Entries for 'Merrill'

Preview: Historic Opportunities Await

Preview: Historic Opportunities Await
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
It’s easy to name some of the powers that have dominated Michigan competitive cheer over the years – and most of them will return to the MHSAA Finals this weekend in Grand Rapids. But two of this year's title favorites are among 21 seeking to win a champion...
Continue Reading

Selection Sunday Show Returns to FSD

Selection Sunday Show Returns to FSD
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
It’s become a ritual of the fall sports season – hundreds of high school football teams across the state of Michigan gathering for watch parties, hoping to hear their names and match-ups called for the MHSAA Football Playoffs during the Selection Sunday Show...
Continue Reading

Tales of Teams, Trophies & Trinkets

Tales of Teams, Trophies & Trinkets
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
High school athletics leaves behind an amazing array of treasures – although while buried in a keepsake box, or trophy case, the awards stand silent.  For many, their meaning and worth only continues to grow in value. Yet, in other cases, time can be cruel. ...
Continue Reading

D4 Preview: Breckenridge Ready to Repeat

D4 Preview: Breckenridge Ready to Repeat
Friday, March 4, 2016
Breckenridge returned to the elite of MHSAA competitive cheer last season and remains the team to beat at this weekend’s Division 4 Final. But although the Huskies ended Michigan Center’s four-season hold on the championship in 2015, they must again hold of...
Continue Reading

Michigan Center Seniors Finish 4 for 4

Michigan Center Seniors Finish 4 for 4
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Four years, four MHSAA championships. Not a bad way to remember your high school career in competitive cheer.
Continue Reading

Finals Preview: Champions Seek 3-Peats

Finals Preview: Champions Seek 3-Peats
Friday, February 28, 2014
All four 2013 MHSAA competitive cheer champions also won their respective divisions in 2012. All four of those champions are back for the Finals this weekend at the Grand Rapids DeltaPlex. But all four likely will face their toughest competition of the last three seas...
Continue Reading

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.
Continue Reading