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2012 Boys Basketball Finals in Review

2012 Boys Basketball Finals in Review
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Did we just watch one of the greatest MHSAA boys basketball champions of all-time? That’s a question being asked around the state coming off this season’s Boys Basketball Finals at Michigan State’s Breslin Center.
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Update: Basketball Finals Bests

Update: Basketball Finals Bests
Monday, April 2, 2012
Dearborn Divine Child's Cara Miller. Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett's Madison and Hailegh Ristovski. Morley-Stanwood's Alexis Huntey. Goodrich's Aketra Sevillian. Sagianw's Travontis Richardson, Traverse City St. Francis' Sean Sheldon. What do they all have in ...
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MHSA(Q&A): Flint Beecher boys basketball coach Mike Williams

MHSA(Q&A): Flint Beecher boys basketball coach Mike Williams
Friday, March 30, 2012
In its fourth trip to the Breslin Center in five seasons, Flint Beecher left with its first MHSAA title since 1987.
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'Hooping for a Cure' a Slam Dunk

'Hooping for a Cure' a Slam Dunk
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Charlotte High School's “Hooping for a Cure” players vs. teachers basketball games began as a way for teacher and coach Brent Crossman to honor his mom and raise money for the American Cancer Society. But this month’s game, the fifth in what is now an...
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High 5s: 3/27/2012

High 5s: 3/27/2012
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
A pair of champion-winning guards highlight this week's High 5s as we begin wrapping up the 2011-12 winter season.
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Class B Final: They leave as champions

Class B Final: They leave as champions
Sunday, March 25, 2012
Lansing Sexton coach Carlton Valentine described Saturday night how every one of his four senior starters fit into a puzzle the last three seasons. Together one last time, they combined for a memorable closing performance in the Class B Final at the Breslin Center.
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Class A Final: Trojans ring up a title

Class A Final: Trojans ring up a title
Saturday, March 24, 2012
Every time Draymond Green visited a Saginaw basketball practice this season, he reminded the current Trojans of the same thing: The Michigan State and former Saginaw star has two Class A championship rings. They had none. He can’t tease them anymore.
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Class C Final: Beecher Legacy Grows

Class C Final: Beecher Legacy Grows
Saturday, March 24, 2012
Antuan Burks and Monte Moore sat together during the 2008 Class C Final and watched Flint Beecher come up just three points short of winning an MHSAA championship. They agreed they’d be back to finish the job.
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Class D Final: 'Best We've Ever Played'

Class D Final: 'Best We've Ever Played'
Saturday, March 24, 2012
As a sophomore on Southfield Christian’s one-win team two seasons ago, Gavin Toma didn’t spend much time dreaming an about MHSAA championship. And although the Eagles improved to 11-10 last season, they still seemed a long way from what they finished Satur...
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Class B: Moves like Magic

Class B: Moves like Magic
Friday, March 23, 2012
The first time Detroit Country Day faced this Lansing Sexton team during a Finals weekend, the Yellowjackets won an MHSAA championship. But coach Kurt Keener knew that night in 2010 wouldn’t be the last his team would run into these Big Reds.
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Class B: One More for Lakeshore

Class B: One More for Lakeshore
Friday, March 23, 2012
Stevensville Lakeshore coach Sean Schroeder had talked with his team this season about taking another step as a program. He echoed that with a little more fire at halftime of Friday’s Class B Semifinal at the Breslin Center.
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Class A: Home Sweet Breslin Again

Class A: Home Sweet Breslin Again
Friday, March 23, 2012
No one from this season’s Saginaw team had played in an MHSAA Semifinals before this weekend. That’s saying something, given how the Trojans have made Breslin Center a regular March destination over the last two decades. After a slow start Friday, they look...
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Class A: Ram Nation Books Return

Class A: Ram Nation Books Return
Friday, March 23, 2012
The final buzzer sounded before Romulus’ last-gasp 3-point shot reached the rim Friday at the Breslin Center. As Rockford’s Mark Pearson watched the ball complete its arc, he figured good or not, it wouldn’t take away from the incredible run his unran...
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Class D: Follow the Blue and Yellow Road

Class D: Follow the Blue and Yellow Road
Thursday, March 22, 2012
The blue and yellow brick road was paved with character and hard work. So read T-shirts worn by Climax-Scotts basketball players making their first appearance at the MHSAA Semifinals on Thursday. And that yellow haze swallowed up the Panthers as they celebrated a 52-44...
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Class D: Eagles Survive and Advance

Class D: Eagles Survive and Advance
Thursday, March 22, 2012
All four Class D Semifinalists came to the Breslin Center this weekend seeking their first MHSAA basketball title. In fact, none had even played in a championship game. Southfield Christian looked like a lock to reach its first Final. But with 2:16 to play, that was an...
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Class C: Reaching Higher

Class C: Reaching Higher
Thursday, March 22, 2012
After falling in the first week of the MHSAA tournament last season, there was no way Traverse City St. Francis was going to look ahead to the end of March this winter. But riding the bus to Breslin Center on Thursday, the reality of this weekend hit senior Sean Sheld...
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Class C: Buccaneers land in Finals again

Class C: Buccaneers land in Finals again
Thursday, March 22, 2012
When the buzzer sounded and long after subs filled the floor in Thursday’s first Class C Semifinal, Flint Beecher junior Monte Morris quietly pointed to the Breslin Center rafters, symbolically signing No. 1. Beecher needs just one more win to finish in that top ...
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Boys Finals: Points A to B

Boys Finals: Points A to B
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Loaded expectations come with being the favorite for any MHSAA championship.  But a pair of favorites and two groups of strong contenders make for loaded fields for both the Class A and B Boys Basketball Finals this weekend at Michigan State's Breslin Center.
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Boys Finals: Your Dose of C and D

Boys Finals: Your Dose of C and D
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
One thing is certain to happen this weekend at the often-unpredictable MHSAA Boys Basketball Finals: We will have a first-time Class D champion. And there's a decent chance the Class C champion could feel like a first-timer as well.
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Did you see that?

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