A trio of local teams was among the 16 entrants in this year’s Southwest Michigan Classic as dozens of wrestlers flocked to Allegan High School on Saturday, Dec. 14.
Carsen DeLao, a two-year starting linebacker for the Hopkins football team, was beyond sad on Friday, Nov. 8, after he played his final prep football game for the Vikings.
For the third time in three district matches, Plainwell found itself playing a Wolverine Conference rival when it squared off against Vicksburg in a Division 2 district final on Saturday, Nov.
The matchup was the one Hopkins football coach Cody Francis and his players wanted.
The outcome wasn’t.
Martin football coach Brad Blauvelt gambled early in his team’s Division 1, 8-player regional final against Colon on Saturday, Nov. 9. And Lady Luck appeared to be on his side.
They came. They swam (and dove). They conquered.
That pretty much sums up the Plainwell girls’ swim team’s experience at the Southwest and Central Conference Meet on Saturday, Nov. 9.
Several members of the Fennville boys’ soccer team left the field with tears in their eyes after dropping a Division 3 district championship game to Holland Christian by a 2-0 score on Thursday, Oc
Some athletes rise to the occasion in the biggest moments. Others fade.
The Otsego football team needed to secure wins in each of its final two games in order to reach six victories and guarantee itself a berth in the playoffs.
One down, one to go.