Local Sports Journal

The Muskegon area will be well represented in Saturday’s Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan 33rd All-Star Festival at The Palace of Auburn Hills.

North Muskegon’s Spencer Krannitz and Muskegon Catholic Central’s Jason Ribecky will compete in the men’s C-D game at 5:40 p.m. They will compete against each other, with Ribecky playing on the Black squad and Krannitz on the White team.

Grand Haven’s Katie Kowalczyk-Fulmer will coach the Black squad in the women’s A-B game at 3:30 p.m. She will be assisted by Gary Hogeboom and will coach former Bucs’ standout Alex Law.

The day’s events begin at 2 p.m. with the women’s C-D game and conclude with the men’s A-B contest at 7:50 p.m.

 Doors open at 1 p.m. There also is a 3-point shooting competition at 4:45 p.m. and a dunk contest at 6:50 p.m.