Entries for 'Michigan Center'

Northwest Draws Closer to Dream Finish

Northwest Draws Closer to Dream Finish
Friday, March 16, 2018
Like kids in every community, future Jackson Northwest athletes grow up dreaming of winning championships. But there’s something more to say about the opportunity earned by the Mounties with their 56-47 Class B Semifinal win Friday over Michigan Center.
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Class B Preview: Challengers & Champion

Class B Preview: Challengers & Champion
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Three Class B semifinalists will journey to Calvin College’s Van Noord Arena this weekend seeking the first MHSAA Finals title in their programs’ histories.  But to celebrate the ultimate prize for the first time, those hopefuls must contend with the r...
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D4 Preview: Huskies Hunt for 3-Peat

D4 Preview: Huskies Hunt for 3-Peat
Saturday, March 4, 2017
It’s tough to overstate how dominant Breckenridge’s cheer program has been since returning to the mat at the start of the 2014-15 season. But neither of those first two Division 4 championship seasons was accompanied by as much success as this winter&rs...
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Huskies Seniors Finish What They Restarted

Huskies Seniors Finish What They Restarted
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Breckenridge’s Dakota Colthorp was part of a group of wide-eyed and enthusiastic fifth graders who wanted to be involved in competitive cheer. At the time, the high school didn’t have a team due to low numbers. Seven years later, Colthorp and her elementary...
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D4 Preview: Breckenridge Ready to Repeat

D4 Preview: Breckenridge Ready to Repeat
Friday, March 4, 2016
Breckenridge returned to the elite of MHSAA competitive cheer last season and remains the team to beat at this weekend’s Division 4 Final. But although the Huskies ended Michigan Center’s four-season hold on the championship in 2015, they must again hold of...
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Jackson Area Efforts Net New Officials

Jackson Area Efforts Net New Officials
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Check out how Jackson area officials are restocking their ranks, plus a story of kindness between league schools, the history behind a basketball celebration and a couple of follow-ups on past Second Half features. 
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Revived Breckenridge Returns to Elite

Revived Breckenridge Returns to Elite
Saturday, March 7, 2015
The rebuilding process has been completed for the Breckenridge competitive cheer team.  After six years without a program due to low numbers, the Huskies returned to the top after dominating Saturday’s Division 4 Competitive Cheer Final at The DeltaPlex.
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D4 Preview: Defending a Dynasty

D4 Preview: Defending a Dynasty
Friday, March 6, 2015
Michigan Center has built a Division 4 dynasty with its five MHSAA competitive cheer titles over the last six seasons. But the Cardinals will have to fend another former dynasty this weekend if they are to extend that impressive streak.
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Highlight Reel: East Jackson/Michigan Center

Highlight Reel: East Jackson/Michigan Center
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
The East Jackson volleyball team defeated Michigan Center 3-2 in a Class C District opener Monday. Click below for MHSAA.tv highlights and a link to watch the match in full. 
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Dow Duo Rises to Top in Doubles

Dow Duo Rises to Top in Doubles
Friday, April 4, 2014
Midland Dow’s fifth straight MHSAA championship in the fall was keyed by another outstanding group of veterans who have grown up winning in the program – including the most successful doubles players in MHSAA history. Find out more about that pair, plus the...
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Michigan Center Seniors Finish 4 for 4

Michigan Center Seniors Finish 4 for 4
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Four years, four MHSAA championships. Not a bad way to remember your high school career in competitive cheer.
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Finals Preview: Champions Seek 3-Peats

Finals Preview: Champions Seek 3-Peats
Friday, February 28, 2014
All four 2013 MHSAA competitive cheer champions also won their respective divisions in 2012. All four of those champions are back for the Finals this weekend at the Grand Rapids DeltaPlex. But all four likely will face their toughest competition of the last three seas...
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The Center for D4 Cheer Champions

The Center for D4 Cheer Champions
Saturday, March 2, 2013
The Michigan Center competitive cheer team didn’t perform to its full potential in Round 3 of the MHSAA Division 4 Final. A strong Round 2 performance prior to that more than made up for it.
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Cheer Finals: Favorites, Now Winners

Cheer Finals: Favorites, Now Winners
Sunday, March 4, 2012
Gibraltar Carlson, Richmond and Michigan Center came into Saturday's Competitive Cheer Finals at the Grand Rapids Delta Plex ranked No. 1 in their respective divisions this season. All three left as MHSAA champions.
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Cheer Finals: Familiar Favorites Return

Cheer Finals: Familiar Favorites Return
Friday, March 2, 2012
The MHSAA Competitive Cheer finals annually are among the association's best-attended championships. And a number of this season's contenders are regulars at the Grand Rapids Delta Plex. Nine of 32 finalists have won a combined 37 MHSAA championships.
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