Monthly Archives: October 2009

Extra points: Week 10

This continues to be the rainiest high school football season most of us remember. But mid-Michigan teams trudged to some big wins in the opening round.  The big three:1. DeWitt 42, Mason 0 — I thought DeWitt would win. Most … Continue reading

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News Tip: CAAC to start alternating on basketball Fridays

In response to a complaint filed this summer with the state’s Department of Civil Rights, the CAAC will begin rotating its Friday night basketball schedules starting with the 2010-11 season.

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Week 10: Blitz Picks Preview Show

Geoff Kimmerly, and WILX’s Jeremy Sampson discuss this week’s preps matchups. On the show this week: District 1: Grand Ledge (7-2) at Grand Haven (8-1)  District 4: Battle Creek Pennfield (8-1) at Williamston (8-1)  District 7: Pewamo-Westphalia (6-3) at Potterville … Continue reading

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LSJ All-Decade Team: Girls basketball

This top five is lacking in true post players. But with two Miss Basketballs, two runners-up and a fifth who could've been, I'd take them against most.

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Healthy competition

What would've been a great third match this fall between the Lakewood and DeWitt volleyball teams Wednesday night has been canceled due to illnesses on both teams. With so many schools closing lately amid a flood of absences, are you … Continue reading

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Weekend’s best

Soccer districts and cross country league finals highlight the best of non-football action from Oct. 23-24.

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Football first impressions

Just a few from Sunday's playoffs announcement while they're fresh in my head.

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Extra points: Week 9

These might've been the final games of the season for more than half of mid-Michigan. But a number of teams certainly went out with a bang. 

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Week 9: Blitz Picks Preview Show

Geoff Kimmerly, and WILX's Jeremy Sampson discuss this week's preps matchups. On the show this week: Olivet (6-2) at Maple Valley (1-7) Correction: The Haslett vs. Okemos game will be played at Haslett.  Okemos (1-7) at Haslett (4-4) Grand Ledge (6-2) … Continue reading

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LSJ All-Decade Team: Boys Bowling

Some big names head this list, but there is definitely some room for argument although this sport has been MHSAA sponsored only since 2004.

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