D2 Preview: Downriver Powers Set Tone

D2 Preview: Downriver Powers Set Tone
Friday, March 1, 2019
Gibraltar Carlson and Allen Park have combined to win the last 11 Division 2 competitive cheer championships and also earn five of the runner-up places during that time. The Downriver League rivals will be favorites again at Saturday’s Division 2 Finals at the Gr...
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D1 Preview: Opportunities Abound

D1 Preview: Opportunities Abound
Friday, March 1, 2019
A year ago, Sterling Heights Stevenson won its first MHSAA Finals in competitive cheer. Five more Division 1 teams will look to do the same at Friday’s Division 1 championship meet at the Grand Rapids Delta Plex. But the past champs will provide plenty of competi...
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Preview: Finals Fields Full of Past Champs

Preview: Finals Fields Full of Past Champs
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Seven reigning team champions and five singles title winners are returning for this weekend’s MHSAA Girls & Boys Bowling Finals. But this sport annually seems to allow for a higher degree of the unexpected at this highest level of competition – so expec...
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Be the Referee: Under the Bus

Be the Referee: Under the Bus
Thursday, February 28, 2019
This week, MHSAA assistant director Brent Rice explains why officials usually are not the correct target for frustrations when basketball games get out of control.
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Today in the MHSAA: 2/28/19

Today in the MHSAA: 2/28/19
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Wednesday was filled with upsets galore as we kick off the headlines with a pair of Hockey Regional surprises and move into Boys Basketball Districts and a big night for Byron’s girls hoops team.
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Great Clips of the Week: GPN's Julia Ayrault

Great Clips of the Week: GPN's Julia Ayrault
Thursday, February 28, 2019
This edition of “Clip of the Week” sponsored by Great Clips and produced by State Champs! Sports Network features Grosse Pointe North's Julia Ayrault getting past three Warren Cousino defenders for a basket while being fouled as well.
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Baranoski Continues Pioneering as Official

Baranoski Continues Pioneering as Official
Thursday, February 28, 2019
It took two decades, but Casey Baranoski is on the brink once again of reaching wrestling's highest stage in the state of Michigan.
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Performance: DCC's Kevon Davenport

Performance: DCC's Kevon Davenport
Thursday, February 28, 2019
As he had the past two years, senior Kevon Davenport played a major part in Detroit Catholic Central claiming its third straight Division 1 team championship Saturday at Wings Event Center.  The nationally-regarded 145-pounder picked up three victories on the week...
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D4 Preview: Hamdan Headlines Pursuit

D4 Preview: Hamdan Headlines Pursuit
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Division 4 features some of the most intriguing storylines heading into this weekend’s Individual Wrestling Finals at Ford Field – including some that could continue past this weekend. Hudson senior Jordan Hamdan is hoping to become either the 25th or ...
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D3 Preview: Ready to Make More History

D3 Preview: Ready to Make More History
Thursday, February 28, 2019
The 2018 Division 3 Individual Wrestling Finals gave fans arguably the highlights of the day at Ford Field, with a pair of four-time champions joining a legendary group. Those are pretty tough acts to follow, of course. But this season’s contenders have opportuni...
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Hockey Owns Long History in Michigan HS Lore

Hockey Owns Long History in Michigan HS Lore
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Growth in Michigan high school hockey since 1972 had been spectacular. During the 1972-73 school year, according to Michigan High School Athletic Association assistant director Warren McKenzie, there were 32 high school teams playing varsity schedules. In 1973-74, there...
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D2 Preview: Parade of Possibilities

D2 Preview: Parade of Possibilities
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
If seeds hold up this weekend, 11 schools will have representation atop the podium at the Division 2 Individual Wrestling Finals at Ford Field. That wouldn’t be unprecedented; in fact, last season’s Division 2 championship matches produced winners from 13 s...
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D1 Preview: Seasoned Contenders Return

D1 Preview: Seasoned Contenders Return
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Six returning champions and 10 wrestlers who finished runners-up at the MHSAA Individual Finals in 2018 get this weekend’s Division 1 brackets at Ford Field off to an incredible start. But they represent just one layer of elite contenders attempting to make histo...
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Miller Twins Push Each Other to Greatness

Miller Twins Push Each Other to Greatness
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
The toughest defender Sarah Miller has ever faced on a basketball court has been with her since birth. This isn’t going to be about the Birch Run junior facing down personal challenges or looking into the mirror to stare down her greatest opponent. In fact, despi...
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Today in the MHSAA: 2/27/19

Today in the MHSAA: 2/27/19
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Hockey Regionals and a few Boys Basketball Districts continued Tuesday, but the evening was dominated by some of the final big-time girls basketball matchups of the regular season – including a rematch of last season’s Class A Final that this time came down ...
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Mat-To-Mat Wrestling & Cheer On MHSAA TV

Mat-To-Mat Wrestling & Cheer On MHSAA TV
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
The MHSAA.tv cameras will be locked on 21 mats streaming live video Friday and Saturday (March 1-2), covering MHSAA Championships in Individual Wrestling and Girls Competitive Cheer.
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This Week in High School Sports: 2/26/19

This Week in High School Sports: 2/26/19
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
This week's show features Lowell's MHSAA record-breaking wrestling championship, hands out Game Balls to participants in last week's Kensington Lakes Activities Association Unified basketball tournament, and discusses the basis of MHSAA rules regulating television broad...
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Today in the MHSAA: 2/26/19

Today in the MHSAA: 2/26/19
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Four Skiing Finals champions were crowned Monday – see coverage under “Latest Posts” to the right – as Hockey Regionals and Boys Basketball Districts also got underway and made significant opening-night headlines.
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Countdown to Calvin: Girls Report Week 12

Countdown to Calvin: Girls Report Week 12
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
The beginning of the MHSAA Girls Basketball Tournament is still a week away. But taking a glance at some of the games played last week and other big-time matchups coming up over the next three days, we’ve clearly entered playoff mode.
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Ambrose Era: Generations of Success

Ambrose Era: Generations of Success
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
When Jock Ambrose began his coaching career during the mid 1970s, sports options were limited in the community he had recently moved to after college. The construction of a new indoor community pool, however, sent residents flocking to the water.
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