Entries for 'Kalkaska'

Rivals Find Success in Cooperation

Rivals Find Success in Cooperation
Friday, March 8, 2019
In the place where rivalries turn into partnerships and adversaries become teammates stands the Great North Alpine ski team and the Bay Reps hockey squad. The two programs — cooperatives that both include neighboring foes Traverse City St. Francis and Elk Rapids ...
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D1 Preview: Title Hopefuls Begin Chase

D1 Preview: Title Hopefuls Begin Chase
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Two of this weekend’s Division 1 hockey semifinalists will be playing in this late round for the first time. Three of four teams left in the bracket are seeking their first MHSAA Finals championship on the ice. And then there’s Detroit Catholic Central, top...
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Wilkinson Capping Record-Blazing Career

Wilkinson Capping Record-Blazing Career
Friday, May 18, 2018
Rik Ponstein cuts to the chase when he talks about senior pitcher-centerfielder Makenzie Wilkinson. “She’s probably the best player I’ve ever coached,” he said.
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1st-Year Coach Brings Winning Experiences

1st-Year Coach Brings Winning Experiences
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Like dramatic finishes? Travis Schuba has experienced his share. He owns some of the most memorable shots in Kalkaska High and Madonna University history.  And then there was last Friday night.
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'Blazer Basketball' Follows Coach's Lead

'Blazer Basketball' Follows Coach's Lead
Friday, January 20, 2017
After upending previously unbeaten Traverse City St. Francis on the road last Saturday, Kalkaska basketball coach Dave Dalton treated his team to dinner at Buffalo Wild Wings. It’s a gesture that’s commonplace in the Blazers girls basketball program. Whethe...
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Kalkaska Climbs Under 'Famed' Alum

Kalkaska Climbs Under 'Famed' Alum
Thursday, September 29, 2016
It was a whirlwind weekend for Jeremy Wilkinson. The Kalkaska football coach led his unbeaten Blazers to a 35-0 victory over Cheboygan last Thursday. Then, 24 hours later, Wilkinson was inducted into the Northern Michigan University Sports Hall of Fame as part of the ...
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