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MHSAA Football Preview – Week Four

MHSAA Football Preview – Week Four

I’d like to apologize for being gone recently.  Accomplishing dreams takes more time and effort than changing channels on the TV.  Now that the Saginaw County Sports Hall of Fame is open, I can get back to writing this column about high school football.  Typically, this is where I’d put my boilerplate “blah blah blah [...]

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MHSAA Football – Looking At The Capital Area

MHSAA Football – Looking At The Capital Area

I have to apologize for the brevity of my articles.  Right now, I’m working like a dog trying to get ready for the grand opening of the Saginaw County Sports Hall of Fame at the Castle Museum in Saginaw.  That and having a family life (with a six month old…JoePa knows what that’s like) take [...]

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MHSAA Week One Results

MHSAA Week One Results

Week One is in the books!  Everyone has had a chance to play a game, look for ways to improve, and game plan for the next opponent.  But before we can get into Week Two, we have to take a look back at the first week. Detroit Area Clarkston 24 Macomb Dakota 21 It was [...]

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MHSAA Football Week One – Time to GO!

MHSAA Football Week One – Time to GO!

Can you believe it?  Football season is here!  All the hard work done in the offseason (or lack of hard work) is about to show.  There are plenty of great storylines and awesome finishes that will come over the season.  I plan on covering four or five games per week this year.  It all depends [...]

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MHSAA Boys Basketball – Finals Edition

MHSAA Boys Basketball – Finals Edition

I apologize for the tardiness of my column.  There is a baby girl I have been devoting a lot of time to!  Everyone is doing great though.  Especially the winners of the 2014 MHSAA Boys’ Basketball state championships!  Let’s get right to the action. Class A Muskegon 91 Bloomfield Hills 67 The Big Reds won [...]

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MHSAA Boys Basketball – March 19, 2014 Edition

MHSAA Boys Basketball – March 19, 2014 Edition

The end is in sight!  By Sunday morning, all the high school basketball for the season will be over in the state of Michigan.  The trophies will have been handed out.  Some players will look toward next season while other will have only memories of their career.  It’s the end, ladies and gents.  Let’s take [...]

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MHSAA Boys Basketball Report – March 5th, 2014

MHSAA Boys Basketball Report – March 5th, 2014

First, I’d like to apologize.  Last week, I didn’t post a column.  I have an EXCELLENT excuse.  My second daughter was born last Tuesday!  Elizabeth and mommy are doing great.  My wife and I are very excited about the birth of our second daughter.  She was calm, cool, and collected during labor.  With everything going [...]

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MHSAA Boys Basketball Report – February 19th, 2014

MHSAA Boys Basketball Report – February 19th, 2014

One week from Monday, we will have finished with the regular season and be into the post season tournament!  There isn’t much time left folks!  These players are working hard and deserve our support.  Go to a game!  It’s starting to warm up a bit outside, so stop hibernating and head to the local gym [...]

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MHSAA Boys’ Basketball Report – February 12, 2014

MHSAA Boys’ Basketball Report – February 12, 2014

While the weather hasn’t changed yet and it’s still bitterly cold, high school gyms across the state are red hot.  Not only is basketball going on, but wrestling is coming up on their state championships.  Bowling, hockey, swimming, skiing, and competitive cheer are all winding down their seasons in anticipation of the state championships as [...]

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MHSAA Boys Basketball Report – February 6th, 2014

It’s February!  That means in less than a month, we will get into district action!  This is an exciting time.  Teams are playing for conference crowns and gym banners.  Everyone has got to start playing their best basketball of the season, or deal with the fact that in a month they might never play organized [...]

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