12:10 AM Dec 24, 2011
Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday announced the appointment of Patrick Wykes of Holland to the Michigan Board of Athletic Trainers, which oversees the practice of athletic trainers in Michigan.
9:51 AM Dec 23, 2011
There have been plenty of days when he'd rather have just stayed in bed, but all things considered, the last year has gone pretty well for Scott DeYoung, who has run at least 3 miles every day for over a year.
10:41 AM Dec 22, 2011
A look at the yearly statistics and the game-by-game player participation on the Michigan State University football team over the last four seasons may suggest that some of Spring Lake graduate Adam Setterbo's goals went unfulfilled during his career in East Lansing.
10:36 AM Dec 22, 2011
Two goals in the opening two minutes had Grand Haven's varsity hockey team flying high during Wednesday's showdown with rival Mona Shores at Lakeshore Ice Arena in Muskegon.
10:34 AM Dec 22, 2011
Grand Haven's varsity wrestling team suffered a key early-season O-K Red loss on Wednesday, coming up just short at Rockford, 37-23.
11:36 AM Dec 28, 2011
A total of 13 varsity competitive cheer teams invaded L.C. Walker in Arena on Tuesday for the Mona Shores Sailor Invitational - the opening competition for many teams in the area. The competition was split among three divisions, with Grand Haven battling against East Kentwood, Jenison and the host Sailors in Division 1, and Spring Lake and Fruitport squaring off against four other schools in Division 2.
1:18 PM Dec 21, 2011
There was some feeling before Tuesday - especially among the Spring Lake faithful - that this might have been the perfect opportunity for the Lakers to end their losing streak to neighboring rival Grand Haven. In the four years since the non-conference rivalry renewed after a lengthy hiatus, the Buccaneers have gone 4-0, with each win coming by double figures.
10:58 AM Dec 21, 2011
Sean Steffel caught a pass in the corner, squared up and calmly swished a 3-pointer directly in front of the jam-packed Spring Lake student section. The shot was a big one for the host Buccaneers - it put the home team on top 27-18, quieting a Lakers' run. But it was an even bigger shot for Steffel, who attended Spring Lake through his freshman season and played with many of the current Lakers for years.
10:53 AM Dec 21, 2011
Grand Haven's student section was particularly ruthless during Tuesday's boys basketball showdown against Spring Lake.
10:59 AM Dec 21, 2011
Grand Haven raced out to a 15-2 lead and held on for a 63-43 victory over Spring Lake visiting Spring Lake on Tuesday.