10:38 AM Oct 24, 2012
A 45-minute delay because of lightning, a driving rain that persisted throughout the first half, and an offense that misfired on chance after chance left Spring Lake's top-ranked boys soccer team deadlocked with Grand Rapids Christian, 1-1, at halftime of Tuesday's Division 2 regional semifinal.
10:28 AM Oct 24, 2012
Tribune Sports Writer Nate Thompson: What concerns me the most in this series is the Tigers' bats being shut down by the Giants after a lengthy break, and Detroit's bullpen imploding. The Tigers' offense hasn't exactly set the world on fire in this postseason and they need someone to step up to avoid the Giants completely pitching around Miguel Cabrera. How about an unsung hero such as Alex Avila or Andy Dirks?
10:52 AM Oct 23, 2012
Two battles with East Kentwood, which has been ranked No. 1 in the Division 1 polls all year.
3:52 PM Oct 22, 2012
After a regular season wrought with disappointment, the Grand Haven varsity boys soccer team is back to its winning ways in the postseason.
3:51 PM Oct 22, 2012
As unfortunate as it may be, a one-point loss to DeWitt on Friday likely cost Fruitport's varsity football team a chance at hosting a Division 3 playoff game on Friday.
1:31 PM Oct 22, 2012
They say it's never easy to beat the same team three times in the same season.
11:25 AM Oct 22, 2012
A daunting opponent awaits Fruitport in the opening round of the Division 3 football state playoffs this weekend.
11:13 AM Oct 22, 2012
Although Mother Nature didn't provide any relief for a large number of cross country spectators at Saturday's Spring Lake Invitational, the Lakers' varsity girls team wasn't complaining.
8:30 AM Oct 21, 2012
Rockford beat Grand Haven, 45-7. Spring Lake lost to Shelby, 14-8. DeWitt 21, Fruitport 20.
1:09 AM Oct 20, 2012
Billy Belcher didn't play football at Spring Lake his senior season because he craved personal glory on the gridiron.
1:07 AM Oct 20, 2012
There were no late-season heroics turned in by the Grand Haven varsity football team on Friday evening at Buccaneer Stadium.
1:04 AM Oct 20, 2012
Fruitport's dreams of an undefeated regular season came crashing down at DeWitt on Friday night.
12:58 AM Oct 20, 2012
The rainstorms that soaked West Michigan on Friday wreaked havoc on the Division 3 state tennis tournament in Holland, scattering the action to indoor sites across West Michigan.
11:16 PM Oct 19, 2012
This week's Tribune Sports Video Highlight of the Week comes from Muskegon Catholic Central, where Fruitport came away with a thrilling 24-21 overtime victory against Muskegon Catholic Central.
4:30 PM Oct 19, 2012
Grand Haven's cross country teams had a pair of runners contend for top individual finishes in the O-K Red Conference jamboree at Riverside Park in Grandville on Thursday.
3:30 PM Oct 19, 2012
Spring Lake will dedicate its cross country course at Spring Lake High School to the memory of longtime coach Mel Hall prior to the invitational in his name on Saturday.
2:30 PM Oct 19, 2012
Grand Haven's varsity volleyball team scored a key O-K Red Conference victory over Rockford on Thursday, winning 25-11, 25-15, 25-12.