Wrestling

 

Shamrocks Make it 10 with D1 Repeat

Shamrocks Make it 10 with D1 Repeat
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Rematches are always fun. But they don’t get any better than when they are between the top two teams, and in the MHSAA Finals.
Continue Reading

Hudson Finishes Drive for 5 in D4

Hudson Finishes Drive for 5 in D4
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Since 2009, Battle Creek has been like a second home to Hudson High School wrestling coach Scott Marry. His Tigers know the city well, as Hudson had bused back north holding the MHSAA Division 4 championship trophy every season over the last four. But on Saturday, they...
Continue Reading

Redwings Seniors Finish with 4

Redwings Seniors Finish with 4
Saturday, February 23, 2013
St. Johns’ seniors heard most of it and read the rest over the last year. Those last three MHSAA team wrestling championships simply were "a fluke," or if nothing more the product of seniors who graduated last spring. But these seniors – including five who ...
Continue Reading

Division 1: Powers Clash in Battle Creek

Division 1: Powers Clash in Battle Creek
Thursday, February 21, 2013
The eight teams wrestling in Division 1 this weekend at Battle Creek's Kellogg Arena have combined for 34 MHSAA team championships.  Some like Temperance Bedford going for a dozen or reigning champion Detroit Catholic Central trying to make it 10 titles, are plent...
Continue Reading

Division 2: Redwings Look to Soar for 4

Division 2: Redwings Look to Soar for 4
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Only three wrestling teams have won at least four straight championships since the first MHSAA Team Finals in 1988. This weekend, St. Johns will seek to become the fourth to pin down that accomplishment.  But this might be the Redwings toughest road to finishing t...
Continue Reading

Division 3: Familiar Foes Face Off

Division 3: Familiar Foes Face Off
Thursday, February 21, 2013
This Division 3 Finals weekend already looks familiar with five of last season's eight Quarterfinalists making the trip back to Battle Creek's Kellogg Arena. And top seeds Dundee and Richmond are slated to meet again for the championship – like they did...
Continue Reading

Division 4: Chasing Hudson

Division 4: Chasing Hudson
Thursday, February 21, 2013
With a fifth-straight MHSAA Division 4 championship Saturday, Hudson would join Davison as the only two schools to accomplish that feat since the Team Finals began in 1988.  But seven other teams at Battle Creek's Kellogg Arena will do their best to make their own...
Continue Reading

Niles' Season History in the Making

Niles' Season History in the Making
Saturday, February 2, 2013
Before every match this season, coach Todd Hesson has reminded his Niles wrestlers of the opportunities before them. Calling every face-off a chance to make history has been more than just encouragement. This season is looking good to go down as the best in the Vikings...
Continue Reading

Get Wrestling Tickets in Advance

Get Wrestling Tickets in Advance
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Fans wishing to purchase advance reserved and group general admission tickets for the 2013 Michigan High School Athletic Association Individual Wrestling Finals, Feb. 28-March 2 at The Palace of Auburn Hills, may now do so exclusively through The Palace Box Office.
Continue Reading

You never saw Taylor Massa wrestle?

You never saw Taylor Massa wrestle?
Thursday, April 12, 2012
Well, here's another chance. Packing away our winter notes and video, we came across footage shot during the MHSAA Team Wrestling Finals on Feb. 25 at Battle Creek's Kellogg Arena -- including the full Division 2 championship match won by St. Johns Taylor Massa and th...
Continue Reading

High 5s - 3/6/12

High 5s - 3/6/12
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
Skiing, wrestling and cheer champions make this week's list.
Continue Reading

Undefeated, still champion, now legend

Undefeated, still champion, now legend
Sunday, March 4, 2012
Taylor Massa looked up to Davison’s Brett Metcalf as a kid and grew up only 30 minutes from Williamston’s Simmons brothers. And the St. Johns senior surely knows all about Hesperia’s Justin Zeerip as well. Massa has been mentioned with those names for...
Continue Reading

MHSA(Q&)A: St. Johns wrestling coach Zane Ballard

MHSA(Q&)A: St. Johns wrestling coach Zane Ballard
Sunday, March 4, 2012
Seven more Redwings earned individual MHSAA titles Saturday -- to go with a third-straight team title won a week ago.
Continue Reading

Individual Finals: From 16 to No. 1

Individual Finals: From 16 to No. 1
Sunday, March 4, 2012
A total of 56 individual wrestling champions were crowned Saturday at The Palace of Auburn Hills. One was St. Johns senior Taylor Massa – and he earned his own story after finishing his career without a loss. But there were plenty of others to tell as 56 wrestle...
Continue Reading

St. Johns' Massa: Master of the Mat

St. Johns' Massa: Master of the Mat
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Taylor Massa enters his final high school wrestling competition this weekend at The Palace of Auburn Hills the same way he started it; without a loss. In between then and now, however, those called to the mats against him have lost plenty. The St. Johns senior brings a...
Continue Reading

High 5s - 2/28/12

High 5s - 2/28/12
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
We highlighted some of the best from our first two Finals this winter, Upper Peninsula Swimming and Diving and Team Wrestling.
Continue Reading

DCC's Mooradian Shoots for One More

DCC's Mooradian Shoots for One More
Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Championships have become a regular part of Alec Mooradian's high school wrestling career. In each of the last three seasons, he's emerged from the 16 best wrestlers at his weight in Division 1 to stand alone atop the awards podium as an MHSAA individual title winner. ...
Continue Reading

Did you see that?

Did you see that?
Monday, February 27, 2012
Check out our must-know scores and news from Feb. 20-25.
Continue Reading

MHSA(Q&)A: Hudson wrestling coach Scott Marry

MHSA(Q&)A: Hudson wrestling coach Scott Marry
Sunday, February 26, 2012
We caught up with him after Saturday's Division 4 Final.
Continue Reading

D2 Final: Redwings Golden Again

D2 Final: Redwings Golden Again
Sunday, February 26, 2012
Four years ago, a highly-anticipated group of freshmen joined a St. Johns wrestling program that had long been considered solid – and took the first steps toward making it elite. Those Redwings left Kellogg Arena on Saturday with their third straight MHSAA Divisi...
Continue Reading

Page 10 of 11First   Previous   2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  [10]  11  Next   Last