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Bobcats clamp down on Cougars

Bobcats clamp down on Cougars

BRETHREN — When both teams are playing well without the ball, there’s obviously something to be desired with it. On Thursday night, Brethren mustered enough offense to emerge from the defensive struggle with a 46-32 West Michigan D League win over Crossroads Charter Academy. “I think the biggest takeaway for us right now is we […]

Bear Lake rolls against Pentwater

Bear Lake rolls against Pentwater

BEAR LAKE — Bear Lake junior Jordan Anderson was pulled up to basketball’s varsity level as a freshman by coach Garret Waller, then told to wait. Two years later, Anderson is showing that the wait was well worth it, as he scored 33 in the Lakers’ 80-56 win over the West Michigan D League rival Pentwater Falcons […]

Chips fall at home to Manton

Chips fall at home to Manton

MANISTEE — Sometimes, a sports story isn’t written by the score. If you look solely at the score of the Manistee’s boys basketball game Monday night with Manton, 71-51, where the Chippewas chalked up a tally on the wrong side of the win/loss column, you may assume the Chippewas played uncharacteristically poorly. Manistee coach Mike […]