Category: Sports

WMC boys get first win of season over Orchard View 64-56

Jan 15, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com MUSKEGON—The West Michigan Christian Warriors snapped their season opening five game losing streak on Friday evening, with a come from behind win over Orchard View 64-56. The Cardinals jumped out quickly to a 18-4 lead within the first four minutes of t... READ MORE

Fruitport boys fall to Coopersville 52-45

Jan 15, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com FRUITPORT--Falling in a close O-K Blue Conference battle with Coopersville on Friday the Fruitport boys basketball team lost 52-45. Playing tug of war for most of the game the Trojans were locked in a back and forth game that saw both teams tied at 37-3... READ MORE

Meacham and Osborne lead Montague past Ravenna 37-14

Jan 15, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com MONTAGUE--Looking to get back on track from a loss earlier in the week, the Montague girls basketball team notched a win over the Ravenna Bulldogs 37-14 on Friday night. The Wildcats  held nothing back as they quickly went on a 13-2 scoring run in the o... READ MORE

Fremont girls come up short in 50-47 loss to Tri County

Jan 15, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com HOWARD CITY -- Fremont's girls basketball team couldn't climb its way out of a 50-47 loss to Tri-County in a CSAA Gold contest on Friday.   The Vikings jumped on the Packers for a 17-14 first quarter lead behind 10 points from Emma McNee. Fremont ... READ MORE

Hesperia boys fall to Morley Stanwood 71-53

Jan 14, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com HESPERIA -- Hesperia's boys basketball team fell into catch up mode early, and dropped a 71-53 loss to Morley-Stanwood at home Friday night in the Central States Activities Association-Silver. The Panthers dug themselves a big hole in the first quarter wh... READ MORE

Pentwater Falcons girls fall to Mesick in WMD action 59-35

Jan 14, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com PENTWATER -- Mesick's girls basketball team came into Friday night's game leading the Western Michigan D League, and left the same way with a 59-35 victory over Pentwater in the Falcons' gym. The Falcons trailed by 18 points at the half, and never got t... READ MORE

Spartan girls run past North Muskegon 58-22

Jan 14, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com SCOTTVILLE -- Mason County Central's girls basketball team started the game strong and never let up, recording a 58-22 victory over North Muskegon in the West Michigan Conference at home Friday night. The Spartans grabbed a 13-5 lead at the end of the f... READ MORE

Orioles take care of Muskegon Catholic Central 64-38

Jan 14, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com LUDINGTON -- It wasn't much of a contest after Ludington's boys basketball team raced out to a 34-13 halftime lead, and the Orioles cruised to a 64-38 victory over Muskegon Catholic Central in the Lakes 8 Activities Conference at Ludington on Friday night.... READ MORE

Mason County Eastern tops Baldwin 56-51

Jan 14, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com CUSTER -- Trailing undefeated Baldwin by only five points at halftime, and through most of the third quarter, Mason County Eastern's boys basketball team rallied for a stirring 56-51 victory at home Thursday night in a Western Michigan D League game. "It ... READ MORE

Kent City at Holton games postponed for Friday evening

Jan 14, 2022 LocalSportsJournal.com HOLTON—The Kent City Eagles at Holton Red Devils boys and girls basketball games scheduled for this evening, Friday, January 14, have been postponed. No date or time has been announced yet as to when the games will be made up. Holton continues to ... READ MORE