Entries for 'Performance of the Week'
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
One of the most celebrated basketball careers in MHSAA history came to a close Saturday, as Detroit Edison's Rickea Jackson in her final high school game led the Pioneers to a 77-58 win over Freeland at Van Noord Arena that clinched the Division 2 championship.&nbs...Continue Reading
Friday, March 22, 2019
Senior point guard Noah Wiswary entered the final week of the season as Hudsonville Unity Christian’s fourth-leading scorer at 7.8 points per game.
But Wiswary led the Crusaders in scoring in their Quarterfinal, Semifinal and championship game wins as the p...Continue Reading
Friday, March 15, 2019
Record-setting Spring Lake sprinter Cam Peel capped his high school career Saturday with two individual titles and as part of two relay championships at the Lower Peninsula Division 3 Finals, earning the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week.&rdquo...Continue Reading
Friday, March 8, 2019
Hudson's Jordan Hamdan became the 26th wrestler to win four MHSAA Individual Finals championships when he pinned New Lothrop’s Logan Zell in 55 seconds Saturday in the Division 4 title match at 135 pounds, earning the Michigan Army National Guard “Performanc...Continue Reading
Thursday, February 28, 2019
As he had the past two years, senior Kevon Davenport played a major part in Detroit Catholic Central claiming its third straight Division 1 team championship Saturday at Wings Event Center.
The nationally-regarded 145-pounder picked up three victories on the week...Continue Reading
Friday, February 22, 2019
Despite a broken left wrist, and cast covering it, Gaylord junior Reagan Olli won the giant slalom at the Division 2 Regional at Nub’s Nob in a two-run 54.94, and also qualified for the MHSAA Finals in the slalom in earning the Michigan Army National Guard Perform...Continue Reading
Friday, February 15, 2019
Senior Jake Stevenson had three goals including two straight during the third period to send Saturday’s game against Petoskey to overtime, as his Traverse City Bay Reps co-op team went on to win 5-4 and clinch the Northern Michigan Hockey League championship. ...Continue Reading
Friday, February 8, 2019
Midland Dow's Molly Davis seemingly couldn’t miss Friday, making 9 of 11 shots from the floor including 6 of 8 from 3-point range for 29 points as Dow “upset” reigning Class A champion and previously undefeated Saginaw Heritage 52-48 on the Hawks&rsquo...Continue Reading
Friday, February 1, 2019
Alpena senior Chris DeRocher scored 29 points in last week’s 74-45 win over Sault Ste. Marie – and on the 29th point broke his school’s career scoring record on the way to earning the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week.&rd...Continue Reading
Thursday, January 24, 2019
A two-time all-stater and last season’s MHSAA Finals singles runner-up in Division 2, Flint Kearsley junior Imari Blond is well on her way to building one of the most impressive bowling careers in state high school history.
Sunday saw her add to the pile of...Continue Reading
Friday, January 18, 2019
Quincy junior froward William Dunn had 30 points to lead his team past Reading 55-46 on Jan. 8, pushing the Orioles to 9-0 this season while becoming just the third player in program history to go over 1,000 career points.
He entered the game needing four to reac...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Detroit Martin Luther King standout quarterback Dequan Finn capped his high school career by leading his team to a 41-25 win over Muskegon to clinch the Division 3 championship Saturday at Ford Field.
Finn completed 9-of-13 passes for 173 yards and four touchdown...Continue Reading
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Lake Orion outside hitter Paige Briggs was one of the state’s top players this fall, and led her team to an unprecedented accomplishment.
Briggs put together back-to-back unforgettable performances during last weekend’s Division 1 Semifinals and Final...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Morrice’s third-year varsity quarterback Hunter Nowak continued the play Friday that has helped his team to the best season in program history.
Nowak ran 28 times for 158 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Orioles to a 40-8 win over Colon in an 8-Player...Continue Reading
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Detroit Country Day senior goalkeeper Jon Dougherty set an MHSAA Finals record with 19 saves in helping his team to a 1-0 win over top-ranked and formerly undefeated Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern in Saturday’s Division 2 Final at Comstock Park.
His wor...Continue Reading
Friday, November 2, 2018
Camden-Frontier junior Jordan Stump did a lot of many things well in leading Camden-Frontier on Saturday to clinch its first league championship in more than a decade, filling the stat sheet with 36 kills, 46 assists, six aces and 38 digs during the Southern Central Ath...Continue Reading
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Pontiac Notre Dame Prep ace Danielle Staskowski capped her career Saturday at Michigan State University’s Forest Akers East with her third Division 3 Finals individual championship – becoming just one of five Lower Peninsula girls to achieve that feat. ...Continue Reading
Friday, October 19, 2018
In only his second season running cross country, Gladstone standout Adam Bruce has assumed the lead position as fastest in the Upper Peninsula.
He won two league championships last week, at the Mid-Peninsula Conference meet (16:50) and three days later at the Gre...Continue Reading
Friday, October 12, 2018
After spending Saturday morning taking the SAT, Rockford's Ericka VanderLende ran the second-fastest time of the day at the prestigious Portage Invitational, besting the field by 45 seconds with a 17:33 to earn the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the ...Continue Reading
Friday, October 5, 2018
Schoolcraft running back Kobe Clark enjoyed in one game last week what for many is a season’s worth of scoring.
The 5-foot-10, 170-pound junior racked up an MHSAA-record nine rushing touchdowns in leading his team to a 63-27 win over Constantine to earn the...Continue Reading