Entries for 'Muskegon Western Michigan Christian'

WMC Locks Up D4 with Shootout Shutdown

WMC Locks Up D4 with Shootout Shutdown
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Zero was the hero. Muskegon Western Michigan Christian goalkeeper Jameson Goorman, who wears No. 0, was the star of the Warriors’ shootout victory Saturday in the MHSAA Division 4 Final against Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett at Novi High School.
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VanderKooi Repeats, Bridgman Wins 1st Title

VanderKooi Repeats, Bridgman Wins 1st Title
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Abby VanderKooi wasn’t being cocky. She was merely stating the obvious. Being one of the nation’s top runners and competing in the smallest division at the MHSAA Lower Peninsula cross country championships only accentuates the gap between VanderKooi and her...
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Preview: Pursuing the Ultimate Prize

Preview: Pursuing the Ultimate Prize
Friday, November 1, 2019
Saturday’s MHSAA Boys Soccer Finals will provide opportunities for four teams to finish their seasons with the ultimate win, and all of the contenders have had their shares of success over the years.   But two teams are playing to call themselves champi...
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Performance: WMC's Jameson Goorman

Performance: WMC's Jameson Goorman
Friday, November 1, 2019
Senior keeper Jameson Goorman is the first to credit the defenders in front of him for Muskegon Western Michigan Christian’s five shutouts in six Division 4 tournament games over the last three weeks.  But he deserves ample credit as well, and came up with a...
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Stellar Debut, 4-Peat Kick Off Girls Finals

Stellar Debut, 4-Peat Kick Off Girls Finals
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Other states have reputations for producing great athletes in other sports, but Michigan is known for cranking out elite high school cross country runners. The latest running phenom to come out of the state is freshman Abby VanderKooi of Muskegon Western Michigan Chris...
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Hoops History Filled with District Stunners

Hoops History Filled with District Stunners
Friday, March 9, 2018
Despite healthy eating habits, lots of exercise, plenty of sleep, appropriate amounts of water, brain teasers, and blood pressure medicine – all those things that should, hopefully, extend a life – occasionally, our last breath arrives before the awarding of...
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And the 2016 BOTF Winner is ...

And the 2016 BOTF Winner is ...
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Cooper Kirby has a lot of people he’ll be thanking today. First, he’ll celebrate with his classmates, numbering more than 1,600 strong. Then he’ll text and call the leaders who came before him and thank them for inspiring the current "Bleacher Creatur...
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Battle of the Fans V: Vote Now

Battle of the Fans V: Vote Now
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
We’ve seen two Great Lakes, crisscrossed the Lower Peninsula and crossed Mackinac Bridge twice in search of Michigan’s top high school student cheering section – and returned to tell (and show video) of the tales. Now it's your turn to vote for your f...
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'Green Machine' Gears Up for BOTF V

'Green Machine' Gears Up for BOTF V
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Lots of cheering. Lots of smiles. Everyone in beach gear and standing for a girls basketball game – flippers and all. The first revving of Western Michigan Christian’s “Green Machine” this winter won’t soon be forgotten by leaders charged ...
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#BOTF V: Make Way for a New Champion

#BOTF V: Make Way for a  New Champion
Monday, January 11, 2016
The second-largest and arguably strongest pool of applicants in Battle of the Fans history made it especially hard for members of the MHSAA Student Advisory Council to pick only five finalists for this year’s competition. The result? A mix of past contenders and ...
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2011 Finals: Detroit Domination

2011 Finals: Detroit Domination
Saturday, November 5, 2011
One team won an MHSAA title for the first time, another for the first in nearly two decades. And two more added to a significant pile of soccer championship trophies. But the tie that binds all four of this season's Finals champions is location -- all four...
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