Entries for 'Springport'

Mendon's Crespo Completes 4-Title Drive

Mendon's Crespo Completes 4-Title Drive
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Skyler Crespo reached Michigan wrestling immortality Saturday night. The senior from Mendon became just the 28th wrestler in MHSAA history — and second on the day — to earn a fourth Individual Finals title.
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Mendon's Crespo Now 2 for 2 in Finals Trips

Mendon's Crespo Now 2 for 2 in Finals Trips
Sunday, March 4, 2018
Skyler Crespo bounced around Saturday night during his post-match interview. The Mendon sophomore had just won his second Division 4 wrestling championship in as many tries, but looked like he could get right back on the mat.
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D4 Preview: Hopefuls Knocking on Door

D4 Preview: Hopefuls Knocking on Door
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Hudson and New Lothrop have met for the Division 4 championship the last four seasons, and last year even as the Hornets entered Finals weekend unranked. But a look at the overall strength of this year’s quarterfinalists signals a new contender could rise.
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Hudson's Hamdan Wins Clash of Champs

Hudson's Hamdan Wins Clash of Champs
Sunday, March 5, 2017
Hudson sophomore Jordan Hamdan didn’t just want to win a Division 4 title Saturday at The Palace of Auburn Hills – he also wanted to impress his older brother, Roddy. Hamdan accomplished both, defeating Jackson Lumen Christi’s Spencer Good 3-2 in a m...
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D4 Preview: Wide-Open Field in Pursuit

D4 Preview: Wide-Open Field in Pursuit
Thursday, March 2, 2017
Contenders with a combined 21 appearances in MHSAA individual title matches return to the Division 4 Finals this weekend. Eight are reigning champions, including one who won in Division 3 last season before his team was reclassified into this bracket.
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D4 Preview: Entering the Hornets' Nest

D4 Preview: Entering the Hornets' Nest
Thursday, February 23, 2017
If seedings hold true, we will have a new Division 4 wrestling champion Saturday for the first time since 2014. But that next champion wouldn't really be new; Hudson is the top seed entering Friday’s Quarterfinals and won every Division 4 title from 2009-2013 bef...
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Johnson Bounces Back for Inspired Finish

Johnson Bounces Back for Inspired Finish
Sunday, March 6, 2016
Last wrestling season ended in heart-breaking fashion for Hudson senior Kyle Johnson. Not only was he unable to repeat as an individual MHSAA champion, but he also was mourning the passing of his grandfather, Jim Kimble.
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D4 Preview: Hornets Seek to Stay On Top

D4 Preview: Hornets Seek to Stay On Top
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Eight Division 4 title hopefuls will be the first to take the mat at the first MHSAA Team Wrestling Finals weekend hosted by Central Michigan University’s McGuirk Arena. Included among those eight is two-time reigning champion New Lothrop, two-time reigning runne...
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Brother's Memory Sparks Kent City Champ

Brother's Memory Sparks Kent City Champ
Saturday, March 7, 2015
For Kent City senior Shane Rodenburg, winning this year’s MHSAA Finals title was not something he was doing just for himself. He also was taking the mat with his younger brother Brendon in his heart. Read more about Rodenburg's victory and check out post-match co...
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D4 Preview: Sending Out the Seniors

D4 Preview: Sending Out the Seniors
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Michigan will celebrate one last time this weekend, at the high school level, an accomplished group of seniors who have dominated the Division 4 Individual Wrestling Finals during the first half of this decade. Four seniors will take the mat beginning Thursday with a c...
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Scholars and Athletes 2015: Class C, D

Scholars and Athletes 2015: Class C, D
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
The Michigan High School Athletic Association has selected 10 student-athletes from Class C and D member schools to receive scholarships through its Scholar-Athlete Award program. Each of the scholarship recipients will be honored at halftime ceremonies of the Class C ...
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Leland Ace Finds Net in Record Fashion

Leland Ace Finds Net in Record Fashion
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
The Leland girls soccer team won its league and District this spring on the feet of a number of talented players, including one of the highest scorers in MHSAA history. Sophomore Libby Munoz set a single-season record with 84 points and scored the second-most...
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D4 Preview: Contenders Pursue Hudson

D4 Preview: Contenders Pursue Hudson
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Hudson is seeking this weekend to become the first team in MHSAA history to win six straight wrestling team championships. And that’s the expectation, as the Tigers enter the MHSAA Team Wrestling Finals seeded first in Division 4 and ranked No. 1 in the state poll...
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Joy Outweighs Pain for Erie-Mason's Griffin

Joy Outweighs Pain for Erie-Mason's Griffin
Sunday, March 3, 2013
At least for a couple of minutes Saturday evening, Logan Griffin’s left shoulder stopped hurting. Or, hopefully, hurt a little less. He had separated it midway through this season, and didn’t return to the mat until the District tournament three weeks ago.
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D3 Softball: Clinton Returns to Final

D3 Softball: Clinton Returns to Final
Friday, June 15, 2012
Tierney Nelson is feeling a little old this weekend at Bailey Park. It’s all relative, of course, to the fact she’s finishing her Clinton career with a fourth and final trip to the MHSAA Softball Finals.
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Softball Finals: Champs are Here

Softball Finals: Champs are Here
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Three of last season's MHSAA softball champions will return to Battle Creek's Bailey Park on Friday looking to make it two -- or in Petersburg-Summerfield's case, three -- in a row. Get up to speed by checking out this weekend's schedule, followed by a look at each of ...
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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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