Entries for 'Performance of the Week'
Thursday, March 22, 2018
On back-to-back days, Heritage’s Shine Strickland-Gills put together back-to-back standout performances at Van Noord Arena to lead the Hawks to their first MHSAA girls basketball title since 2002.
She had 12 points, seven rebounds and four steals in a 46-28...Continue Reading
Friday, March 16, 2018
Holland Christian senior Styler Cook-Weeks capped an outstanding career at Saturday’s Lower Peninsula Division 3 Finals at Saginaw Valley State University.
The Maroons senior claimed two more individual and two relay titles to help them to their first MHSAA team ...Continue Reading
Friday, March 9, 2018
Howard City Tri-County's Dakota Greer capped his high school wrestling career Saturday at Ford Field with a third Division 3 championship, finishing this season 43-2 and earning the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week.”
The champion at 119...Continue Reading
Friday, March 2, 2018
Wayne Memorial senior guard Camree' Clegg has led her team to an 18-4 record heading into tonight’s Class A District Final against Dearborn Heights Crestwood.
She scored 31 points in Wayne’s 50-46 win over Howell in the Kensington Lakes Activities Associati...Continue Reading
Friday, February 23, 2018
At her first Upper Peninsula Finals on Saturday, Sault Ste. Marie freshman Aliah Robertson didn’t just break two records – she “obliterated” them.
Robertson swam the 100-yard butterfly in 59.27 seconds and the 100 breaststroke in 1:06.31, ...Continue Reading
Friday, February 16, 2018
Eaton Rapids' Austin O’Hearon, the reigning Division 2 individual champion at 145 pounds, led Eaton Rapids to a Team District championship on Feb. 7 as the Greyhounds won their matches by a combined score of 147-3.
He then went on to win his Individual Dist...Continue Reading
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...Continue Reading
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Tied for third in points for one of the top-ranked teams in Michigan, Hartland's Brenden Tulpa considers himself a playmaker setting up Hartland’s potent offense.
But he’s driven the Eagles’ three-game winning streak as a scorer, putting in two goals ...Continue Reading
Friday, January 26, 2018
Dundee's Brandon Whitman is fast approaching an opportunity to join one of the elite groups of achievers in any sport in MHSAA history.
With a chance at becoming the 23rd four-time individual wrestling champion a little more than a month away, Whitman contin...Continue Reading
Friday, January 19, 2018
Holland West Ottawa's Derek Maas won the 100-yard backstroke, took second in the 200 individual medley and swam on winning 200 medley and 400 freestyle relays Saturday as his team – then ranked No. 4 in Lower Peninsula Division 1 – defeated No. 1 Ann Arbor S...Continue Reading
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Muskegon quarterback La'Darius Jefferson ran 32 times for 247 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Big Reds to a 28-10 win over Farmington Hills Harrison in Saturday’s Division 3 Final, earning him the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week.&...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Junior Ashley Turak led the Farmington/Harrison co-op swimming & diving team to a third-place finish at the MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division 1 Finals on Saturday, winning two individual events and helping two championship relays to earn the Michigan Army National Guar...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 16, 2017
West Bloomfield senior quarterback Bryce Veasley led his team 80 yards over the final two minutes of Friday’s Regional Final against previously-undefeated Utica Eisenhower, completing 6 of 7 passes during the drive before running in the go-ahead score with 51 seco...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Holland's Jose Penaloza, a four-year varsity starting forward, averaged more than a point per game during the Division 2 tournament to help Holland claim its first MHSAA Finals championship.
He scored his final high school goal in the Dutch’s 3-0 win over E...Continue Reading
Friday, November 3, 2017
Macomb L'Anse Creuse North senior Karenna Duffey, coming off her fourth Macomb County championship and a repeat Macomb Area Conference Red title as well, ran the state’s fifth-fastest time of last weekend to win her third Regional title and earn the Michigan Army ...Continue Reading
Thursday, October 26, 2017
Traverse City West's Anika Dy, the now two-time reigning Lower Peninsula Division 1 champion, claimed her second straight MHSAA individual title and led West to its second team championship in three seasons Friday and Saturday to earn the Michigan Army National Guard &l...Continue Reading
Friday, October 20, 2017
Bloomfield Hills junior Andrew Zhang moved up to No. 1 singles this season after claiming the No. 2 championship at last season’s Lower Peninsula Division 1 Finals, and he hasn’t missed a beat.
The Black Hawks’ top player won his Regional last w...Continue Reading
Friday, October 13, 2017
Grand Rapids Catholic Central senior Nolan Fugate, a 6-foot-1, 210-pound running back, ran 37 times for 477 yards and five touchdowns in GRCC’s 57-50 win over Comstock Park on Oct. 6.
His rushing yardage ranked fourth-most in MHSAA history for one game and ...Continue Reading
Friday, October 6, 2017
Munising senior Marissa Ackerman capped her second straight undefeated season Sept. 27 with the Upper Peninsula Division 2 championship at No. 1 singles to earn the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week.”
In fact, the five-sport standout def...Continue Reading
Monday, October 2, 2017
A three-year varsity player, Minh Le scored Portage Central’s first two goals in an eventual 3-1 win over rival Portage Northern on Sept. 19 to earn the Michigan Army National Guard “Performance of the Week” for Sept. 18-24.
Portage Central hadn...Continue Reading