Monthly Archives: October 2010

Extra points: Football district semifinals

Three of mid-Michigan's four undefeated teams fell for the first time, and the next chapters in some great area rivalries were written. Come inside for some thoughts on all 15 of Friday's area playoff games.  Three Pointer 1. Fulton 7, … Continue reading

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Tonight’s TWEETS

Remember to follow us on Twitter @lsj_hssports. We'll have in-game updates from DeWitt/East Lansing, Williamston/Lansing Catholic, Mason/Fowlerville, and I'm expecting many more. Don't have Twitter? No problem. Keep refreshing this blog, and follow the posts on the lower right side … Continue reading

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Football — Blitz Picks video — District semifinals

We're into the second season, the high school football playoffs, with 22 mid-Michigan teams playing first-round games this weekend. Geoff Kimmerly and WILX's Jeremy Sampson tell us about five of the biggest games and make their picks on the winners. … Continue reading

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Warrior Wisdom

Former Waverly cross country runner James Clyde inspired teammates for four seasons as he competed despite the challenges of cerebral palsy. And he'll be at the race that bears his name Wednesday afternoon to pass on that inspiration to more … Continue reading

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Weekend’s Best Oct. 23-24

The performances just keep getting better the closer we get to the end of the fall. Here are the top five non-football finishes from this past weekend, featuring the best from soccer, volleyball and cross country.  5. DeWitt soccer – … Continue reading

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Extra points: Week 9

Just when we thought we knew everything about mid-Michigan high school football heading into the playoffs, Week 9 happened. Postseason forecasting got a little tougher after some of these scores came in.  Three Pointer 1. St. Johns 49, DeWitt 35 … Continue reading

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DeWitt/St. Johns and tonight’s TWITTER

Tonight's DeWitt/St. Johns game at Central Michigan is indeed at 7 p.m. tonight — to clarify a bit of confusion in today's edition. Also, make sure to follow us on Twitter @lsj_hssports for updates during that game, Eastern/Sexton, Haslett/Okemos and … Continue reading

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Football — Blitz Picks video — Week 9

We've reached the end of the regular season. Check out how Geoff Kimmerly and WILX's Jeremy Sampson see the final week of games and their predictions for the most intriguing five.   Holt (5-3) at Ann Arbor Pioneer (5-3) Saranac … Continue reading

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Diving in

Significant classes of mid-Michigan girls swimmers have graduated the last two springs. But even a quick glance at this fall's current area Honor Roll seems to indicate great things to come over the next four years.  A number of strong … Continue reading

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Weekend’s best 10/15-16

Lansing Catholic had an incredible weekend, so there's a definite Cougars majority on this list of the best non-football finishes from Oct. 15-16. So to break things up, this week I'll give you six instead of five top performances. 6. … Continue reading

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