Entries for 'Lansing Catholic'
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Teams that reach the MHSAA Football Finals have been running around in helmets and pads for just short of four months, starting when we’re keeping an eye out for high temperatures and finishing as we watch the snow fall.
Plenty of notable moments fill those four ...Continue Reading
Saturday, November 30, 2019
Zach Gillespie was just part of what was out of rhythm for Lansing Catholic during the first half of Saturday’s Division 5 Final against Almont.
But somehow, the Cougars and Raiders were tied. And that meant Lansing Catholic was in position to win.Continue Reading
Thursday, November 28, 2019
There will be no appetizers for this weekend’s MHSAA 11-Player Football Finals at Ford Field.
Show up early and stay late – every game both days has a story, ranging from two first-time finalists playing for the Division 1 title to two of the most successf...Continue Reading
Saturday, November 2, 2019
As Anna Petr charged toward the finish line at Michigan International Speedway, trying to overtake the reigning champion, her mind began to think of all the people who helped her get to this position.
One special memory was that of her mother, Angela, who died from bre...Continue Reading
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Growth in Michigan high school hockey since 1972 had been spectacular. During the 1972-73 school year, according to Michigan High School Athletic Association assistant director Warren McKenzie, there were 32 high school teams playing varsity schedules. In 1973-74, there...Continue Reading
Saturday, November 3, 2018
The crown is staying in the family.
One year after Lansing Catholic’s Olivia Theis ran the fastest time ever at the MHSAA Girls Cross Country Finals, her sister assumed her vacated Lower Peninsula Division 2 title Saturday at Michigan International Speedway.Continue Reading
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Schoolcraft’s Lydia Goble powered through a final season this spring to finish her four-year varsity career among the most accomplished softball players in MHSAA history – and a multi-sport record book honoree.
Find out more about her accomplishme...Continue Reading
Friday, May 4, 2018
Every school year sees its share of MHSAA all-time achievements challenged.
But few have taken the football record book by storm like a trio of talented kickers did this past fall.Continue Reading
Thursday, May 3, 2018
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips features Ryan Ruiter crossing the finishing line just ahead of the rest for Lansing Catholic in a 400-meter race against Fowlerville.Continue Reading
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Another big weekend of MHSAA Championships take place on Friday and Saturday (March 2-3) on MHSAA.tv, as March Magic marches onto the Individual Wrestling and Girls Competitive Cheer mats.Continue Reading
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Of the thousands of girls who have run in the MHSAA Cross Country Finals at Michigan International Speedway, only one had ever broken the 17-minute barrier. Winning the 2009 Lower Peninsula Division 1 meet in 16:54.8 just a month before winning the national Foot Locker ...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 2, 2017
If the projections are correct, two Michigan high school boys cross country teams will be celebrating MHSAA championships for the first time this weekend.
Chelsea and Hanover-Horton are the top-ranked teams in their divisions, and both are seeking to win Finals titles ...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Our latest “Clips of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips feature one of our eight MHSAA boys soccer finalists and a contender from the Division 5 football playoffs.Continue Reading
Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Over the course of Saturday, 986 runners will take part in the MHSAA Lower Peninsula Girls Cross Country Finals at Michigan International Speedway – and with a number of contenders facing new championship scenarios and first-time title opportunities.
While last s...Continue Reading
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
A battle for control of the Tri-Valley Conference Central takes place today (Oct. 4) on MHSAA.tv when Freeland hosts Saginaw Swan Valley in girls volleyball at 7 p.m.Continue Reading
Thursday, September 21, 2017
After missing out on winning her first Finals championship last fall by less than a second, Lansing Catholic senior Olivia Theis is undefeated at the 5K distance this fall.
On Friday, she outpaced the toughest field the state has seen this season to date &nd...Continue Reading
Sunday, June 4, 2017
Doing one better was the theme for Adrian Madison’s girls track & field team Saturday at the Lower Peninsula Division 3 Finals at Comstock Park.
A year after finishing runner-up, the Trojans nabbed a team championship with 56½ points. Lansing Cat...Continue Reading
Saturday, November 5, 2016
The finish line couldn’t arrive soon enough for Hart sophomore Adelyn Ackley.
There was no one in front of her at Michigan International Speedway as she sprinted down the final stretch Saturday in the MHSAA Division 3 cross country meet. It’s what was behin...Continue Reading
Friday, November 4, 2016
The 991 racers at Saturday’s MHSAA Lower Peninsula Boys Cross Country Finals include more than a few who have come close to claiming championships the last few seasons, but are seeking their first.
Corunna’s Noah Jacobs has won every race this season, but i...Continue Reading
Monday, August 22, 2016
The Kalamazoo Christian girls tennis team capped off this spring with a sixth-place team finish at the Lower Peninsula Division 4 Finals – led by a pair of singles players who enjoyed plenty of significant victories during their high school careers.
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