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Baldwin defeats Covert in basketball scrimmage

Baldwin defeats Covert in basketball scrimmage

BALDWIN — It was like February in the Baldwin gym on Saturday. Actually, the Covert-Baldwin boys basketball game was scheduled to take place last February but was snowed out. As part of the Troutarama Festivities Saturday, members of the two programs played each other in Baldwin for a scrimmage although it looked like the real deal […]

Grand Rapids team wins Troutarama tournament

Grand Rapids team wins Troutarama tournament

BALDWIN — Kings Sports of Grand Rapids won the 12-team Troutarama Tournament at Hollister Fields on Sunday. The tournament started on Saturday. Rademachers of Muskegon took second place. Joe’s Bu Rum of Pierson was third while Pierson Boys took fourth place. Lake Osceola-State Bank, one of the local teams, took fifth place. “We didn’t do too bad,” […]

Little League officials look ahead to next year

Little League officials look ahead to next year

BALDWIN — The  Lake County 4-H Little League season ended earlier this summer but coaches like Bill Buckley are already looking forward to 2015. Buckley’s team, one of two in the 10-12 year-old division, took a 6-0 record into the offseason.  Bill Buckley also received assistance from his wife, Consepcion in various team administrative matters […]

Softball teams get ready for Troutarama tourney

Softball teams get ready for Troutarama tourney

BALDWIN ​​—  Softball drama will hit the Baldwin area this week as part of the Troutarama festivities. Curt Gravatt of the Baldwin Men’s Softball League said action starts 9 a.m. on Saturday. The last game is scheduled to start 12:45 p.m. on Sunday. Games are at both diamonds at Hollister Park. The championship game will be […]

George receives league honors for softball season

George receives league honors for softball season

BALDWIN — Makayla George recently finished a strong sophomore sports season for the Baldwin Panthers. She was among the volleyball players in the fall and basketball players in the winter. George recently earned softball honors. She was a second team member of the West Michigan D League all-conference squad. George received her honors as an infielder. […]

Liske continues to succeed at disc golf

Liske continues to succeed at disc golf

BALDWIN — Tyler Liske will always be grateful for the invitation he got a few years ago to play disc golf. Liske is a junior at Mason County Central. He lives in the Baldwin school district and plays with the disc golf 4-H team. He’s going into his fourth season. “My cousins, the Childress boys, asked […]

Baldwin players focus on conditioning

Baldwin players focus on conditioning

BALDWIN ​​—  Demetrius Kane is getting ready for his senior season of football and isn’t afraid of looking at some lofty goals for the Baldwin Panthers. Kane and other players have been at the weight room and football field in recent days working on their conditioning. He and several teammates were recently working out at Camp […]