8:40 PM Apr 5, 2012
Justin Verlander was brilliant on the mound and Prince Fielder drove in a key run with his bat. Still, after a rare slip by Jose Valverde, the Detroit Tigers were all tied with Boston in the bottom of the ninth.
3:30 PM Apr 5, 2012
If Spring Lake's Adam Hohmeyer hadn't already established himself as a force to be reckoned with in the sport of snowboarding, he's done so in the past two days. The 16-year-old placed second in both the slopestyle and halfpipe events in his Junior Men (16-17) age group at the United States of America Snowboard Association national event, held in Copper Mountain, Colo., on Monday and Tuesday.
10:26 AM Apr 5, 2012
Mike Page loves racing his 1972 Chevrolet Blazer at the West Michigan Sand Dragway in Silver Lake.
10:41 AM Apr 4, 2012
If the Dayton (Ohio) Dutch Lions need someone to lead them through the tough times that come with making the jump from the ranks of the Premier Development League (PDL) soccer to United Soccer League PRO, Western Michigan Christian graduate Joel DeLass might be the man for the job.
10:36 AM Apr 4, 2012
Extra Innings, the indoor baseball and softball training facility, located at 6850 Norton Pines Drive in Spring Lake, is offering local sports enthusiasts a chance to try their hand at creating a commercial video for the company with the launch of a video competition.
10:25 AM Apr 3, 2012
Like most kids, Sophia Veneklasen is enjoying her Spring Break this week. Unlike many of her classmates, however, Veneklasen is looking forward to getting back to school next Monday.
10:21 AM Apr 3, 2012
Former Spring Lake standout Blake Rottschafer placed sixth overall in the 1,500-meter run for the Hope College men's track and field team during the Grand Rapids Open at Houseman Field on Saturday.
12:08 PM Apr 3, 2012
Kentucky held on to beat Kansas, 67-59, to win the NCAA men's basketball tournament on Monday night.
10:04 AM Apr 2, 2012
Michigan Senior Olympics gold medalist Jimmy O'Hearn will once again bring pickleball, one of the nation's fastest growing sports for all ages, back for a second season to Loutit District Library - with an added twist.
9:58 AM Apr 2, 2012
Spring Lake's Audrey Grey recently signed a letter of intent to continue her soccer career at Asbury Univeristy.