Entries for 'Performance of the Week'
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
Friday, September 28, 2018
Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern junior goalkeeper Jonathan Kliewer had eight saves to lead the Division 2 top-ranked Huskies to a 1-0 win over No. 2 Grand Rapids Christian on Sept. 17, earning Kliewer the Michigan Army National Guard Performance of the Week.
Friday, September 21, 2018
Kiera Lasky has been part of three Class C championships, and the Bronson libero has her team pointing toward another run.
Lasky had 16 digs, an ace and 12 passes in serve receive without an error as her Vikings downed Division 1-ranked Battle Creek Lakeview to w...Continue Reading
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Hanover-Horton senior Judy Rector has returned from injury to become a two-time MHSAA Finals track champion, and she’s surged into her senior cross country season pacing among the state’s elite in that sport as well.
Rector ran a personal-record 18:07...Continue Reading
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Four-time all-state forward Kasey Jamieson capped her career Friday with the lone goal of Lansing Christian's 1-0 Division 4 championship game victory over Kalamazoo Christian, earning the final Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week” for 2017...Continue Reading
Friday, June 15, 2018
Grand Rapids NorthPointe Christian ace Erik Fahlen Jr. fired a two-day 71-67-138 to win the individual championship at last weekend’s Lower Peninsula Division 4 Final at Forest Akers East, leading the Mustangs to their first team title since 1996 in earning the Mi...Continue Reading
Friday, June 8, 2018
Escanaba junior Paxton Johnson became the 10th in MHSAA history to win a third Girls Golf Finals individual championship when she shot an 80 on May 31 at Escanaba Country Club to claim the Upper Peninsula Division 1 title by five strokes and earn the Michigan Army ...Continue Reading