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Unity Lead Scorer Raring to Return

Unity Lead Scorer Raring to Return
Friday, September 20, 2019
Unity Christian soccer standout Kadin Shaban isn’t accustomed to standing on the sidelines and helplessly watching his teammates compete. Unfortunately, that’s Shaban’s current role after suffering an ankle injury two weeks ago during a game against Z...
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Be the Referee: Curbing Gamesmanship

Be the Referee: Curbing Gamesmanship
Thursday, September 12, 2019
This week, MHSAA officials coordinator Sam Davis explains a new rule in soccer meant to keep teams in the lead from running time off the clock by making lineup changes.
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Kemp Proud to Keep Troy Athens Tradition

Kemp Proud to Keep Troy Athens Tradition
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Jason Kemp has never needed the tradition of Troy Athens soccer explained to him, because he’s been able to experience the sights and sounds of the program his entire life. Living less than a mile from the school, Kemp, now a senior goalkeeper for the RedHawks, h...
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Gladwin Soars to 55 Straight League Wins

Gladwin Soars to 55 Straight League Wins
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Erik Seebeck was a manager for the Gladwin boys soccer team in 2015 when it advanced to the MHSAA Division 3 Semifinals. That team and its postseason run made quite an impression on the then-eighth grader.
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Soccer, Hoops Next to Seed Using MPR

Soccer, Hoops Next to Seed Using MPR
Tuesday, August 6, 2019
As the topic of seeding for MHSAA Tournaments continues to swirl in the air of numerous committee meetings on an annual basis, one of the primary concerns continues to focus on the simple question: “How?” The MHSAA for years has been working behind the scen...
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All-In Effort Drives Leland's Historic Run

All-In Effort Drives Leland's Historic Run
Friday, November 9, 2018
The most memorable season in Leland boys soccer history did not have the most championship-caliber beginning. As the team’s annual three-night summer boot camp came to a close, it was obvious the Comets weren’t all physically ready for the rigors of the upc...
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#TBT x 2: XC, Soccer Finals Then and Now

#TBT x 2: XC, Soccer Finals Then and Now
Thursday, November 8, 2018
For this Throwback Thursday, we're looking back at two years of MHSAA Cross Country and Boys Soccer Finals – those competed in 2008 with highlights compiled by FOX Sports Detroit, and our latest in the Lower Peninsula this past weekend highlighted by Sta...
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Performance: Country Day's Jon Dougherty

Performance: Country Day's Jon Dougherty
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Detroit Country Day senior goalkeeper Jon Dougherty set an MHSAA Finals record with 19 saves in helping his team to a 1-0 win over top-ranked and formerly undefeated Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern in Saturday’s Division 2 Final at Comstock Park.  His wor...
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Late Strikes Net Skyline 2nd Finals Win

Late Strikes Net Skyline 2nd Finals Win
Saturday, November 3, 2018
On a sunny, albeit chilly, fall Saturday afternoon, lightning still managed to strike at Novi High School during the Division 1 boys soccer championship game.  But instead of from the sky above, it came on the field from Ann Arbor Skyline.
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Keeper Keys Country Day's D2 Triumph

Keeper Keys Country Day's D2 Triumph
Saturday, November 3, 2018
John Dougherty stood tall for 100 minutes of soccer. And then some.  Under constant pressure Saturday at Comstock Park from undefeated and top-ranked Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern, Dougherty, the senior goalkeeper for Detroit Country Day, made save after save...
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Unity Wins Memorable Battle of D3 Best

Unity Wins Memorable Battle of D3 Best
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Hudsonville Unity Christian junior Jordan Bruckbauer was likely the only player on his team who remembered his first goal of the 2018 season, which came earlier this fall before the playoffs began. But it’s a safe bet nobody on his team, or anyone else in the Uni...
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Leland Gets Defensive to Score 1st Title

Leland Gets Defensive to Score 1st Title
Saturday, November 3, 2018
All season long, the Leland boys soccer team has been an offensive force. Heading into Saturday's MHSAA Division 4 title game at Comstock Park High School, the Comets had scored 158 goals over 27 games, and out-scored their opponents by 139.
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Preview: Stories of Glory Soon to be Told

Preview: Stories of Glory Soon to be Told
Friday, November 2, 2018
Tying together all four MHSAA Boys Soccer Finals to a common theme is impossible this season.  But all four games have stories to tell.
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Great Clips of the Week: 10/25/18

Great Clips of the Week: 10/25/18
Thursday, October 25, 2018
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips and produced by State Champs! Sports Network features a massive free kick goal by Dearborn's Peregrine Neubert in his team's District win over rival Dearborn Fordson.
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Scoring & Sharing, Visser Eyes Eagles' Rise

Scoring & Sharing, Visser Eyes Eagles' Rise
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Grand Rapids Christian senior Tommy Visser had a difficult time deciding which aspect of soccer he enjoys the most – scoring goals or distributing. The question wasn’t easy considering he does both equally well.
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Performance: FHN's Jonathan Kliewer

Performance: FHN's Jonathan Kliewer
Friday, September 28, 2018
Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern junior goalkeeper Jonathan Kliewer had eight saves to lead the Division 2 top-ranked Huskies to a 1-0 win over No. 2 Grand Rapids Christian on Sept. 17, earning Kliewer the Michigan Army National Guard Performance of the Week.  T...
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'Underdog' Western Building on 2017 Run

'Underdog' Western Building on 2017 Run
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Few equate competitive soccer with teams from Detroit, especially those in the Detroit Public School League. And that’s just fine with Detroit Western coach Forest Farmer and his players. Being an underdog can work to one’s advantage.
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Great Clips of the Week: 9/13/18

Great Clips of the Week: 9/13/18
Thursday, September 13, 2018
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips and produced by State Champs! Sports Network features Grosse Ile soccer standout Jacob Sawicki, who recently scored his 100th career goal.
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From Athens to Alpena, Storch Makes Impact

From Athens to Alpena, Storch Makes Impact
Friday, September 7, 2018
Riding off into the sunset was never part of Tim Storch’s retirement plan. That’s why, seven years into retirement from teaching, Storch continues to do the same thing at Alpena that he did for 30 illustrious years at Troy Athens — coach high school s...
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East Lansing Soccer Surges Into Next Era

East Lansing Soccer Surges Into Next Era
Friday, August 31, 2018
Nick Archer may have stepped away this spring after a championship-filled 41-year career leading East Lansing soccer.  But the mystique he cultivated remains strong – celebrating the coach who started the Trojans’ boys and girls programs and won n...
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