Entries for 'Milan'

Multi-Skilled Hines Sparks Milan Charge

Multi-Skilled Hines Sparks Milan Charge
Friday, September 14, 2018
It’s a good thing Tristen Hines doesn’t get tired. “Tristen doesn’t want to come off the field, and we don’t want him to come off the field,” said Milan football coach Jesse Hoskins. “He’s that type of player.”
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Whiteford's Title Team Runs Into History

Whiteford's Title Team Runs Into History
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Ottawa Lake Whiteford’s perfect season last fall concluded with its first MHSAA title. The Division 8 champion also finished with a number of lasting accomplishments. Those and more are recent additions to the MHSAA football record book.
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Great Clips of the Week: 2/1/18

Great Clips of the Week: 2/1/18
Thursday, February 1, 2018
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips shows a close 200 freestyle relay finish for winners Milan and Yosue Gonzalez against Riverview in boys swimming & diving.
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For Emerging Cranbrook, Time is Now

For Emerging Cranbrook, Time is Now
Sunday, November 19, 2017
A young team with a promising future became an MHSAA champion Saturday at the Michael H. Jones Natatorium at Eastern Michigan University. The Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook Kingswood girls swimming & diving team, led by four freshmen, a sophomore and three juniors, sto...
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Preview: Anticipating a Few New Orders

Preview: Anticipating a Few New Orders
Thursday, November 16, 2017
A change in division by one state power could change things up significantly at two of this weekend’s Lower Peninsula Girls Swimming & Diving Finals. Regular favorites are expected to contend again in Division 1 after Rockford emerged to claim its first title...
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St Francis Standouts Net Record Entries

St Francis Standouts Net Record Entries
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Traverse City St. Francis missed tying for a Lower Peninsula Division 4 championship in girls tennis by a point in 2016, but continued adding big winners to the MHSAA record book. Click to see who made the list and read on for the latest additions in baseball, boys and...
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'Best Ever' East Grand Rapids Wins 20th Title

'Best Ever' East Grand Rapids Wins 20th Title
Saturday, November 19, 2016
East Grand Rapids swim coach Butch Briggs has won numerous MHSAA Finals championships over his 42 years of coaching the powerhouse program. But this year’s group has a special place in his gallery of champions. The Pioneers captured their 20th MHSAA title sin...
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Jackson Area Efforts Net New Officials

Jackson Area Efforts Net New Officials
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Check out how Jackson area officials are restocking their ranks, plus a story of kindness between league schools, the history behind a basketball celebration and a couple of follow-ups on past Second Half features. 
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Highlight Reel: Class B Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class B Semifinals
Friday, March 27, 2015
Wyoming Godwin Heights and Detroit Henry Ford advanced to the MHSAA Class B Boys Basketball Final with Semifinal wins Friday at the Breslin Center.
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Godwin Hts Earns Championship Chance

Godwin Hts Earns Championship Chance
Friday, March 27, 2015
Three District titles, three Regional titles and 75 wins give Wyoming Godwin Heights one of the most impressive three-season resumes of any MHSAA team in any sport.  But that’s not what Delaney Blaylock was thinking about when he embraced teammate Michael W...
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Class A-B Preview: Chasing Favorites

Class A-B Preview: Chasing Favorites
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Similar to the Class C and D Semifinals to be played Thursday, Friday's Class A and B games will feature five teams aspiring to win their first MHSAA championships. But the field also includes four teams that advanced to Breslin Center in 2014, the undefeated top-rank...
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Last Year's Runners-Up Take Next Step

Last Year's Runners-Up Take Next Step
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Emily Converse, Gabby Higgins, Rileigh Eding and Riley Kishman all had a year to replay the races in their minds. A fraction of a second here, an extra lean there — that's all that stood between them and individual championships at the 2013 MHSAA Division 3 Lowe...
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Dow Duo Rises to Top in Doubles

Dow Duo Rises to Top in Doubles
Friday, April 4, 2014
Midland Dow’s fifth straight MHSAA championship in the fall was keyed by another outstanding group of veterans who have grown up winning in the program – including the most successful doubles players in MHSAA history. Find out more about that pair, plus the...
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Newest Champs Earn Spot in Milan Lore

Newest Champs Earn Spot in Milan Lore
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Milan's postgame celebration quickly went from the court to the stands. Spectators who didn't understand what was taking place were befuddled when the Big Reds headed into the seats at the Breslin Center before receiving their championship trophy. One by one, they hu...
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Big Reds Come Up Big Time in 4th Quarter

Big Reds Come Up Big Time in 4th Quarter
Friday, March 21, 2014
One quarter – 8 minutes – remained in Friday’s last Class B Semifinal at the Breslin Center. Time appeared to be running out for Milan as it trailed Detroit Douglass by eight points. And this was the scenario – almost – that the Big Reds ...
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Cranes Climb Pool Podium for 1st Time

Cranes Climb Pool Podium for 1st Time
Saturday, March 8, 2014
The Bloomfield Hills Cranbrook-Kingswood boys swimming and diving team had all the motivation it needed entering Saturday’s MHSAA Division 3 Finals at Holland Aquatic Center.  Last year was still fresh in the minds of the Cranes after a runner-up finish to ...
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Practicing, Playing Like Potential Champs

Practicing, Playing Like Potential Champs
Friday, June 14, 2013
Richmond baseball coach Scott Evans has been something of a drill sergeant during his two seasons running the program, junior Austin Harvey said. But that’s exactly what the Blue Devils needed to reach a game they’d never played in before.
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Finals Preview: Making the Numbers Add Up

Finals Preview: Making the Numbers Add Up
Thursday, June 13, 2013
A few numbers are worth noting heading into MHSAA Baseball Finals weekend at Battle Creek's Bailey Park. Seven of the 16 teams taking the field will be playing for their first championships. But there are plenty of coaches this weekend who know about winning; eight ha...
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