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  • Spring Lake soccer team give state champions a battle for a half before falling 3-1
  • Western Michigan Christian loses conference showdown, top defender


    October 2, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    Western Michigan Christian dropped a 2-1 decision to Covenant Christian on Tuesday night at Warrior Field.

    The loss was painful enough since the Chargers...

  • VOLLEYBALL SUMMARY: OCT. 2


    October 2, 2012

    VOLLEYBALL

    River Valley Conference
    Western Michigan Christian d. Hudsonville Freedom Christian 25-10, 25- 16, 25-18.
    Western Michigan Christian stats
    KILLS – Rachel Bruinsma 12, Vanessa Eekhoff...

  • TENNIS SUMMARY: OCT. 2


    October 2, 2012

    BOYS TENNIS

    Grand Haven 8, Zeeland West 0

    SINGLES – 1,  Cory Searly, GH,  d. Drew Johnson 6-0, 6-0. 2, Finn Heins, GH, d. Adam Busa 6-1, 6-0. 3, Varun...

  • Archery season now open throughout the state


    October 2, 2012

    The Michigan Department of Natural Resources

    The Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the archery deer season opened statewide on Monday, Oct. 1. The season...

  • Reeths-Puffer slips past Fruitport in boys soccer action


    October 1, 2012Local Sports Journal The Reeths-Puffer Rockets surrendered the game’s first goal then came back with two second-half goals and defeated Fruitport 2-1 on Monday. Ryan Craker, with...

  • Tennis summary: Oct. 1


    October 1, 2012

    TENNIS

    Grand Haven 8, East Kentwood 0

    SINGLES: 1, Korey Searle, GH, d. Tien-Anh Tran 6-0, 6-2. 2, Finn Heins, GH, d.  Alex Birkman, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1....

  • Volleyball summaries: Oct. 1


    October 1, 2012

     VOLLEYBALL

    Spring Lake d. Muskegon 25-6, 25-10, 25-14

    Spring Lake stats

    ACES: Emily Blahnik 5, Brooke TenBrink 4. KILLS: Kelsee Zuidema 12, Lydia Suchecki 11. BLOCKS: Courtney Kyser...

  • Muskegon Community College women’s soccer team wins again


    October 1, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    The Muskegon Community College women’s soccer team scored three goals in the opening half en route to a 3-1 victory over Delta Community...

  • Muskegon Lumberjack draft pick joining Team USA on short-term basis


    October 1, 2012Local Sports Journal Connor Hurley, a Muskegon Lumberjacks’ draft pick, has joined the U.S. National Team Development Program, according to Mnhockeyhub.com. Hurley was the third choice overall...

  • Muskegon Lumberjacks hosting Faceoff Rally to kick off Reading Caravan program


    October 1, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    The Muskegon Lumberjacks’ Faceoff Rally is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Thursday at L.C. Walker Arena.

    It’s the start of the Jacks Reading Caravan program.

    The...

  • Boys soccer rankings: Week of Oct. 1


    October 1, 2012

    BOYS SOCCER RANKINGS
    (Michigan High School Soccer Coaches Association)

    Division 1

    1, East Kentwood

    2, Rockford

    3, Brighton

    4, Rochester Stoney Creek

    5, Salem

    6, Canton

    7, Okemos

    8, Portage Northern

    9, Utica Eisenhower

    10,...

  • Division 4 boys soccer district pairings at Western Michigan Christian


    October 1, 2012

    Here are the results of the Division 4 boys district soccer draw that was conducted Monday morning at Western Michigan Christian High School.

    Tuesday, Oct. 16

  • Muskegon Lumberjack defenseman commits to St. Cloud State


    October 1, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    Muskegon Lumberjack defenseman Ben Storm has committed to play collegiate hockey for the St. Cloud State Huskies starting with the 2013-14 season.

    Storm, a...

  • Perfect week pulls Ron Rop to within a game of Mike Mattson for prep picks lead


    October 1, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    Ron Rop picked all 15 games correctly last weekend in the Local Sports Journal’s prep picks contest.

    That effort pulled him to within one...

  • KoGL 2012 does not disappoint as wind picks up on last day of event [VIDEO]


    October 1, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    A special thank you goes to a number of great people the Local Sports Journal met during King of the Great Lakes 2012.

    Steve...

  • Muskegon Community College women’s soccer team blanks Kellogg CC


    September 30, 2012

    Local Sports Journal

    The Muskegon Community College women’s soccer team netted three second-half goals in a 3-0 victory over Kellogg Community College on Sunday.

    All three goals...

  • USHL standings: Through Sept. 30


    September 30, 2012

    USHL standings

    Western Conference

    TEAM             W        L          OTL     PTS     GF       GA
    Chicago            2          0          0          4          7          4
    Youngstown     2          0          0          4          9          6
    Cedar Rapids  ...

  • Muskegon Lumberjacks schedule: 2012-13


    September 30, 2012

    MUSKEGON LUMBERJACKS
    2012-13 SCHEDULE
    (Home games are in bold and begin at 7:15 p.m. unless noted)

    Saturday, Muskegon 6, Team USA 3

    Friday, at Chicago

    Saturday vs....

  • Volleyball summary: Sept. 29


    September 30, 2012

    VOLLEYBALL

    East Grand Rapids Tournament

    Forest Hills Central d. Fruitport 25-18, 25-22
    Lakeview d. Fruitport 25-17, 13-25, 15-12
    Fruitport d. GR Christian 19-25, 25-21, 15-13
    ...

  • Boys tennis summary: Sept. 29


    September 30, 2012

    BOYS TENNIS

    Holland Tri Tournament

    Grand Haven 5, Caledonia 3

    SINGLES: 1, Korey Searle, GH, d. Max Wagner, 7-5, 7-5. 2, Skylar  Buchan, C, d. Finn Heins, 6-4,...