Entries for 'Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian'
Saturday, June 8, 2019
Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian trailed Big Rapids by eight strokes Saturday, with time running out.
Sensing his team needed a boost, both physically and mentally, fourth-year NorthPointe coach Erik Fahlen handed out Snickers bars to all five of his players with fou...Continue Reading
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Major opportunities – and some intriguing challenges – are among main storylines for this weekend’s MHSAA Lower Peninsula Boys Golf Finals.
Two of last season’s team champions didn’t qualify for this weekend’s tournaments. A third 20...Continue Reading
Thursday, March 28, 2019
Few freshmen in any sport have broken onto the scene like Farmington Hills Mercy’s Jillian Smith did in girls lacrosse in 2018.
Find out more about the Marlins phenom's accomplishments and check out other recent MHSAA record book additions in girls soccer, boys b...Continue Reading
Friday, March 1, 2019
Hudson joined the list of elite small-school competitive cheer programs last winter when it won its first Division 4 Finals championship.
Could another rising team do the same Saturday?Continue Reading
Thursday, October 18, 2018
No doubt, this weekend’s Lower Peninsula Girls Golf Finals will provide unforgettable moments for everyone who takes part.
But there also are a number of storylines heading in that could prove memorable in statewide lore for seasons to come.Continue Reading
Friday, June 15, 2018
Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian ace Erik Fahlen Jr. fired a two-day 71-67-138 to win the individual championship at last weekend’s Lower Peninsula Division 4 Final at Forest Akers East, leading the Mustangs to their first team title since 1996 in earning the Mi...Continue Reading
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian junior Erik Fahlen should consider playing in rain more often.
After all, it’s hard to imagine many better scores being turned in if there had been perfect weather on the second day of the Lower Peninsula Division 4 Boys Golf Fi...Continue Reading
Thursday, June 7, 2018
This could be a weekend of coincidence as all four 2017 Lower Peninsula Boys Golf Finals runners-up are in position to take the most challenging last step and become MHSAA champions.
Keep an eye on Grosse Pointe South, Flint Powers Catholic, Big Rapids and Grand Rapids...Continue Reading
Friday, December 29, 2017
Three four-year varsity softball standouts carried Midland to another Quarterfinal run in the spring, finishing their careers as the Chemics finished 32-8 – and finishing as well with their best work all over the MHSAA record book.
Click below to check out their ...Continue Reading
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Stockbridge’s Mason Gee-Montgomery graduated this spring with 37 entries in the MHSAA football record book, while teammate and top receiver Kolby Canfield finished his high school career appearing 16 times for accomplishments they frequently collaborated on over t...Continue Reading
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Five of 12 teams occupying top-three spots in this week’s Michigan Interscholastic Golf Coaches Association state polls have never won an MHSAA championship.
That fact alone sets this up to be a weekend of change. But there are other factors to consider heading i...Continue Reading
Saturday, June 10, 2017
There couldn’t have been three more appropriate words for Clarkston Everest Collegiate boys golf coach David Smith to describe the past, present and future of his golf program at the moment.
“It’s all good,” Smith said.Continue Reading
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Three reigning MHSAA Lower Peninsula golf champions entered Regionals last week ranked No. 1 in their respective divisions by the state coaches association.
But that also means there are 17 more teams in each of those divisions revved up to surprise at this weekend&rsq...Continue Reading
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Two storylines jump out immediately from this weekend’s MHSAA Class C and D Semifinals at the Breslin Center.
The Class D favorite is nearing the MHSAA record for longest winning streak. The Class C favorite is seeking a fourth title in five seasons. And six more...Continue Reading
Friday, January 22, 2016
Saline’s run last spring to its first MHSAA girls soccer championship was keyed by a number of talented players – including eventual Miss Soccer, Taylor Mulder.
See where she ranks among the MHSAA's all-time leading scorers, and check out additional recent ...Continue Reading
Saturday, March 28, 2015
The winter sports season concluded Saturday with the MHSAA Boys Basketball Finals at the Breslin Center at Michigan State University.
Click below for highlight clips from every game plus links to watch them in full. Continue Reading
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Flint Beecher's basketball players warmed up Saturday wearing red and white T-shirts proclaiming the 2015 Buccaneers as Genesee Area Conference Red Division champions.
It was certainly an understated look for a team with much loftier goals than league titles.Continue Reading
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian and Flint Beecher advanced to the MHSAA Class C Boys Basketball Final with Semifinal wins Thursday at the Breslin Center.Continue Reading
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Preston Huckaby is a four-year varsity starter for Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian’s basketball team.
So he had a decent idea what was necessary to earn one more chance to suit up for the Mustangs, and with history on the line. Continue Reading
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
The majority of teams playing in this weekend’s Class C and D Semifinals have been waiting decades for this opportunity.
Six are seeking their first MHSAA titles. Three are playing for their first Finals berths, and two hope to appear in championship games for th...Continue Reading