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Reed City wrestling’s Ryan Simmons continues to improve

Reed City wrestling’s Ryan Simmons continues to improve

REED CITY — Ryan Simmons is on pace to have an outstanding finish as a Reed City wrestler this season. Simmons has been having a strong …

Daylin Wittig off to 17-1 start  for Warrior wrestling

Daylin Wittig off to 17-1 start for Warrior wrestling

REMUS — He’s a sophomore, but Daylin Wittig has been getting the job done for Chippewa Hills at the 112-pound class. One of Wittig’s …

Spedoske looking to score more goals

Spedoske looking to score more goals

BIG RAPIDS — John Spedoske has been making key contributions to the Big Rapids hockey team, and is hoping to help the Cardinals be …

Willliams playing two winter sports at Baldwin

Willliams playing two winter sports at Baldwin

BALDWIN — Baldwin’s bowling team continues to pick up some impressive wins this season, led by seniors like DeMarko Williams. Even …

Ferris Sports

Ferris State beats Purdue Northwest 99-77 in GLIAC tilt

Ferris State beats Purdue Northwest 99-77 in GLIAC tilt

BIG RAPIDS — Thursday’s home game with Purdue Northwest was the first of three straight at Wink Arena, and all are critical for the …

Ferris State women’s team rolls to 94-78 win over Purdue Northwest

Ferris State women’s team rolls to 94-78 win over Purdue Northwest

BIG RAPIDS — Senior guard Lexi Bush and the Ferris State women’s basketball team were looking for a strong start to Thursday’s game …

Ferris player to appear in Collegiate Bowl

Ferris player to appear in Collegiate Bowl

BIG RAPIDS — Ferris State University senior left tackle Devon Johnson (Aurora, Ill.), who helped lead the Bulldogs to their first NCAA …

Ferris basketball set for home games this week

Ferris basketball set for home games this week

BIG RAPIDS — After a weekend trip to the Upper Peninsula, the Ferris State University men’s and women’s basketball squads both …

State Sports

Winston’s career-high 29 lifts No. 6 Spartans over Huskers

Winston’s career-high 29 lifts No. 6 Spartans over Huskers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Cassius Winston scored a career-high 29 points, Nick Ward added 15 and sixth-ranked Michigan State pulled away from …

Detroit Lions hiring Darrell Bevell like getting meatloaf for dinner

Detroit Lions hiring Darrell Bevell like getting meatloaf for dinner

When the Detroit Lions hired Darrell Bevell as their new offensive coordinator, this is the first image that came to mind: Meatloaf. Does …

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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, …