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Bobcats fall to Falcons in home debut

Bobcats fall to Falcons in home debut

BRETHREN — One team notched its first win, the other its first goal. Taking baby steps was the name of the game Tuesday as Brethren dropped its home opener 5-2 to Pentwater. “Especially in games like this, it’s about playing and learning the game as we go,” said Brethren coach J.J. Randall, whose program is […]

Manistee represented in Boston

Manistee represented in Boston

BOSTON — Christa Johnson was 14 miles into the 118th Boston Marathon on Monday when she realized what the best sound to run to would be on this day. “I shut off my watch, I shut off my music, and just enjoyed the screams of the crowd and the atmosphere,” she said. “There wasn’t a […]

Brethren sweeps Crossroads

Brethren sweeps Crossroads

BIG RAPIDS — Crossroads Charter Academy played its third home doubleheader of the season on Monday night, but Brethren didn’t make it a happy occasion as the Bobcats beat the Cougars 13-8 in the first game and 5-4 in a rain-shortened nightcap in Big Rapids. The Bobcats (2-2) got out of the gates quick, posting […]