Category: Ludington

Ludington hangs on at home to beat Oakridge

Jan 28, 2023 By Greg Gielczyk LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON -- Ludington's girls basketball team came up with a thrilling 42-40 victory over visiting Oakridge in a West Michigan Conference Lakes Division game Friday night. It was a back-and-forth game in the first quarter, which set the... READ MORE

Kent City sweeps Ludington in bowling action

Jan 25, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com   SPARTA -- Ludington's bowling team went up against Kent City at Sparta on Wednesday night with the girls losing 25-5 and the boys falling 30-0.   "These are some tough games to swallow for both teams," said Ludington coach Maggie Bates... READ MORE

Laird, Jeruzal lead Ludington to win over Fremont

Jan 24, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com   FREMONT -- Keelyn Laird and Elianna Jeruzal scored 24 points between them as the  visiting Ludington girls basketball team defeated Fremont, 50-20 to open the second half of the West Michigan Conference Lakes Division season Tuesday.  ... READ MORE

Ludington swimming team gets by Manistee

Jan 20, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com   LUDINGTON -- In a Coastal Conference dual against Manistee onThursday, the host Ludington boys swimming team finished with a close 91.5-87.5 victory over the Chippewas.   Because of low numbers the last few years, Ludington coach Joe Sch... READ MORE

Laird, Lynn lead Ludington past Grant

Jan 16, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com   LUDINGTON -- Keelyn Laird and Olivia Lynn combined for 29 points as the Ludington girls' basketball team continue to roll on. The Orioles won their fourth straight game with a 50-31 victory over visiting Grant in non-conference action Mond... READ MORE

Ludington rallies against Petoskey, stays perfect at 11-0

Jan 15, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON -- A big fourth quarter lifted the Ludington boys basketball team to its 11th straight win, with a 56-48 non-conference victory over visiting Petoskey on Saturday afternoon. The Orioles jumped out in the opening quarter with an 18-11 lead. The N... READ MORE

Shillinger scores 24 as Ludington improves to 10-0

Jan 12, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON -- Any time a pair of longtime rivals like Ludington and Manistee meet in any sport, it always carries a little extra juice for both teams. That was the case again Thursday night when the Orioles hosted the Chippewas in a West Michigan Conferenc... READ MORE

Ludington, Montague split Wednesday bowling match

Jan 12, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com MUSKEGON -- Splitting a pair of Baker games didn't affect the Ludington boys bowling team in Wednesday night's match with Montague at the Sherman Lanes in Muskegon, as the Orioles pulled out a narrow 15.5-14.5 victory over the Wildcats. But the Wildcat gi... READ MORE

Ludington and Orchard View split bowling matches

Jan 09, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON - The Ludington bowling teams split against Orchard View on Monday.  The boys fell 28-2. Dominic Reamer led with games of 177 and 135 while Cameron Fetters threw games of 160 and 145. Damion Ott added games of 150 and 153. “Regardless of ... READ MORE

Hart wrestlers win dual match at Ludington

Jan 06, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON -- Hart's wrestling team swept both of its dual matches at Ludington on Wednesday night, blowing out Ludington, 84-0 and topping Mason County Central, 60-14. No individual winners were available for Hart. The Spartans had a trio of double winne... READ MORE

Ludington girls get home win over Manistee

Jan 05, 2023 By Greg Gielczyk LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON -- Defense carried the day for the Ludington girls' basketball team Thursday night. The Orioles continued to struggle on offense, but handcuffed Manistee and earned a 39-24 victory in the West Michigan Conference Lakes Division... READ MORE

Ludington defense holds down Reed City

Jan 04, 2023 LocalSportsJournal.com REED CITY -- The Ludington Orioles defeated host Reed City in a 27-14 non-conference girls basketball matchup on Tuesday. The Orioles jumped on the Coyotes for an 11-4 advantage in the first quarter, and outscored Reed City, 7-1 in the second to b... READ MORE

Ludington escapes with narrow victory over Spring Lake

Dec 30, 2022 By Greg Gielczyk and Craig Beilfuss LocalSportsJournal.com   GRAND HAVEN -- David Shillinger's shot wasn't falling Friday night for the Ludington boys basketball team, but his putback basket put the Orioles ahead for good.   With the score tied, 59-59 with 5:07... READ MORE