Entries for 'Walled Lake Central'

Plymouth Wins 1st Title, Foster Wins 2nd

Plymouth Wins 1st Title, Foster Wins 2nd
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Carter Solomon doesn’t mind losing a cross country race. For the Plymouth junior, it’s all about the competition. He got plenty in the form of Ann Arbor Pioneer senior Nick Foster, but Solomon got the victory he really wanted by leading Plymouth to its firs...
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MHSAA TV to Show 90+ Events This Week

MHSAA TV to Show 90+ Events This Week
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
It’s another busy week on MHSAA.tv, with more than 90 events scheduled for broadcast by participants of the School Broadcast Program.
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Freshman Facundo Starts Title March

Freshman Facundo Starts Title March
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Alex Facundo knew the wrestler and the impressive wrestling resume he had in front of him.  But that didn't faze the Davison freshman.
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Preview: Hundreds of Hopefuls, 56 Champs

Preview: Hundreds of Hopefuls, 56 Champs
Thursday, March 1, 2018
A total of 23 reigning champions will return to this weekend’s MHSAA Individual Finals, and all 56 who will be crowned will be celebrated by their schools and communities.  But as is often true on this biggest stage, the crowd’s focus will turn nearly ...
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Saturday Games Join Playoff Coverage

Saturday Games Join Playoff Coverage
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
A pair of games Saturday have been added to the online live video coverage of the MHSAA Football Playoffs – powered by the Michigan Army National Guard – and produced by participants in the association’s School Broadcast Program.
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DCC Wins Matchup of 1st-Time Finalists

DCC Wins Matchup of 1st-Time Finalists
Saturday, November 4, 2017
Ryan Pierson entered the Division 1 Boys Soccer Final having scored 31 goals already on the season for Detroit Catholic Central. However, number 32 turned out to not only be more meaningful than the other 31 combined, but the most important goal of the entire season.
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Preview: Seeking Storybook Endings

Preview: Seeking Storybook Endings
Thursday, November 2, 2017
We’ll have a first-time Division 1 champion this fall. It’s guaranteed. We could have first-time winners in Divisions 2 and 4 as well. And if one of the four past champions playing in Saturday’s MHSAA Boys Soccer Finals wins again, they all have great...
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Shores' Title Tide Rolls to Record Book

Shores' Title Tide Rolls to Record Book
Monday, July 24, 2017
A spring that saw Muskegon Mona Shores accomplish its first perfect regular season in school history and first District title since 2007 has been followed up with entries for three players in the MHSAA record book. Click to see where they rank in the girls so...
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Performance: Walled Lake Central's Ben Freeman

Performance: Walled Lake Central's Ben Freeman
Friday, March 10, 2017
Walled Lake Central's Ben Freeman joined one of the elite groups of individual champions in any MHSAA sport Saturday when he defeated Birmingham Groves’ Colin Takata by technical fall, 24-7, to win the Division 1 championship at 140 pounds – and become the 2...
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Freeman Caps Career with 4th Title

Freeman Caps Career with 4th Title
Sunday, March 5, 2017
Ben Freeman stamped his name in Michigan high school wrestling history Saturday with an impressive and technical display of skills that fans across the state have become accustomed to from the talented Walled Lake Central senior. Freeman became just the 22nd wrestler i...
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D1 Preview: Champions March Again

D1 Preview: Champions March Again
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
This weekend’s Division 1 Individual Finals field is arguably the deepest in championship experience in a number of years. A total of 12 reigning title winners will be back on the mat starting Thursday at The Palace of Auburn Hills. Five more 2016 runners-up also...
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Grandville Celebrates Champion in D1

Grandville Celebrates Champion in D1
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Kam Bush gave the Grandville High School wrestling program and his community something to cheer about Saturday at a time when cheers were fewer than usual at the end of a wrestling season. Bush made the most of his MHSAA Individual Finals opportunity, winning a Divisio...
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D1 Preview: Heavy-Duty Contenders

D1 Preview: Heavy-Duty Contenders
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Often, the most intriguing bouts heading into a weekend of wrestling at The Palace of Auburn Hills are scheduled somewhere in the middle weights.  But this weekend, arguably the best matchup could come in a rematch among the heaviest competitors in Division 1.
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Davison's Olson Joins Mat Legends

Davison's Olson Joins Mat Legends
Sunday, March 8, 2015
It takes many people and a lot of time to build a legend. That’s why Lincoln Olson was so quick to hand out credit for the incredible feat he accomplished Saturday night at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
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D1 Preview: History on the Brink

D1 Preview: History on the Brink
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
When 135-pound matches are wrestled at The Palace of Auburn Hills this weekend, many eyes will be watching Davison’s Lincoln Olson. Olson – along with Richmond’s Devin Skatzka in Division 3 – will compete for his fourth MHSAA championship, hopin...
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East Kentwood Follows Perfect Plan

East Kentwood Follows Perfect Plan
Sunday, June 2, 2013
Devin McKinney and his East Kentwood teammates had a plan going into Saturday’s Lower Peninsula Division 1 Final. “We knew that if we won our two relays, that we would win the meet,” explained McKinney, a star junior sprinter and hurdler for East Ke...
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Friendly Competition

Friendly Competition
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
When Walled Lake Central junior Taylor Krumm dove for third base during her final game of the Michigan Stars Tournament two weekends ago, an opposing fielder stood in front of the bag, hoping to tag her out. But it wasn't a stranger in that green and white uniform; it...
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The Throws of a Record-Setting Season

The Throws of a Record-Setting Season
Thursday, May 3, 2012
So far this season, Walled Lake Central's Cullen Prena has broken both his school and the Oakland County discus records.His best throw topped 187 feet -- only 11 shy of what he'd need to break the MHSAA Finals record later this spring.  But here’s the kicker...
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High 5s - 5/1/12

High 5s - 5/1/12
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
To be the best you've got to compete against the best, and these honorees all ended up at the top of impressive fields last week.
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Today's Finals: Remember these names and races

Today's Finals: Remember these names and races
Friday, February 24, 2012
This season's MHSAA Skiing Finals will be raced Monday at Nub's Nob and Boyne Highlands just outside of Harbor Springs. These are some of the short stories behind the team contenders in both divisions for both boys and girls, plus a few individuals whose names should ...
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