Entries for 'Muskegon Oakridge'

GRCC, St Mary's Soak in D2 Success

GRCC, St Mary's Soak in D2 Success
Friday, June 14, 2019
Grand Rapids Catholic Central's Brenden Leonard said Thursday that teammate Joe Collins had ice water in his veins. Funny, because while he said that, Leonard had ice and freezing cold water all over his body.
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Preview: Right Place, Right Time

Preview: Right Place, Right Time
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
While it’s an obvious statement this spring’s 16 MHSAA baseball semifinalists have peaked at the right time, it might mean a little more this weekend at Michigan State University’s McLane Baseball Stadium. Five teams – including half the final f...
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#TBT: 2008 MHSAA Football Finals

#TBT: 2008 MHSAA Football Finals
Thursday, November 29, 2018
We conclude our Throwback Thursday run through of 2008 MHSAA Finals highlights with football, plus a feature from FOX Sports Detroit on Manistee Catholic Central – at that time one of the state’s smallest 11-player football powerhouses. 
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'Oakridge Family' True in Name & Purpose

'Oakridge Family' True in Name & Purpose
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Every football team talks about being a family. But at Muskegon Oakridge, it’s more than just a motto.
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Alma, Jonesville Add to Trophy Count

Alma, Jonesville Add to Trophy Count
Friday, March 2, 2018
Alma girls bowling coach Ken Shunk is going out on top.  The 11-year coach decided before the season that this one would be his last, and his team made the most of it.
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Performance: Oakridge's Sophia Wiard

Performance: Oakridge's Sophia Wiard
Friday, February 9, 2018
Muskegon Oakridge junior Sophia Wiard, a 5-foot-9 guard and three-year varsity player, went over 1,000 points scored for her career with 27 against rival Shelby on Feb. 1, earning the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week” as he team extended...
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QB Follows Mentors in Leading Montague

QB Follows Mentors in Leading Montague
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Sebastian Archer didn’t have to look far to find role models as Montague’s starting quarterback. Pat Collins, Montague’s 14th-year head coach, was the quarterback who first brought the Wildcats to the promised land, culminating a dream season at the P...
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'Oakridge Girls' Shine on Statewide Stage

'Oakridge Girls' Shine on Statewide Stage
Friday, June 10, 2016
You have heard of the Oakridge boys. No, not the country music quartet best known for its 1981 hit “Elvira,” but the Muskegon Oakridge football team, a perennial playoff power which boasts five championship game appearances and three MHSAA titles. Now, the ...
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Records Fall to Gaylord Star, Technically

Records Fall to Gaylord Star, Technically
Monday, May 16, 2016
Gaylord junior Dominic LaJoie just missed on a third MHSAA wrestling individual championship this winter, falling in the Division 2 championship match at 119 pounds, but he finished the season with a pair of MHSAA records in his sport.  Click below to learn more a...
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Oakridge's Schugars Always To Be 'Coach'

Oakridge's Schugars Always To Be 'Coach'
Monday, April 22, 2013
Jack Schugars led five Muskegon Oakridge teams to MHSAA football championship games during his 32 seasons running the program. He finished his high school coaching career in 2010 with a record of 262-78.  And of course, he impacted hundreds of lives in a communi...
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