Entries for 'Coloma'

Preview: Championship Chances Abound

Preview: Championship Chances Abound
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Considering the majority of Michigan high school bowling divisions have recently enjoyed frequently-changing champions, it’s especially impressive that Flint Kearsley’s girls will enter Friday’s MHSAA Team Finals seeking their seventh straight Division...
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Howell Softball's Militello Leaves Legacy

Howell Softball's Militello Leaves Legacy
Friday, December 27, 2019
AJ Militello led Howell’s softball team to a Division 1 runner-up performance in the spring and finished her career all over the MHSAA record book. Click to learn more about her many accomplishments and see more recent record book additions in boys bask...
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D3 Champs Rise from Past Tourney Troubles

D3 Champs Rise from Past Tourney Troubles
Friday, March 1, 2019
Emily Feldten clearly remembered the conversation she had with her coach as the Division 3 girls team bowling championships came down to the final three shots.  The Coloma junior had assured coach Carley Burrell she could be counted on to handle the team's anchor ...
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Comeback Coloma Claims 1st Softball Title

Comeback Coloma Claims 1st Softball Title
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Wendy Goodline hadn’t given up hope Saturday with her Coloma softball team trailing by four runs after five innings. But she had started to reflect on how good her team’s season had been, win or lose.
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1st-Time Title Winner On Deck in D3

1st-Time Title Winner On Deck in D3
Friday, June 15, 2018
Gabbie Sherman never flinched Friday.  The Millington junior pitched her way out of three tight spots, including a tense bottom of the seventh inning, to lead the Cardinals to a 5-3 win against Sanford Meridian in an MHSAA Division 3 Softball Semifinal at Michigan...
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Preview: Welcoming Contenders New & Old

Preview: Welcoming Contenders New & Old
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Among Michigan’s smallest high school powers, this season’s MHSAA Softball Tournament has rolled along much as expected. But among the bigger schools, it’s been three weeks of surprises as we head into the season’s final weekend at Michigan Stat...
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Team-First Comets Charting Perfect Path

Team-First Comets Charting Perfect Path
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
When Coloma varsity boys basketball coach Paul Marfia was asked to dissect the Comets’ undefeated season up to this point, he said the bruises his players consider badges of honor tell most of the story. The Comets may not be the most athletic or talented te...
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#TBT: Watervliet, Coloma Make it 100

#TBT: Watervliet, Coloma Make it 100
Thursday, August 24, 2017
On a cloudy August night in 2009, with overcast skies similar to what many across Michigan are seeing this afternoon, Coloma and Watervliet played the 100th game of what continues to be one of the longest series in MHSAA football history. Coloma won that 2009 seas...
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Pilgrims Pair Leads Semifinal Journey

Pilgrims Pair Leads Semifinal Journey
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Lansing Christian’s boys basketball team reached the Class D Semifinals this past season in part on the efforts of two four-year seniors whose accomplishments are now recorded among the notable in MHSAA history. Click to find out more about those achievements and...
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Grace Graduates Among All-time Greats

Grace Graduates Among All-time Greats
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Alex Grace graduated from Saginaw Swan Valley this spring with 15 listings in the MHSAA football record book. And he became one of the most accomplished running backs in Michigan high school history despite playing only three varsity seasons.
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Comeback Champs Claim D3 Titles

Comeback Champs Claim D3 Titles
Friday, March 6, 2015
At a time when it needed them most, strikes became contagious for the Corunna girls bowling team late in the third and final game of the MHSAA Division 3 championship match Friday at Airport Lanes. And while winning in come-from-behind fashion was nothing new for Corun...
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D3 Semis: Contenders Survive Comebacks

D3 Semis: Contenders Survive Comebacks
Friday, June 13, 2014
Home runs were flying out of Secchia Stadium as Clinton and Coloma battled back during Friday's MHSAA Division 3 Semifinals. But Gladstone and Unionville-Sebewaing held on through power surges to secure their spots in Saturday's championship game.
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Preview: Familiar Contenders, New Home

Preview: Familiar Contenders, New Home
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
This weekend, for the first time, the MHSAA Softball Semifinals and Finals will be played at Michigan State University’s Secchia Stadium. But although the tournament’s new stage might be unfamiliar to most, many of the 16 finalists should feel at home playi...
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D2 Softball: Two Pitching Heroes, One Title Shot

D2 Softball: Two Pitching Heroes, One Title Shot
Friday, June 15, 2012
Briana Combs carried Livonia Ladywood as long as she could Friday before her left knee said no more. But thanks to the equally heroic relief of sophomore Lauren Hayes, Combs and the Blazers will get a chance Saturday to win their first MHSAA championship.
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Softball Finals: Champs are Here

Softball Finals: Champs are Here
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Three of last season's MHSAA softball champions will return to Battle Creek's Bailey Park on Friday looking to make it two -- or in Petersburg-Summerfield's case, three -- in a row. Get up to speed by checking out this weekend's schedule, followed by a look at each of ...
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