Going from an open tryout to the Major Leagues is essentially a long shot, but for everyone who says it can't be done, there's always the real-life story of Jim Morris, the featured character in the 1999 Disney movie, "The Rookie.'
After the first day of competition, Western Michigan Christian's boys golf team sits in 11th place with 353 points at the Division 4 golf finals held at Michigan State University's Forest Akers West Golf Course.
It took Shar'Rae Davis a little while longer than her other teammates at Grand Haven to finalize her choice on where she would play collegiate basketball, but now that the decision is settled, she couldn't be more excited.
When they were players at Adrian College from 2003-06, Muskegon Oakridge graduate Terrence Williams and Orchard View alum Nick VandenBosch would hear from their teammates, who hailed from Ohio, about the local all-star games they played in while in high school.
The infectious energy that seemed to ignite Fruitport softball team's offense in its Division 2 regional semifinal win against Grand Rapids Christian apparently drained away thanks to the combination of a long wait and an 85-degree afternoon.