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KALAMAZOO — Needing just one point to secure a playoff spot in the 2017 Kelly Cup Playoffs, the Kalamazoo Wings (36-27-1-3) did just a little bit better this past weekend, they earned all four possible points. Playing the Norfolk Admirals (25-37-4-0) twice this past weekend, the K-Wings defeated...
KALAMAZOO — The Three Rivers varsity girls’ tennis team opened its season Saturday in the Paw Paw Indoor Classic Tennis Tournament at the West Hills Athletic Club. Battle Creek Harper Creek won the tournament with 21 points. Paw Paw finished second with 12 points followed by Otsego (12) in third...
NILES — The Three Rivers junior varsity baseball team dropped a 10-0 decision at Niles Friday. The game was called early on the 10-run mercy rule. Niles scored 10 runs on five hits. Three Rivers managed just four hits. Collecting base hits for Three Rivers were Carter Minger, Austin Schrader,...
CONSTANTINE — Ken Rimer learned the value of discipline during his days as a high school football player at Detroit Cody. Those lessons he learned under Robert McCullough, his high school coach, have stuck with him during a lengthy coaching career at Constantine High School. “He (McCullough) was...
THREE RIVERS — Jalen Heivilin’s line drive down the left-field line in the bottom of the ninth inning gave Three Rivers’ varsity baseball team a thrilling 6-5 win over Division 2 No. 5-ranked Niles Friday at home. Heivilin’s poke to deep left field drove home Zack Ludwig from third base with the...
CENTREVILLE — After sitting empty last spring, baseball returns to Viking Stadium at Glen Oaks Community College for the 2017 season. Glen Oaks was forced to cancel its 2016 campaign due to a shortage of players and the resignation of former coach Keith Schreiber. But the Glen Oaks Athletic...
THREE RIVERS — In lieu of today’s season opener against Niles, the Three Rivers baseball program held its third annual First Pitch Dinner Tuesday evening at A Place in Time. Kim Losik, Three Rivers varsity head coach, began the program with introductory remarks followed by the invocation by Pastor...
KALAMAZOO — The Kalamazoo Wings (34-27-1-3) are one point out of a playoff spot thanks to a 3-2 victory over the Florida Everblades (41-17-2-3) at Wings Event Center on Wednesday night. Peter Schneider scored two goals and Joel Martin stopped 30 of the 32 shots he faced in the win.  Eric Kattelus...
EAST LANSING (AP) — Malik “Mighty Mouse” Ellison received a FaceTime call on the night of Feb. 28. The 5-foot-8, 155-pound Beecher point guard was fresh off an emotional high of dropping a Flint area record 63 points and 11 assists, in a thrilling 108-104 triple-overtime loss to New Haven for the...
CONSTANTINE — Twelve-year-old Haylie Wilson, a sixth-grade student at Constantine Middle School, is the new Knights of Columbus Basketball Free Throw State Champion, making 22 out of 25 shots in a competition held on March 12 at Mount Pleasant. Wilson began to compete on Feb. 5 when she entered a...

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