Category: Football

Fremont’s Fall of 1957…. A Year to Remember

Oct 17, 2021 by Ron Pesch LocalSportsJournal.com After 60 plus years of additional living, memories can become hazy. For some of the participants, the events of Fremont’s undefeated football season in the fall of 1957 have been reduced to brief highlights and snippets of individual moment... READ MORE

The Konecny’s Coming Full Circle

Oct 16, 2021 By Tom Kendra LocalSportsJournal.com Thomas Wolfe wrote his most famous novel, “You Can’t Go Home Again” more than 80 years ago, warning that people tend to look at the past in an overly nostalgic light – and that things will never be quite as good or pure as you rememb... READ MORE

Muskegon Heights falls to Carson City-Crystal on the road

Oct 16, 2021 LocalSportsJournal.com The Muskegon Heights football team dropped a tough 41-14 decision to host Carson City-Crystal in a non-conference matchup on Friday. The Tigers fell behind 6-0 after the first quarter and trailed 19-0 by halftime.  Muskegon Heights' ground game st... READ MORE

Hart snaps five-game skid with 70-12 win over Shelby

Oct 16, 2021 by Craig Beilfuss LocalSportsJournal.com The Hart Pirates found their way back into the win column Friday evening, scoring six first-half touchdowns en route to a convincing 70-12 victory over Oceana County rival Shelby. Hart quarterback Kellen Kimes led the way, going 1... READ MORE

Turnovers hurt Grand Haven in 26-7 loss to East Kentwood

Oct 16, 2021 LocalSportsJournal.com Grand Haven struggled holding onto the ball as four interceptions doomed the Bucs against host East Kentwood on Friday. Owen Worthington threw four interceptions, including a fourth quarter pick six, as the Buccaneers struggled offensively in the 26-7... READ MORE