Category: Football

A year without Ford Field magnifies our past football glory

Nov 24, 2021 By Tom Kendra LocalSportsJournal.com Rumor has it there are some high school football games being played this weekend at Ford Field in Detroit. But without any Muskegon-area teams taking part in the festivities, it’s like Christmas without snow, Easter without eggs or the Fo... READ MORE

Proof In Print Muskegon Heights 1992 Football Season

Nov 17, 2021 By Ron Pesch LocalSportsJournal.com Cinque Moody, now known as Mr. Moody, Dean of Students within the Grand Rapids Public School District, laughs as he explains his desire to replace newspaper clippings lost over time. They detailed his prep days at Muskegon Heights. Also known... READ MORE

One big family: Coach Tony Annese’s Story

Nov 15, 2021 By Tom Kendra LocalSportsJournal Tony Annese hates excuses. On a recent 38-degree day in Big Rapids, the veteran coach heard some mumbling about the cold weather, so he decided to address the topic as his team huddled around him after practice on Top Taggart Field. “Yes, it... READ MORE

Whitehall comes up short in 24-14 loss to Cadillac

Nov 06, 2021 By Greg Gielczyk LocalSportsJournal CADILLAC - Whitehall's football team saw its season come to an end Friday night when Cadillac pulled out a 24-14 victory to win the Division 4 district championship at War Memorial Stadium in Cadillac. Whitehall finished the season 8-3. Ca... READ MORE