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Chippewa Hills wrestling team drops close semifinal contest to Dundee

Chippewa Hills wrestling team drops close semifinal contest to Dundee

MOUNT PLEASANT — It was 7-7 in matches, but the bonus points were huge for Dundee (20-4) in a 28-22 Division 3 semifinal wrestling win …

Pine River falls short in semifinal loss to New Lothrop

Pine River falls short in semifinal loss to New Lothrop

MOUNT PLEASANT — Pine River put itself in a strong position on Saturday to win its Division 4 state semifinal match against New Lothrop. …

Cardinal hockey falls in regular season finale

BIG RAPIDS — The regular season has concluded for area hockey and girls basketball teams, and postseason action starts on Monday. HOCKEY …

Crossroads senior Maya Myers leads team through rocky season

BIG RAPIDS — It has been an interesting year for senior Maya Myers and the Crossroads Charter Academy girls basketball team. Longtime …

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Ferris hockey team ties Lakers; take fifth seed for playoffs

Ferris hockey team ties Lakers; take fifth seed for playoffs

BIG RAPIDS — The Ferris State University men’s ice hockey team battled Lake Superior State to a 1-1 overtime draw on Saturday as the …

Ferris tennis team takes league opener

Ferris tennis team takes league opener

BIG RAPIDS — The Ferris State University men’s tennis team stayed perfect on the season as the Bulldogs opened Great Lakes …

Ferris State softball team falls

Ferris State softball team falls

BIG RAPIDS — The Ferris State University softball team played its second set of games on Saturday as the Bulldogs continued action in …

Ferris routs rival Grand Valley 77-59 to end regular-season

Ferris routs rival Grand Valley 77-59 to end regular-season

BIG RAPIDS — The best basketball could be ahead in the postseason for Ferris State’s men’s team. But on Thursday at Wink Arena, the …

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Rumors aside, Detroit Pistons stand pat at trade deadline

Rumors aside, Detroit Pistons stand pat at trade deadline

AUBURN HILLS — Reggie Jackson was in a pretty good mood for someone rumored to be on his way out of town. The Detroit Pistons point guard …

Justin Upton won’t hit second for Detroit Tigers, after all

Justin Upton won’t hit second for Detroit Tigers, after all

LAKELAND, Fla. — Clarity came regarding the Detroit Tigers’ batting order on Wednesday, when a rainy morning pushed pitchers and …

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JEFF SEIDEL: Tigers’ plan may include trading J.D., Verlander

Come here, buddy. Have I got a deal for you? My name is Al. Al Avila. I’m the general manager of the Detroit Tigers, and I’ll be your …

JEFF SEIDEL: Stafford marches Lions back, defense seals it

Once again, it was on Matthew Stafford. Once again, Stafford came through in the clutch, leading the Detroit Lions to a 31-28 victory. Yes, …