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Panthers roll Bobcats to open the playoffs

Panthers roll Bobcats to open the playoffs

BALDWIN  —  The freshman did just fine. Braeden Childress, stepping in as quarterback for Baldwin Friday night, was more than up to the task in throwing five touchdown passes and completing 12 throws for 275 yards in a 50-19 Division 8 first-round victory for the Panthers over Brethren. The Panthers won their first playoff game in […]

Coyotes tame Lions, 32-13

Coyotes tame Lions, 32-13

Reed City avenges early season loss to Newaygo with first-round playoff win REED CITY — In Week 3 of the high school football season, Newaygo snapped Reed City’s 31-game regular-season winning streak in a 14-6 decision on the Coyotes’ home field and in 2011 the Lions knocked the Coyotes out of the playoffs, but on […]

Morley hunter bags 8-point buck

Morley hunter bags 8-point buck

MORLEY — Jason Donley is accustomed to hearing successful deer hunting stories as an employee at Trigger Time Outfitters in Big Rapids. But on Wednesday of last week, Donley, 28, of Morley, had his own successful story to tell. Donley was hunting in southern Mecosta County when he bagged an 8-point buck with a 19 […]

Coyotes host quad meet

Coyotes host quad meet

Reed City gears up for districts with 2-1 showing at home meet REED CITY — It’s time for districts now. The Reed City Coyotes finished their regular season with a home quad meet against three nonleague teams Thursday night. The Coyotes, 10-27 overall, defeated Benzie Central (25-19, 18-25, 15-9) and then swept White Cloud (25-15, […]

Eagles fly by Wildcats, 3-0

Eagles fly by Wildcats, 3-0

Evart volleyball falls to Marion in final Highland Conference match EVART — Both Marion’s and Evart’s volleyball teams entered Tuesday’s Highland Conference finale seeking their first league win of the season. Much to Evart’s disappointment, it was Marion that got the job done in a 3-0 sweep (25-21, 25-16, 25-15). “We’re getting better,” Evart coach […]