Monthly Archives: December 2010

Out with the old, in with the new …

Every December the LSJ prints its top stories of the year for each section. There will be some high school presence in the top sports stories, of course. But for my final post of 2010, here are my top 10 … Continue reading

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Basketball: Final Buzzer — 12/17/10

Mid-Michigan couldn't have asked for more excitement on the final full hoops night for 2010. Here's a look at the highlights and updated LSJ rankings as 2010 comes to a close and "Get Prepped" takes a break until 2011.  THREE … Continue reading

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Week of Wrestling

It's December, so we're still about two months out from the most significant matches of the season. But a few results from Wednesday night may tell a story of what's to come. Reigning Division 2 state champion St. Johns beat … Continue reading

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March of Champions

Getting something together for the end of the year, I was taken a bit by surprise by this fact: Of 29 sports with state finals run by the MHSAA, mid-Michigan teams won titles in 11 sports, plus a 12th in … Continue reading

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Basketball: Final Buzzer — 12/14/10

Compared to some of the big games coming up later this week, Tuesday's slate wasn't much. But as with every night of hoops season, there are always some great stories, and this one had its few as well.  THREE POINTER … Continue reading

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Wait ’til next year …

Why wait? With our all-area football honors in Sunday's paper, here's a quick look at some of the players who might be the stars in 2011. Remember, these are only a few, and not necessarily who we'll choose as preseason … Continue reading

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Basketball: Final Buzzer — 12/10/10

Some preseason league contenders got their first meetings out of the way — and the results might've been a little different than many of us expected.  THREE POINTER 1. Boys: Haslett 61, DeWitt 47 — Haslett's boys make this blog … Continue reading

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Waverly Relays results

We'll have these in Friday's paper as well, but here are the full results from Wednesday's Waverly Relays. Team scores-1. Holt 213, 2. St. Johns 200, 3. Okemos 194, 4. DeWitt 183, 5. Grand Ledge 177, 6. Mason 119, 7. … Continue reading

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Basketball — Final Buzzer: 12/7/2010

So much for Holt's boys possibly being down this season. The Rams are the biggest story of their opening night, although a couple key girls results are nearly as intriguing. THREE POINTER 1. Boys: Holt 57, Waverly 56 — It's … Continue reading

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Basketball: Final Buzzer: 12/3/10

Who knows if this night's results indicate anything about what might happen in March? But two of the expected state's best in both Class A and Class B matched up to highlight a fantastic opening Friday of the girls hoops … Continue reading

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