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Big Rapids girls basketball having productive summer

Big Rapids girls basketball having productive summer

BIG RAPIDS — The Big Rapids girls basketball team is taking a break after a productive summer of hoops. “We’re kind of in a lull …

Chippewa Hills starts busy week of football

Chippewa Hills starts busy week of football

REMUS — Chippewa Hills coach Larry Jose started a busy week for his football team on Monday. The Warriors, like other area teams, are …

From the Director: Prime the Pump

From the Director: Prime the Pump

By Jack Roberts MHSAA Executive Director EAST LANSING — Even the awkward or aggravating moments in life – perhaps especially those …

Reed City Royals baseball team wins Cadillac Summer Classic title

Reed City Royals baseball team wins Cadillac Summer Classic title

REED CITY — The Reed City Royals summer baseball team is coming off a championship week in Cadillac, coach Marty Shaffer said. It was the …

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Chippewa Hills starts busy week of football

Chippewa Hills starts busy week of football

REMUS — Chippewa Hills coach Larry Jose started a busy week for his football team on Monday. The Warriors, like other area teams, are …

Zach Hankins, Stephanie Sikorski named Dean Davenport “Bulldogs Of The Year”

Zach Hankins, Stephanie Sikorski named Dean Davenport “Bulldogs Of The Year”

A pair of Ferris State University standout All-America student-athletes have been named the recipients of the Dean Davenport “Bulldog of …

Ferris women’s soccer to hold Bulldog ID Camp in early August

Ferris women’s soccer to hold Bulldog ID Camp in early August

By Ferris State Athletics BIG RAPIDS — The Ferris State University women’s soccer program and head coach Andy McCaslin will hold a …

Terry Nerbonne earns  Pete Peterson Pride Award

Terry Nerbonne earns Pete Peterson Pride Award

By Ferris State Athletics BIG RAPIDS — Longtime Ferris State University Athletics friend and former Bulldog Faculty Athletics …

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Tigers hold back Minnesota 9-6

Tigers hold back Minnesota 9-6

By George Sipple Detroit Free Press   MINNEAPOLIS — The Detroit Tigers scored enough insurance runs to beat the Minnesota Twins. …

Tigers better defensively in RF sans J.D. Martinez, though bat a big loss

Tigers better defensively in RF sans J.D. Martinez, though bat a big loss

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Detroit Tigers may be a better team this season without J.D. Martinez. That seems preposterous, given that he was …

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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, …