12:31 AM Dec 3, 2011
Alex Law said she hasn't thought for a minute about breaking the school record at Grand Haven for career points, but the way she started her season Friday, she may be hearing a lot more about it soon.
12:28 AM Dec 3, 2011
Rich Hyde had a hard time sleeping the last few nights, he was so nervous for his first game as the Lakers' varsity girls basketball coach.
12:37 AM Dec 3, 2011
A majority of the honors in Lauren Hazekamp's athletic career have been associated with volleyball at Fruitport High School, but with her hot start in basketball, that could quickly change. The Trojans' senior point guard had her best performance of her three-year varsity career, scoring a career-high 25 points, and also tallying nine steals, seven assists and eight rebounds in Fruitport's huge 66-63 win over Fremont on Friday. The win improves the Trojans to 2-0 overall and 1-0 in league play.
12:22 AM Dec 3, 2011
Holding host Wyoming Godwin Heights to three points the second half Friday night resulted in a 45-19 win for Western Michigan Christian.
12:20 AM Dec 3, 2011
Michigan officials said Friday they will reduce stocking of Chinook salmon in Lake Huron by more than 50 percent next year, acknowledging the lake no longer can support large numbers of the popular sport fish because of food web changes linked to invasive foreign mussels.
11:13 AM Dec 2, 2011
Some of the state's river systems are experiencing high water levels after all the rain and wet snow this week, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources says.
11:14 AM Dec 2, 2011
Their hopes of qualifying for the national sand soccer tournament were dashed with a loss in the finals of the Grand Haven Soccer in the Sand event back in early June.
10:45 AM Dec 1, 2011
Grand Haven's varsity hockey squad used a 41-17 advantage in shots to overpower Grandville on Wednesday, 4-2. Jordan Klaassen sparked the Buccaneers with a pair of goals. Ian Hibbard and Will Verduin each added single goals for Grand Haven, which is now 3-0 overall and 2-0 in O-K Tier I play. James Dyksterhouse, Asa Pellegrom and Doug Zelenka had assists for the Bucs. Mark Nalley was in goal, making 15 saves on the 17 shots he faced. Grandville goalie Sean Schmeister was busy all night, turning away 37 shots.
12:00 PM Dec 1, 2011
Nate VanArendonk was supposed to a fixture in the intense rivalry between Central Michigan University and Western Michigan University on the basketball court.
2:00 PM Dec 1, 2011
Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series previewing the area varsity girls basketball teams. Today is Grand Haven, which opens its season on Friday at home against Traverse City Central.