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Frankfort’s RJ Kennis throws No-Hitter

Frankfort’s RJ Kennis throws No-Hitter

FRANKFORT – There are few accomplishments more memorable than a no-hitter in baseball. The Frankfort Panthers varsity baseball team witnessed such an event when starting pitcher RJ Kennis went the distance in the opening game of the Frankfort baseball tournament against Elk Rapids High School. But while the no-no was impressive, what really mattered was […]

Benzie track shows they belong

Benzie track shows they belong

  MUSKEGON — In Division 3 Track and field for Michigan, Benzie Central High School girls are currently ranked No. 1 in the state and the boys are No. 2. The Huskies had a perfect chance to show they deserve such high praise when they took part in the Reeths Puffer Rocket Invitational in Muskegon. […]

Frankfort girls basketball receive awards

Frankfort girls basketball receive awards

FRANKFORT – Post season awards have been piling up for the Frankfort High School Panthers girls’ basketball team after their very successful 2013-14 season. The season ended with a quarterfinal loss in the state tournament to the eventual state champion Mt. Pleasant Sacred Heart team. The Panthers finished with a very impressive record of 23-2 […]

Frankfort softball splits pair at home invite

Frankfort softball splits pair at home invite

FRANKFORT — The season is young, but the Frankfort High School softball team is already taking on some of the biggest challenges. After more wet weather pushed back games, the Panthers opened home play with the Frankfort Softball Tournament on Saturday. Frankfort split its games in the home invitational, winning the first game against Elk […]

Frankfort softball jumps to 3-1 start

Frankfort softball jumps to 3-1 start

FRANKFORT — It was just the start to the season that the Frankfort softball team wanted, as some great early offense has led the Panthers a 3-1 start to the 2014 season. “We have been getting a lot of great at-bats,” said head coach Michael Thompson. “Our offense can put a lot of runs up.” […]

Benzie, Frankfort spring sports get outside

Benzie, Frankfort spring sports get outside

BENZIE COUNTY – With the warm weather and sunshine finally returning to Benzie County, the local high school spring sports teams are coming out to practice. At both Frankfort-Elberta and Benzie Central High Schools, the baseball, softball, track and field, golf and girls’ soccer teams are preparing for the upcoming 2014 season.