Entries for 'Ypsilanti Arbor Prep'

P-W Wins OT to Earn Historic Opportunity

P-W Wins OT to Earn Historic Opportunity
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Pewamo-Westphalia has played in three MHSAA Girls Basketball Finals. Three more teams have ended seasons in the Semifinals. Four more teams on top of those reached Quarterfinals and were done. Total, that’s 10 teams that had made the final week of the season befo...
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D3 Preview: Welcome Back, Contenders

D3 Preview: Welcome Back, Contenders
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Three of this weekend’s Division 3 semifinalists have become regulars checking in for the final rounds of the season. The fourth semifinalist hasn’t made it this far in more than 40 years – not since it became one of the MHSAA’s first girls bask...
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Edison Avenges Loss, Locks Up Repeat

Edison Avenges Loss, Locks Up Repeat
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Detroit Edison’s girls basketball team had one loose end left to tie this weekend.  By midway through the third quarter Saturday, everything the Pioneers had hoped to accomplish was secured – including their second straight Class C championship.
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Arbor Prep Earns Another Title Game Trip

Arbor Prep Earns Another Title Game Trip
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Ypsilanti Arbor Prep calls its championship pursuit a “4-mile run.” And the Gators got through about 3.9 a year ago.  They’ll get another chance to finish the final leg after a 53-35 Class C Semifinal win over Maple City Glen Lake on Thursday at ...
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Class C Preview: Revved Up For Rematches

Class C Preview: Revved Up For Rematches
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
The most exciting basketball played at Van Noord Arena this weekend could feature a foursome of Class C powerhouses. All four semifinalists making the trip to Calvin College in Grand Rapids played in Semifinals last season as well. 
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Hot-Shooting Country Day Wins for Coach O

Hot-Shooting Country Day Wins for Coach O
Saturday, March 18, 2017
As the final seconds of his 12th MHSAA title run at Detroit Country Day ticked away, legendary coach Frank Orlando was serenaded as his school's student section chanted: “We love Coach O.” Orlando acknowledged the fans, wiped away some tears, and moments la...
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Arbor Prep Closes in on 2nd Straight Title

Arbor Prep Closes in on 2nd Straight Title
Friday, March 17, 2017
Absolutely, Ypsilanti Arbor Prep has noticed differences playing in Class B this season after winning the Class C title a year ago.  And yet, the results have been the same – if not better.
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A-B Preview: Return of the Champs

A-B Preview: Return of the Champs
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Three 2016 MHSAA champions will take the floor for Friday’s Semifinals in Classes A and B. Warren Cousino is back attempting to repeat in Class A, and Marshall is seeking to do the same in Class B. The third guarantees there will be a new Class C champion this...
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Experience, 'D' Fuel Arbor Prep's Rise

Experience, 'D' Fuel Arbor Prep's Rise
Friday, January 27, 2017
The message for girls basketball players at Ypsilanti Arbor Prep is clear:  If you don't play defense with a passion, you're not going to get on the court very often. “They've bought into it,” coach Rod Wells said. “Anybody who comes into our sys...
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Highlight Reel: Girls Basketball Finals

Highlight Reel: Girls Basketball Finals
Saturday, March 19, 2016
The 2015-16 girls basketball season came to a close Saturday night at the Breslin Center in East Lansing, where four first-time champions were crowned.  Click below for video highlights from the Finals from Fox Sports Detroit.
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Senior Leads Arbor Prep to New Heights

Senior Leads Arbor Prep to New Heights
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Ypsilanti Arbor Prep finished its fifth season of high school girls basketball Saturday. Nastassja Chambers finished her fourth season on the varsity. That makes her the first star in the program’s young history – and one that will be remembered for years ...
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Highlight Reel: Class C-D Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class C-D Semifinals
Friday, March 18, 2016
The Class C and D finalists at the 2016 MHSAA Girls Basketball Tournament, presented by Sparrow Health System, were determined Thursday in front of more than 5,000 fans at the Breslin Center in East Lansing. Click below for links to Semifinals highlights and the games ...
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No Disappointment for Arbor Prep

No Disappointment for Arbor Prep
Thursday, March 17, 2016
She needed about a month. But by the end of last April, Nastassja Chambers got over Ypsilanti Arbor Prep’s loss in the 2015 Class C Semifinals. This weekend, she and her teammates are one step closer to avoiding disappointment – and then some.
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C-D Preview: Favorites Seeking to Finish

C-D Preview: Favorites Seeking to Finish
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
The proposed favorites at this weekend’s MHSAA Class C and D Girls Basketball Finals have unfinished business from trips to the Breslin Center a year ago. Ypsilanti Arbor Prep and Pittsford entered the postseason as the top-ranked teams in those classes, respecti...
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Highlight Reel: Class C Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class C Semifinals
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Calumet and Flint Hamady advanced to Saturday's MHSAA Class C Final with Semifinal wins Thursday at the Breslin Center. Click below for highlights from both games and all four teams that took the floor.
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Hamady Holds On in Semifinal Return

Hamady Holds On in Semifinal Return
Thursday, March 19, 2015
For the first time in what seemed like a long time, Flint Hamady coach Keith Smith brought a group of players to the Breslin Center on Thursday who had never played in an MHSAA Semifinal.  But this season’s Hawks had heard from past standouts who contributed...
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Class C-D Preview: Pursuing perfection

Class C-D Preview: Pursuing perfection
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
A pair of undefeated teams from Class C and D will play for their first MHSAA girls basketball championships this weekend. Laingsburg, in Class C, and Class D Pittsford also won their first Regional titles on the way and are joined by two others hoping to reach champio...
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