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  • Afanasyev’s shootout goal gives Lumberjacks a 4-3 win over Lincoln, ends two-game losing streak
  • District volleyball summary: Class B at Spring Lake


    November 1, 2012

    VOLLEYBALL

    District semifinals

    Spring Lake d. Oakridge 25-8, 25-10, 25-11
    Whitehall d. Orchard View 3-0

    SERVICE POINTS-ACES: Lydia Suchecki 13-4, Courtney Kyser 9-2, Emily Blahnik 12-3. KILLS: Kelsee...

  • District volleyball results: Class C at North Muskegon


    November 1, 2012

    VOLLEYBALL

    DISTRICT SEMIFINALS

    Class C at North Muskegon

    Western Michigan Christian d. Shelby 25-9, 25-15, 25-12

    WMC stats

    ACES: Anna Sweetman, 4, Rachel Bruinsma 4, Maria Ma 4. ATTACKS-KILLS: Rachel...

  • LSJ prognosticators near unanimous in this week’s district final football games


    November 1, 2012The Local Sports Journal writers are near unanimous in their picks for this week’s district finals. Muskegon, Reed City, Shelby and Muskegon Catholic are all...

  • Hurricane Sandy effectively shuts down much of Michigan’s fishing


    November 1, 2012

    Michigan Department of Natural Resources

    The effects of Hurricane Sandy shut fishing down around the state.

    Action this week was found in the rivers or smaller inland...

  • District volleyball semifinal at Holton


    October 31, 2012

    Volleyball
    District 87-C semifinals at Holton
    Morley Stanwood d. Kent City 25-13, 25-21, 25-19
    Kent City stats

    POINTS: Janae Atwood 11, Brandi Boehm 4....

  • Boys soccer semifinal results; State finals schedule


    October 31, 2012

    BOYS SOCCER
    STATE SEMIFINALS

    WEDNESDAY

    Division 1
    East Kentwood 3, Novi 0
    Grand Blanc 2, Utica Ford 0

    Division 2
    Hudsonville Unity Christian 1, Dexter 0
    Petoskey 3,...

  • Boys cross country rankings: Week of Oct. 29


    October 31, 2012

    CROSS COUNTRY RANKINGS

    BOYS

    DIVISION 1

    1, Highland-Milford
    2, Romeo
    3, Saline
    4, Grand Blanc
    5, Waterford Mott
    6, Rockford
    7, Hartland
    8,...

  • Girls cross country rankings: Week of Oct. 29


    October 31, 2012

    CROSS COUNTRY RANKINGS

    GIRLS

    DIVISION 1
    1, Birmingham-Seaholm;
    2, Saline
    3, Grosse Pointe South
    4, Rockford
    5, Northville
    6, Traverse City...

  • Volleyball rankings: Week of Oct. 29


    October 31, 2012

    VOLLEYBALL RANKINGS

    Michigan Interscholastic Volleyball Coaches Association


    Class A
    1. Richland-Gull Lake 48-6
    2. Clarkston 49-6-1
    3. Macomb Dakota 50-5
    4. Bloomfield Hills Marian 45-11
    5....

  • DNR encouraging support for Michigan Sportsmen Against Hunger


    October 31, 2012

    Michigan Department of Natural Resources

    With more than 1.1 million Michigan residents annually seeking food assistance, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages hunters to keep...

  • District volleyball summary: Class B at Spring Lake


    October 30, 2012

    VOLLEYBALL
    Class B
    at Spring Lake

    Spring Lake d. Cooperville, 3-0

    Spring Lake stats

    ACES: Padley Gallagher 5. KILLS: Kelsee Zuidema 17, Courtney Kyser 9, Lydia Suchecki 8....

  • Tough weekend facing Muskegon Lumberjacks with visit from Dubuque; McDonald placed on 45-day injured list


    October 30, 2012

    By Ron Rop
    Local Sports Journal

    The Muskegon Lumberjacks faced a stiff challenge last weekend with home games against Waterloo and Green Bay.

    This weekend may be...

  • GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY STATE FINALS QUALIFIERS


    October 30, 2012

    GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY STATE FINALS QUALIFIERS

    DIVISION 1

    GRAND HAVEN TEAM: Claire Borchers, Roxy Glasser, Hannah Kenny, Mikayla Rowden, Mikayla Takas, Malea Teerman,...

  • BOYS CROSS COUNTRY STATE FINALS QUALIFIERS


    October 30, 2012

    BOYS CROSS COUNTRY STATE FINALS QUALIFIERS

    DIVISION 1

    GRAND HAVEN TEAM: Jordan Diephouse, Nick Johnson, Justin Pippel, Turner Sale, Will Swain, Andrew Tafelski, Ashkii Wilson.

    MONA...

  • District volleyball summaries: Class C at Holton


    October 29, 2012

    VOLLEYALL
    Districts
    Class C at Holton

    Morley Stanwood d. Holton  25-17, 17-25, 25-18, 25-13
    Holton stats POINTS-ACES: Rachel Younts  7-2, Morgan Sundberg 8-0, Megan Latsch 6-0. ASSISTS:  Latsch 30. KILLS: Younts 16, VanBlargan...

  • USHL leaders: Through Oct. 28


    October 29, 2012

    USHL leaders

    POINTS: Taylor Cammarata, Wat, 17; Brendan Harms, Fgo, 15; Justin Kloos, Wat, 15; Zach Stepan, Wat, 13; Riley Bourbonnais, CR, 13; Austin Ortega, Ind,...

  • Muskegon Lumberjack defenseman commits to Minnesota State University


    October 29, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    One of the original Muskegon Lumberjacks has commited to playing college hockey for the Minnesota State University Mavericks.

    Defenseman Carter Foguth will play for...

  • USHL standings: Through Oct. 28


    October 29, 2012

    USHL standings

    Western Conference

    TEAM             W        L          OTL     PTS     GF       GA
    Dubuque          9          0          0          18        31        12
    Muskegon        8          1          1          17        33        20
    Chicago            7         ...

  • Muskegon Lumberjacks statistics: Through 10 games


    October 29, 2012

    Muskegon Lumberjacks statistics

    Name                           GP       G         A         PTS     PM      +/-
    Chad McDonald           8          4          7          11        14        +9
    Ben Foster                   10        7          3          10        6          +5

  • MCC men finish sixth in Region XII Cross Country Championships


    October 28, 2012Local Sports Journal A bit of a stumble on Saturday resulted in the Muskegon Community College men’s cross country team to a sixth-place finish in the...