Entries for 'Battle Creek Central'

Moment: Look Back at Boys Track's Yesteryear

Moment: Look Back at Boys Track's Yesteryear
Sunday, April 26, 2020
Today's look back at MHSAA Finals past provides a pair of opportunities to take a trip back in time to a recognizable place as it hosted some of the legendary champions in state boys track & field history. This collection of clips from the 1965 and 1968 Lower Penin...
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Hoops Finds Annual Home During Holidays

Hoops Finds Annual Home During Holidays
Friday, December 27, 2019
Nothing says the Holidays like a high school basketball tournament. It started, like many things do, with a drip. Well, make that a dribble.
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Michigan Boys Take the Swimming Plunge

Michigan Boys Take the Swimming Plunge
Friday, November 30, 2018
It was late March. Dressed in his black silk swimsuit adorned with an orange letter “J,” James Dingman stood 18 inches above the waterline, perched on a spring-less board.  In 60 seconds it would be over.
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Flashback: Midland Makes '68 Title Play

Flashback: Midland Makes '68 Title Play
Sunday, August 26, 2018
It was a sunny, cool late August morning as high school football practice kicked off around the state. The Detroit Tigers were in the midst of a four-game losing streak, their longest to date that World Series-winning season. With 32 games to go, their lead over the Bal...
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Tales of Teams, Trophies & Trinkets - Vol 2

Tales of Teams, Trophies & Trinkets - Vol 2
Thursday, February 9, 2017
A picture may be worth a thousand words – but often, we can learn as much from a traveling trophy, game ticket, and even an old megaphone. Michigan’s high school sports history is more than a century old and filled with legends passed on of games, teams and...
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2016 Bush Awards Honor Valued Educators

2016 Bush Awards Honor Valued Educators
Monday, June 20, 2016
Three educators who have combined for more than a century of service to high school athletics – Adrian Madison’s Kristen Isom, Holly’s Deb VanKuiken and Battle Creek’s Jim Cummins – have been named recipients of the Michigan High Schoo...
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Battle Creek All-City Tournament

Battle Creek All-City Tournament
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
BATTLE CREEK -- For 34 seasons, five Battle Creek teams -- Central, Lakeview, Pennfield, Harper Creek and St. Philip -- annually play for the Mick Haley trophy at the All-City Tournament. St. Philip defeated Lakeview to win this season's event on Oct. 15 at Pennfield...
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34 Seasons of Volleyball Battles

34 Seasons of Volleyball Battles
Thursday, October 20, 2011
There’s a good deal of talk that goes around Battle Creek’s volleyball community every fall.  And with a significant amount of talent concentrated in such a small area, there’s plenty to say. Starting in 1979, the last words for a season often have come at Batt...
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