Entries for 'Beaverton'

Brothers' Success Just Start for Beaverton

Brothers' Success Just Start for Beaverton
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
In a movie, this season and the future of the Beaverton wrestling program would be the epilogue, explained to us with words on the screen while triumphant music played. When Eric and Kyle Cassiday won Division 4 individual MHSAA championships in back-to-back matches la...
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Kennedy Completes Record Power Surge

Kennedy Completes Record Power Surge
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Michigan has a new softball career home run leader. Find out about Julia Kennedy's historic slugging for Ann Arbor Father Gabriel Richard and check out more recent record book additions for softball and football. 
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Hart, St. Charles Share Historic Finish

Hart, St. Charles Share Historic Finish
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Put the Hart and St. Charles teams together, and you’d have had a runaway winner in the Lower Peninsula Division 3 Track & Field Finals on Saturday at Comstock Park. Hart’s dominance in the distance events and St. Charles’ performances in the spri...
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Mendon's Crespo Now 2 for 2 in Finals Trips

Mendon's Crespo Now 2 for 2 in Finals Trips
Sunday, March 4, 2018
Skyler Crespo bounced around Saturday night during his post-match interview. The Mendon sophomore had just won his second Division 4 wrestling championship in as many tries, but looked like he could get right back on the mat.
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Preview: Hundreds of Hopefuls, 56 Champs

Preview: Hundreds of Hopefuls, 56 Champs
Thursday, March 1, 2018
A total of 23 reigning champions will return to this weekend’s MHSAA Individual Finals, and all 56 who will be crowned will be celebrated by their schools and communities.  But as is often true on this biggest stage, the crowd’s focus will turn nearly ...
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Scholars & Athletes 2018: Class C & D

Scholars & Athletes 2018: Class C & D
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
The Michigan High School Athletic Association has selected 10 student-athletes from Class C and D member schools to receive scholarships through the MHSAA/Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete Award program. Each of the scholarship recipients will be honored at a halft...
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Beaverton Volleyball Makes History Twice

Beaverton Volleyball Makes History Twice
Friday, November 10, 2017
Beaverton’s dream volleyball season ended Thursday with a Class C Regional Final loss to Shelby. But the Beavers never will forget how they fulfilled aspirations and inspired future generations by winning multiple first-time championships this fall.
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Beaverton Legend Nearing Wins Record

Beaverton Legend Nearing Wins Record
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Roy Johnston is three wins from tying and four from breaking the all-time wins record for boys basketball in Michigan. But the longtime Beaverton coach isn’t interested in reflecting, at least not yet. That’s just not his style.
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And the 2015 BOTF Winner is ...

And the 2015 BOTF Winner is ...
Friday, February 20, 2015
Sydney Brooks always has taken pride in her town, even as classmates talked about how there was nothing to do in Dowagiac and how they couldn’t wait to leave when high school was done. Turns out there’s a lot of fun to be had in her school’s corner of...
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Battle of the Fans IV: Vote Now

Battle of the Fans IV: Vote Now
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
We watched and enjoyed what hopefuls sent us from all over the state, then criss-crossed Michigan to see this season's best for ourselves.  And now it's your turn to vote for your favorite student cheering section of this season's Battle of the Fans IV. 
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'Creatures' Build Beaverton Legacy

'Creatures' Build Beaverton Legacy
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Nate O’Brien has had a hand in his share of traditions at Beaverton High School. And he's already looking forward to watching another legacy continue when his time as a student is done this spring.  
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#TBT: Remembering #BOTF I-III

#TBT: Remembering #BOTF I-III
Thursday, January 15, 2015
The MHSAA and its Student Advisory Council will kick of this winter's Battle of the Fans IV on Friday with a visit to reigning champion Beaverton.  In advance, let's recall what earned our first three champions -- Frankenmuth in 2012, Buchanan in 2013 and Beaverto...
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#BOTF IV: Powers Face New Challengers

#BOTF IV: Powers Face New Challengers
Monday, January 12, 2015
Perennial powers are beginning to emerge as the MHSAA Student Advisory Council embarks again on its quest to reward Michigan's top high school student cheering section. Reigning champion Beaverton is back for Battle of the Fans IV, while 2013 champion Buchanan is a fina...
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It's Time: Bring on Battle of the Fans IV

It's Time: Bring on Battle of the Fans IV
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Our games have moved inside, and student fan sections have followed. Gyms are jammed, cheers fill the air, and all is merry and bright.   It's that Battle of the Fans time of year, and the MHSAA's Student Advisory Council is again preparing to reward the top high ...
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Hartland Star's Career Stands Among Best

Hartland Star's Career Stands Among Best
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Amber Crouse finished her girls lacrosse career by helping Hartland to its third straight MHSAA Semifinal this spring after also playing a big part in her team’s run to a Division 1 runner-up finish in 2012. Along the way, Crouse also built one of the most impres...
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And the 2014 BOTF winner is ...

And the 2014 BOTF winner is ...
Friday, February 21, 2014
Beaverton’s “Bleacher Creatures” student section has filled stands for 35 years. But when leaders decided this fall to get more organized, and then met this for the first-ever Spirit Club meeting, they had one goal in mind.
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Battle of the Fans III: Vote Now

Battle of the Fans III: Vote Now
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
We visited, we watched, we enjoyed and now we've returned from our five trips to this season's MHSAA Battle of the Fans III finalists.  And now it's your turn to vote for your favorite in this season's search for Michigan's top high school cheering section. 
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Beaverton 'Creatures' Dominate Bleachers

Beaverton 'Creatures' Dominate Bleachers
Monday, February 17, 2014
What have Beaverton’s Bleacher Creatures meant to their 1,100-person town during their 35 years cheering on the local teams? Junior Breanna Frasher got a pretty good idea last week.
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#BOTF Finalists: Prepare for Battle

#BOTF Finalists: Prepare for Battle
Monday, January 13, 2014
Buchanan is back to defend its title. But rival Bridgman would love to be the next to hoist the championship banner. And Beaverton, Frankfort and Traverse City West plan to show during "Battle of the Fans III" that the best cheering in Michigan isn't reserved for the...
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Records Report: VanNoord Goes National

Records Report: VanNoord Goes National
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Holly VanNoord capped her Hudsonville Unity Christian soccer career last spring by helping hoist the team’s third MHSAA championship trophy won during her brilliant four seasons in goal. But her accomplishments as the team’s keeper made more than just MHSA...
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