records

Hopman Takes Swing at School, State Records
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Zach Hopman has heard of Drew Henson, of course. You can’t play for Brighton and not see Henson’s list of accomplishments during a stellar baseball career at Brighton a generation ago.
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Track Finals Live on MHSAA TV

Track Finals Live on MHSAA TV
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Live streaming video of Saturday’s (June 1) MHSAA Track & Field Finals will take place beginning at 10 a.m. on the NFHS Network and MHSAA.tv.
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Great Clip of the Week: Eisenhower Soccer

Great Clip of the Week: Eisenhower Soccer
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips and produced by State Champs! Sports Network features a goal by Utica Eisenhower's Sarah Faloon during a Division 1 District win over Oxford.
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Today in the MHSAA: 5/28/19

Today in the MHSAA: 5/28/19
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
The final weekend of May saw the majority of the final regular-season events for the 2018-19 school year, plus the annual team championship meets in track & field hosted by the Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association.
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McBain Twins Geared Up for Last Finals

McBain Twins Geared Up for Last Finals
Friday, May 24, 2019
It’s been said that records are made to be broken. McBain twins Keegan and Klaudia O’Malley seem to have taken that notion to heart.
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