Entries for 'Essexville Garber'

D3 Champs Make Work Pay Off in Close Clinchers

D3 Champs Make Work Pay Off in Close Clinchers
Friday, March 6, 2020
History was made Friday, and it brought Jim Tesner to tears. Never before in the history of sports at Essexville Garber High School had a team won an MHSAA Finals championship.
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County Win Has Garber Rolling for More

County Win Has Garber Rolling for More
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Dale Hofmeister knew the physical part of a big competition wouldn’t be an issue for the Essexville Garber boys bowling team. The Dukes are talented and have had ample practice time with the lane conditions they’ll see as the meets get more important and com...
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Sailors Ride Scoreless Streak to 2nd Title

Sailors Ride Scoreless Streak to 2nd Title
Friday, June 14, 2019
Grand Rapids South Christian senior goalkeeper Annika Zuverink said that throughout this spring, head coach Brian Broekhuizen brought the team bagels every time she and the Sailors shut out an opponent. But toward the end of the season, Zuverink said Broekhuizen starte...
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Preview: How Will These Stories End?

Preview: How Will These Stories End?
Thursday, June 13, 2019
While it’s convenient when previewing a Finals series to find a common theme bonding all four games, sometimes that’s just not possible.  Sometimes, like this weekend, the stories are unrelated – but all worth the price of admission.
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Preview: Hundreds of Hopefuls, 56 Champs

Preview: Hundreds of Hopefuls, 56 Champs
Thursday, March 1, 2018
A total of 23 reigning champions will return to this weekend’s MHSAA Individual Finals, and all 56 who will be crowned will be celebrated by their schools and communities.  But as is often true on this biggest stage, the crowd’s focus will turn nearly ...
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Scholars & Athletes 2018: Class B

Scholars & Athletes 2018: Class B
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
The Michigan High School Athletic Association has selected eight student-athletes from Class B member schools to receive scholarships through the MHSAA/Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete Award program.  Each of the scholarship recipients will be honored at a ha...
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Garber Standout VanSumeren Does it All

Garber Standout VanSumeren Does it All
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Ben VanSumeren doesn’t get much rest during Essexville Garber football games. Not that he wants or needs it.
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Hillger Becomes Palace King 1 Last Time

Hillger Becomes Palace King 1 Last Time
Sunday, March 5, 2017
Trent Hillger was as impressive as ever during his run to his third straight MHSAA individual title. The Lake Fenton senior heavyweight pinned his first three opponents at the Division 3 Finals at The Palace of Auburn Hills this past weekend, then beat Lake Odessa Lak...
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