Entries for 'Powers North Central'
Friday, March 8, 2019
A group of female athletes at North Central High School hopes to accomplish something no other girls basketball team at its school has done since 1980.
Bring home a Regional championship trophy.Continue Reading
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Another big weekend of MHSAA Championships take place on Friday and Saturday (March 2-3) on MHSAA.tv, as March Magic marches onto the Individual Wrestling and Girls Competitive Cheer mats.Continue Reading
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Games involving three of the top-ranked teams in Michigan high school hockey highlight this week's schedule of high school sporting events on MHSAA.tv produced by Association members taking part in the School Broadcast Program. Continue Reading
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Three yards and a cloud of dust. That was the highly successful version of football applied by veteran Ohio State coach Woody Hayes as big bruisers dominated the game.
It certainly is not the preferred style on the fields of 8-player football. Nope, this version is muc...Continue Reading
Thursday, June 29, 2017
Brown City senior Becki Krause finished off a celebrated three-season varsity career with a memorable run last fall, leading her team to its first Class C championship game and a runner-up finish.
Click to learn more about her accomplishments and see more rec...Continue Reading
Thursday, June 1, 2017
It was business as usual for Hunter Eichhorn at Thursday’s Upper Peninsula Division 3 Boys Golf Finals.
The Carney-Nadeau senior fired a 6-under-par 66 on this sunny and mild day at Irish Oaks Golf Course for his fourth consecutive U.P. title.Continue Reading
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Corunna’s Meredith Norris ended a celebrated career in the fall by winning the Miss Volleyball Award – and delivering the last of 18 entries in the MHSAA record book.
Click below for details and more recent record book entries in baseball, boys an...Continue Reading
Thursday, April 13, 2017
The North Central Jets are champions.
Of the billions of words longtime Upper Peninsula reporter and editor Dennis Grall has typed on keyboards over the years, he says none are more appropriate or more true than "The North Central Jets are champions."Continue Reading
Saturday, March 25, 2017
For the last three seasons and 83 straight games, Powers North Central’s boys basketball team has been perfect.
And for the first eight minutes Saturday, as these Jets played together for the last time, they couldn't have been much better.Continue Reading
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Seth Polfus might still be giggling and shaking his head. He couldn’t believe it either.
Southfield Christian was going to be the greatest threat so far to Powers North Central’s nation-leading 81-game winning streak. Anyone closely following the Jets&rsquo...Continue Reading
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
It's rare that Michigan's smallest schools are the headliners of the MHSAA's Boys Basketball Finals.
But as the final weekend of the tournament gets underway Thursday, the evening session's first game arguably is the most intriguing matchup of the entire event.&n...Continue Reading
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
There was no drama because the game had virtually been decided by halftime, so the North Central Jets merely exchanged hugs and pats on the back after erasing a 59-year-old state record Jan. 27.
The Jets shelled neighbor and arch-rival Bark River-Harris 76-29 for their...Continue Reading
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
The MHSAA has selected 10 student-athletes from Class C and D member schools to receive scholarships through the MHSAA-Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete Award program.
Click to find out more about all 10 scholarship recipients, who will be honored at halftime cerem...Continue Reading
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
A challenge to schools wanting to stream live video of their athletic events to their communities is being able to adequately staff those productions.Continue Reading
Saturday, January 28, 2017
The Powers North Central boys basketball team has owned Class D the last two seasons. The Jets now own what was one of the longest-standing MHSAA records as well.
With a 76-29 win over Bark River-Harris on Friday, North Central took over alone the Michigan boys ...Continue Reading
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Dwight D. Eisenhower was president of the United States when Chassell High School established a record that has spanned 10 presidencies.
Now another Upper Peninsula school, Powers North Central, is poised to surpass that cherished standard, just a week into the term of...Continue Reading
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Jason Whitens stands rather nonchalantly, but there is no doubt he is focused on his assignment.
It is not as easy to see his steely resolve in football because of the helmet and distance from which a fan watches Whitens prepare for the next play. It is much easier to ...Continue Reading
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Their parents are taking credit for this, and for many reasons, rightfully so.
But the moms and dads who birthed the athletes rolling through Powers North Central’s football and boys basketball programs these last few years never stacked championships like this....Continue Reading
Friday, November 18, 2016
It’s easy to promote tonight’s MHSAA 8-Player Football Final at Legacy Field in Greenville as the meeting of the two best teams in the state this season.
Powers North Central and Deckerville entered the playoffs both undefeated and with the highest and seco...Continue Reading
Friday, June 3, 2016
Hundreds of Michigan's top high school athletes will compete Saturday at seven MHSAA Track & Field championship meets taking place either in the Grand Rapids area or Kingsford in the Upper Peninsula.
While some of the favorites in the boys meets are familiar ...Continue Reading