Entries for 'Hart'

Hamdan Brings More History to Hudson

Hamdan Brings More History to Hudson
Sunday, March 3, 2019
A humble Jordan Hamden pinned his place in wrestling history Saturday evening at Ford Field.  The Hudson senior became the 25th four-time MHSAA Finals champion when he pinned New Lothrop's Logan Zell in 54 seconds in their Division 4 135-pound title match.
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D4 Preview: Hamdan Headlines Pursuit

D4 Preview: Hamdan Headlines Pursuit
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Division 4 features some of the most intriguing storylines heading into this weekend’s Individual Wrestling Finals at Ford Field – including some that could continue past this weekend. Hudson senior Jordan Hamdan is hoping to become either the 25th or ...
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Hart, Ackley Complete Another Title Charge

Hart, Ackley Complete Another Title Charge
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Shepherd’s Amber Gall set the bar for Hart’s Adelyn Ackley back in middle school. It was the desire to beat Gall, whose times caught her attention, that drove Ackley to start training seriously back then.
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Preview: Senior Stars Enter Final Stretch

Preview: Senior Stars Enter Final Stretch
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Michigan International Speedway will showcase Saturday the last MHSAA Finals for a pair of the most successful champions all-time in this state. Hart’s Adelyn Ackley will run for her third individual championship while attempting to lead her team to a repeat in L...
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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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Repeat Champ Paces Hart's 1st Title Run

Repeat Champ Paces Hart's 1st Title Run
Saturday, November 4, 2017
The arrival of four girls from the same family at Hart High School resulted in a day the Pirates have never experienced in any sport. With four Ackley girls finishing in the team’s top four spots, Hart won the MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division 3 cross country champi...
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Friendship Binds Champion Sister Acts

Friendship Binds Champion Sister Acts
Friday, November 3, 2017
Former college teammates Calvin Ackley and Rob McConnell used to joke that if their seven “little girls” ever took up cross country, and ran on the same team one day, that maybe, just maybe, they could win an MHSAA Finals championship.  The one team th...
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Preview: Favorites Poised to Blaze Paths

Preview: Favorites Poised to Blaze Paths
Thursday, November 2, 2017
If the projections are correct, two Michigan high school boys cross country teams will be celebrating MHSAA championships for the first time this weekend. Chelsea and Hanover-Horton are the top-ranked teams in their divisions, and both are seeking to win Finals titles ...
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Preview: New Crew Preparing to Emerge

Preview: New Crew Preparing to Emerge
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Over the course of Saturday, 986 runners will take part in the MHSAA Lower Peninsula Girls Cross Country Finals at Michigan International Speedway – and with a number of contenders facing new championship scenarios and first-time title opportunities. While last s...
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Adrian Madison Follows Rosales to Top

Adrian Madison Follows Rosales to Top
Sunday, June 4, 2017
Doing one better was the theme for Adrian Madison’s girls track & field team Saturday at the Lower Peninsula Division 3 Finals at Comstock Park.  A year after finishing runner-up, the Trojans nabbed a team championship with 56½ points. Lansing Cat...
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Performance: Hart's Adelyn Ackley

Performance: Hart's Adelyn Ackley
Friday, November 11, 2016
After finishing runner-up at the 2015 Lower Peninsula Division 3 Final to Traverse City St. Francis’ Holly Bullough as a freshman, Hart's Adelyn Ackley was driven for more Saturday at Michigan International Speedway. Not only did she emerge as champion this time,...
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Ackley, St. Francis Hold off Charging Cougars

Ackley, St. Francis Hold off Charging Cougars
Saturday, November 5, 2016
The finish line couldn’t arrive soon enough for Hart sophomore Adelyn Ackley. There was no one in front of her at Michigan International Speedway as she sprinted down the final stretch Saturday in the MHSAA Division 3 cross country meet. It’s what was behin...
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St. Francis Follows Bullough to D3 Title

St. Francis Follows Bullough to D3 Title
Saturday, November 7, 2015
Holly Bullough knows something about playing with pain. She is, after all, from one of Michigan's most well-known football families. So, she wasn't going to let a stress fracture in her left foot keep her from defending her MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division 3 championshi...
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D4 Preview: Defending a Dynasty

D4 Preview: Defending a Dynasty
Friday, March 6, 2015
Michigan Center has built a Division 4 dynasty with its five MHSAA competitive cheer titles over the last six seasons. But the Cardinals will have to fend another former dynasty this weekend if they are to extend that impressive streak.
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Cheer Finals: Familiar Favorites Return

Cheer Finals: Familiar Favorites Return
Friday, March 2, 2012
The MHSAA Competitive Cheer finals annually are among the association's best-attended championships. And a number of this season's contenders are regulars at the Grand Rapids Delta Plex. Nine of 32 finalists have won a combined 37 MHSAA championships.
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