Entries for 'Ubly'

Thumb Schools Form Hockey 'Legion'

Thumb Schools Form Hockey 'Legion'
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Larry Camp is happy to be focusing on hockey.  The coach of the first-year Eastern Thumb Area Legion hockey program – also known simply as Ubly – had been working since February, navigating the politics of school boards and paperwork to create an oppor...
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Multi-Sport Survey Helps Set Benchmark

Multi-Sport Survey Helps Set Benchmark
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Nearly 43 percent of athletes at MHSAA member high schools participated in more than one sport during the 2017-18 school year, according to the first-ever Multi-Sport Participation Survey conducted this spring and inspired by the work of the MHSAA’s Task Force on ...
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Concord Senior Rises, Irish Stay on Top

Concord Senior Rises, Irish Stay on Top
Saturday, November 4, 2017
When Samantha Saenz of Concord needs training partners or racing advice, she leans upon the school’s boys team. “I don’t have many girls on my team, so I train with the boys, so that helps,” she said. “They’re fast.”
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After Lean Years, Ubly Returns to Regional

After Lean Years, Ubly Returns to Regional
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Aaron Klama sat in the stands in 2008 watching his brothers play for Ubly in the Division 7 championship game at Ford Field. Klama was 10, and Ubly was at the peak of the strongest decade in program history. Even though his brothers and their teammates lost against Tra...
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Highlight Reel: Division 3-4 Baseball Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Division 3-4 Baseball Semifinals
Friday, June 12, 2015
The second sessions of MHSAA Baseball Semifinals were played Friday at McLane Stadium at Michigan State University. Jackson Lumen Christi and Buchanan in Division 3 and Muskegon Catholic Central and Centreville in Division 4 advanced to Saturday’s championship gam...
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First-Time Finalists Ride Pitching Power

First-Time Finalists Ride Pitching Power
Friday, June 12, 2015
The winning pitchers in the Division 4 Semifinals went all seven innings and combined to give up just three hits on Friday at McLane Stadium on the campus of Michigan State University. A stoic Devin Comes gave up a single to the first batter, and that was all in leadi...
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Preview: New Champ (at least 1) Guaranteed

Preview: New Champ (at least 1) Guaranteed
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
This weekend’s MHSAA Baseball Finals at Michigan State University’s McLane Stadium are guaranteed to provide at least a few first-time thrills. Of 16 teams playing in Semifinals starting Thursday, 11 have never played in an MHSAA baseball championship game...
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Preview: Contenders Fill Boys Finals

Preview: Contenders Fill Boys Finals
Friday, May 29, 2015
Few days during a school year provide as much opportunity for a statewide showcase of talents as the day each spring when all seven MHSAA Track & Field championships are decided. This weekend’s boys lineup features plenty of familiar names from Finals past &n...
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Multiple Aces Pay Off as Comets Reign

Multiple Aces Pay Off as Comets Reign
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Most softball teams ride one dominant pitcher and hope for the best. It never hurts to have an insurance policy, however, because even the best pitchers have an off day.
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Unexpected Ubly Reaches Season Finale

Unexpected Ubly Reaches Season Finale
Friday, June 14, 2013
Nobody outside of Ubly expected the Bearcats to be playing for the MHSAA Division 4 softball championship. Even some within the inner circle were skeptical.
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Finals Preview: History Awaits

Finals Preview: History Awaits
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Half of the 16 teams making the trip to this weekend's Softball Finals at Battle Creek's Bailey Park are seeking their first MHSAA championship. Seven of those teams hope to play in a title game for the first time. Five teams – Linden, Dundee, Holton, Grosse ...
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Volleyball: In Ubly, Kubacki means Assist

Volleyball: In Ubly, Kubacki means Assist
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
In a report by the Huron Daily Tribune, Ubly coach Andy Guza called the last victory of his team's three-set win over Sandusky on Oct. 4, "the craziest game I've ever seen." It also capped a record-setting match for his junior setter.
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