Entries for 'Oxford'

Seniors Standouts Cap Careers with D1 Wins

Seniors Standouts Cap Careers with D1 Wins
Saturday, March 2, 2019
The minute she saw the match play draw at Saturday’s Division 1 Bowling Singles Finals, Oxford’s Megan Armbruster’s eyes lit up.  She had already mentally circled a name on her half of the draw.
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D1's Best Celebrate 1st Finals Titles

D1's Best Celebrate 1st Finals Titles
Friday, March 1, 2019
Blake Ryntz had no clue that the tears he was shedding late Friday morning in his father’s arms would – five hours later – morph from ones of sadness to those of triumph. But that’s what the sport of bowling can do to a person.
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Preview: Finals Fields Full of Past Champs

Preview: Finals Fields Full of Past Champs
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Seven reigning team champions and five singles title winners are returning for this weekend’s MHSAA Girls & Boys Bowling Finals. But this sport annually seems to allow for a higher degree of the unexpected at this highest level of competition – so expec...
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Pixellot Productions On Rise

Pixellot Productions On Rise
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
A year ago, Pixellot – the automated production solution for schools wishing to stream live video of their athletic events on the NFHS Network and MHSAA.tv – was in use at six schools across Michigan.
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Oxford, Kettering Earn 1st Championships

Oxford, Kettering Earn 1st Championships
Friday, March 2, 2018
It’s rare when one MHSAA team championship bowling match comes down to the last frame. But twice on the same day? That is what will forever make the 2018 Division 1 Finals at Sterling Lanes so unforgettable.
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D1 Preview: DCC Ready for Challengers

D1 Preview: DCC Ready for Challengers
Thursday, February 22, 2018
For nearly two seasons, no high school team in Michigan has been able to take down reigning Division 1 champion Detroit Catholic Central.  This weekend’s MHSAA Finals at Kalamazoo’s Wings Events Center would be the time and place for aspiring challenge...
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Davison Girls, Salem Boys Reign in D1

Davison Girls, Salem Boys Reign in D1
Friday, March 3, 2017
In a sport filled with so much unpredictably, the Davison girls bowling team continues to be a model of incredible consistency. For a sixth straight year, Davison advanced to the championship round of the Division 1 tournament Friday. Once there, the Cardinals improve...
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D1 Preview: Titans Prepare to Clash

D1 Preview: Titans Prepare to Clash
Thursday, February 23, 2017
To call the Division 1 Quarterfinal field loaded would be an understatement. The top seven ranked teams at the end of the regular season all have advanced to this weekend's final rounds at Central Michigan University's McGuirk Arena – paced by a top-seeded D...
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Comeback Jump as Meaningful as Record

Comeback Jump as Meaningful as Record
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Because it was wind-aided, the performance by Jackson senior Anthony Owens on Saturday won't count in the MHSAA track and field record books. But while it won't go down officially as the best long jump ever at an MHSAA Finals, it was one of the greatest jumps, given th...
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Performance: Oxford's Connor Bandel

Performance: Oxford's Connor Bandel
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Oxford's Connor Bandel could’ve been a selection for Michigan National Guard Performance of the Week most this season; the spring has included that many highlights for the reigning Lower Peninsula Division 1 champion in shot put and discus.  But so far, he w...
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D1 Preview: One Champion Will Emerge

D1 Preview: One Champion Will Emerge
Friday, February 26, 2016
Hartland, Davison and Detroit Catholic Central have taken turns against each other and as the presumed favorite in Division 1 this season.  They make up the top three seeds among another strong class of teams from Michigan's largest wrestling schools, but should b...
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Extra, Extra: Seymour Sets PAT Record

Extra, Extra: Seymour Sets PAT Record
Friday, May 1, 2015
Griffin Seymour will head to Eastern Michigan University this fall as one of the most successful kickers in MHSAA history. Read on to find out why, plus see more of this week's record book additions for football, girls and boys basketball, baseball, boys soccer an...
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Highlight Reel: Friday's Quarterfinal Video

Highlight Reel: Friday's Quarterfinal Video
Saturday, February 28, 2015
The first day of MHSAA Team Finals weekend is one of the busiest days of each wrestling season, with 16 matches over four divisions deciding those that will move on to meet in Saturday’s Semifinals. And we’ve got highlights for every team that competed Fri...
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D1 Preview: Favorites Vie for 1st Title

D1 Preview: Favorites Vie for 1st Title
Thursday, February 26, 2015
This weekend’s MHSAA Team Finals Division 1 bracket seems a little upside-down from what we usually expect at Battle Creek’s Kellogg Arena. Last season’s finalists – champion Detroit Catholic Central and runner-up Davison – will instead fa...
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D1 Preview: Davison Seeks Return to Top

D1 Preview: Davison Seeks Return to Top
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Davison is arguably the most storied wrestling program in MHSAA history. And for seven seasons, the Cardinals have looked to add another championship chapter. This weekend at Kellogg Arena, they are favored to win their first Division 1 title since finishing a st...
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Mancelona's Derrer Delivers Nat'l Record

Mancelona's Derrer Delivers Nat'l Record
Monday, September 9, 2013
Mancelona’s Dakota Derrer will enter her final high school softball season as an MHSAA and national record holder. The senior shortstop has been added to the MHSAA record book for 20 triples she hit in 2012 as a sophomore, one of 12 recent additions to the MHSAA ...
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Individual Finals: From 16 to No. 1

Individual Finals: From 16 to No. 1
Sunday, March 4, 2012
A total of 56 individual wrestling champions were crowned Saturday at The Palace of Auburn Hills. One was St. Johns senior Taylor Massa – and he earned his own story after finishing his career without a loss. But there were plenty of others to tell as 56 wrestle...
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Bowling Finals: Ready to Roll

Bowling Finals: Ready to Roll
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Few MHSAA sports end with as many unexpected champions as emerge at the Bowling Finals, which will be contested this weekend at four sites around the state. Here is our rundown of some of the favorites in each division -- and guesses at a few surprises as well.
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D1 Final: 'We wanted this matchup'

D1 Final: 'We wanted this matchup'
Saturday, February 25, 2012
A week after the 2011 wrestling season ended, Detroit Catholic Central coach Mitch Hancock brought his team’s Division 1 runner-up trophy into the Shamrocks’ wrestling room. He had one of his seniors paint “1 point” underneath it. The message wa...
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Team Finals: 32 Contenders, at a Glance

Team Finals: 32 Contenders, at a Glance
Friday, February 24, 2012
Headed to Battle Creek this weekend? So are 32 wrestling teams competing for one of four MHSAA team championships beginning with Friday's Quarterfinals at Battle Creek.  Check out our division-by-division primers with information on every team competing this weeke...
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