Entries for 'Performance of the Week'
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
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Schoolcraft standout shortstop Lydia Goble has enjoyed a career full of highlights, and added to her most memorable over two games May 23 against Delton Kellogg.
Goble drilled three home runs during the doubleheader to set the MHSAA single-season record at 25&nbs...Continue Reading
Friday, May 25, 2018
East Kentwood's Corinne Jemison, the reigning Lower Peninsula Division 1 champion in discus and runner-up in shot put, earned the opportunity to compete for those titles again with a pair of Regional championships May 18 at Lansing Waverly while also earning the Michiga...Continue Reading
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Reagan Wisser helped deliver her team a league title and a little bit of vengeance May 9, scoring two goals in Gull Lake’s 3-0 win over Portage Central that clinched the regular-season Southwestern Michigan Athletic Conference championship and earned Wisser the Mi...Continue Reading
Monday, May 14, 2018
Houghton senior Clayton Sayen added another night of highlights to an incredible senior campaign, winning a rare race combination of the 100, 400 and 3,200 meters at the Ontonagon Invitational on May 4 to earn the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the W...Continue Reading
Friday, May 4, 2018
Traverse City Central No. 1 singles player Autumn Roberts became the latest in a long line of Trojans to claim her 100th win, reaching the milestone with two more at last week’s Saginaw Heritage quad to earn the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance...Continue Reading