Entries for 'Performance of the Week'
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Together with his teammates, Lowell's Austin Boone continued to contribute to a historic streak Saturday by helping the Red Arrows to their record seventh-straight MHSAA Team Finals championship, posting a pin and two major decisions to earn the MHSAA “Performance...Continue Reading
Friday, February 28, 2020
Four-year Marquette standout Aaron Grzelak capped his high school career with an individual sweep at Monday’s Division 1 Finals at Boyne Highlands, winning the slalom and giant slalom to lead Marquette to its eighth-straight team championship.
The two individual ...Continue Reading
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Detroit Renaissance junior guard Kailee Davis scored a team-high 34 points with seven 3-pointers to lead Renaissance past Detroit Cass Tech 81-55 in last Friday’s Detroit Public School League Tournament championship game, earning the MHSAA “Performance of th...Continue Reading
Friday, February 14, 2020
Reigning Division 4 130-pound champion Jamison Ward is closing in on the Carson City-Crystal all-time wins record while closing out his high school career.
Over the last two weeks, Ward has eclipsed 200 career victories and this past Saturday won his fourth confe...Continue Reading
Friday, February 7, 2020
Reigning MHSAA Division 1 Gymnastics Finals champion Elena Vargo continued her undefeated run through high school gymnastics by finishing first in the all-around competition and leading Farmington United to the team title at Saturday’s Canton Invitational, which a...Continue Reading
Friday, January 31, 2020
Trenton senior Michael Wolsek set meet and pool records in the 200-yard freestyle (1:43.85) and 100 butterfly (50.03) at Allen Park on Saturday in helping the Trojans to the team victory at the Downriver Classic.
He also was part of a meet and pool record-setting...Continue Reading
Monday, January 27, 2020
The Ford senior and four-year varsity standout earned her top achievement of many this winter, winning the Macomb County Singles Tournament championship Jan. 19 to earn the MHSAA “Performance of the Week.” for the week of Jan. 13.
Holland won the fina...Continue Reading
Friday, January 17, 2020
White Pigeon senior guard Claycee West scored a school-record 41 points during a 58-39 win over Marcellus on Jan. 7, breaking her previous single-game school record of 38 points scored as a sophomore to earn the MHSAA “Performance of the Week.”
West a...Continue Reading
Thursday, January 9, 2020
Livonia Stevenson four-year varsity center Seth Lause accomplished one of the rarest of hockey feats Saturday against No. 3 Hartland, scoring three short-handed goals in No. 2 Stevenson’s 5-2 win to earn the MHSAA “Performance of the Week.”
Although t...Continue Reading
Friday, December 6, 2019
Mareyohn Hrabowski has become the state’s most-discussed emerging star from last weekend’s MHSAA 11-Player Football Finals after leading River Rouge to an arguably unexpected 30-7 win over Muskegon in the Division 3 championship game.
The Panthers&rsq...Continue Reading
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Grand Haven's Kathryn Ackerman will graduate next spring as one of the most accomplished athletes in her school's history and one of the top high school swimmers in Michigan all-time.
She won her fourth and fifth individual MHSAA Finals championships at Saturday&...Continue Reading
Friday, November 22, 2019
Senior outside hitter Emily Van Dyke helped Southfield Christian to its third straight Division 4 Regional title last week with 15 kills and 10 digs against Allen Park Inter-City Baptist in the Semifinal and 20 kills in the championship match against Marine City Cardina...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Ida four-year hitter Taylor Wegener had a career-high and state record book-qualifying 34 kills in Thursday’s 3-2 Division 2 District Final win over Carleton Airport, earning the MHSAA “Performance of the Week.”
The previous weekend, Wegener bec...Continue Reading
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Carter Solomon was Plymouth’s top runner the last three years and capped his high school cross country career as the state’s best – and one of its fastest champions all-time.
Solomon won the Lower Peninsula Division 1 championship Saturday at Mi...Continue Reading
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...Continue Reading
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Brimley senior Austin Plotkin finished an accomplishment Saturday that has been achieved in Michigan high school boys cross country only once before.
By winning the Upper Peninsula Division 3 Final championship for the fourth time, Plotkin joined Central Lake leg...Continue Reading
Friday, October 18, 2019
Brighton senior distance ace Jack Spamer posted Michigan’s fastest high school cross country time since 2014 with a 14:48.1 to finish first at the 35th Ann Arbor Father Gabriel Richard Invitational on Oct. 12.
He cut 14 seconds from his personal record...Continue Reading
Friday, October 11, 2019
Hudsonville fourth-year varsity setter Kaylee Maat had 35 assists – including the 4,000th of her high school career – to lead the No. 2-ranked Eagles past No. 9 Grand Haven 3-1 in an Oct. 3 matchup of top Division 1 teams, earning the MHSAA “Perfo...Continue Reading
Thursday, October 3, 2019
An illness forced Negaunee senior Emily Paupore to miss a week of school and training – and threatened the rest of her season.
But the two-time reigning Upper Peninsula Division 1 champion returned to competition Saturday and set a Tracy Strom Invitational record...Continue Reading
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Josh Mason scored his first and second goals of the season to help South Lyon to a 2-2 draw with Walled Lake Western on Sept. 19 that clinched the Lakes Valley Conference regular-season title for the Lions – their first league championship since 2007 – and e...Continue Reading