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Cougars News · Top Stories This Week in the MHSAA


The following is a compilation of top stories from this week surrounding high school sports in Michigan gathered by our friends at MHSAA Second Half (source)

 

Volleyball:

1. A weather delay pushed this Regional Final to Friday, and No. 7 Rudyard rose to a challenge coming back from dropping the first set to down Pellston in four in Class D – Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

2.  Also pushed to Friday, honorable mention Munising came back after losing the first two sets to defeat Carney-Nadeau in five in Class D – Escanaba Daily Press A weather delay pushed this Regional Final to Friday, and No. 7 Rudyard rose to a challenge coming back from dropping the first set to down Pellston in four in Class D – Sault Ste. Marie Evening News

3.  Novi’s Erin O’Leary was named this season’s Miss Volleyball Award winner on the eve of her team’s Class A Quarterfinal against honorable mention Temperance Bedford; Novi is the reigning champ and ranked No. 2 – Observer & Eccentric

4. Class C top-ranked Bronson is plenty familiar with tonight’s Quarterfinal opponent, No. 2 Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central – Sturgis Journal

5. Class B No. 4 Niles is hoping to add to its first District and Regional titles with a first Quarterfinal win, over No. 3 Lake Odessa Lakewood – Niles Daily Star

6. Class A No. 3 Grand Rapids Christian downed top-ranked Rockford in the Regional, a big step as the Eagles pursue their first MHSAA championship in the sport with No. 4 DeWitt up next – FOX17

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Girls Golf:

Traverse City West’s Anika Dy was named Miss Golf for the second time by the Michigan Interscholastic Golf Coaches Association – Traverse City Record-Eagle

 

Cross Country:

Coldwater’s Shuaib Aljabaly and Lansing Catholic’s Olivia Theis were named Mr. Cross Country and Miss Cross County, respectively, by the Michigan Interscholastic Track Coaches Association – Coldwater Daily Reporter

 

Hockey:

1. The first games of the season can be played today, and Petoskey is among teams anticipating a return to the ice – Petoskey News-Review

2. As part of its hockey preview, the Livingston Daily Press & Argus highlighted Mr. Hockey candidates Josh Albring of Hartland and Adam Conquest of Brighton – Livingston Daily Press & Argus

3. Allen Park Cabrini enjoyed a productive opener, downing Flat Rock/Airport 6-2 – Southgate News Herald

 

Girls Swimming & Diving:

1. Honorable mention Spring Lake will send 10 athletes to the Lower Peninsula Division 3 Finals, including three divers – Grand Haven Tribune

2. Hamilton standout Paige Kuhn is banking on a strong finish in the final meet of her high school career – Holland Sentinel

3. Gaylord sophomore Grace Wambier is a school record holder and hopes to add to her accomplishments at the Division 3 Finals – Gaylord Herald Times

4. No. 7 Brighton is aiming to claim the Division 1 team championship with arguably its strongest assemblage of experienced contenders under coach Jason Black – Livingston Daily Press & Argus

 

Boys Soccer: 

Longtime coach Thaier Mukhtar has resigned as Fraser’s boys coach with nearly 600 wins there and at Warren DeLaSalle – MLive-Detroit

 

Boys Basketball:

We’ve posted a few girls basketball previews, and this look at Holland West Ottawa is the first boys hoops story we’ve seen this fall; practice began Monday – FOX17

 

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Girls Varsity Swimming · Girls Swim Conference Best Times


Congratulations to the Girls Swim Team on their 5th place finish at their Conference Meet – our girls were up against 7 other very large schools with more depth of team than us and they rose up and were fierce competitors! Listed below is all of the personal best times that were achieved over Friday and Saturday!!

Alexis Lomonoco: 2.20.66 in the 200 IM and 1.12.81 in the 100 breast

Elise Merucci: 2.20.00 in the 200 IM and 1.03.51 in the 100 back

Hannah DeBoer: 1.00.74 in the 100 fly and 1.02.39 in the 100 back

Rachel Mayfield: 26.70 in the 50 free and 1.15.75 in the 100 breast

Caroline Pinter: 28.15 in the 50 free

Bryn Cavanaugh: 5.50.91 in the 500 free and 1.02.85 in the 100 fly and 26.40 in the lead off leg of the 200 free relay

Emma Winden: 1.06.98 in the 100 free and 29.71 in the 50 free

Mackenzie Schliem: 59.39 in the 100 free and 25.78 in the 50 free

Gina Vicini: 34.67 in the 50 free

Clare Hart: 26.59 in the 50 free and 1.00.83 in the 100 free

Jemima Kaleta: 1.18.60 in  the 50 free

Abby Talaga: 34.44 in the 50 free

Bridgett Felkers: 6.53.53 in the 500 free

Emily Merucci: 2.02.90 in the 200 free and 29.62 in the 50 back of the 200 medley relay

Kara Wheeler: 27.87 in the 50 free and 1.14.24 in the 100 back and 1.01.99 in the 100 free lead off of the 400 free relay

Maddie Bocian: 1.10.06 in the 100 free and 31.24 in the 50 free

Lauren Ryle: 56.27 in the 100 free

Nicole Rotelle: 25.59 in the 50 free

Liza Swailes: 35.40 in the 50 free

Emma Swailes: 1.33.32 in the 100 free

Andy Johnson: 1.00.28 in the 100 free and 1.06.32 in the 100 back

Molly Puglessi: 2.09.21 in the 200 free and 5.44.06 in the 500 free and 1.00.68 in the 100 free lead off in the 400 free relay

Francesca Deveau: 31.49 in the 50 free and 1.14.38 in the 100 free

Josie Lauria: 1.23.80 in the 100 breast

Olivia Lott: 36.06 in  the 50 free and 1.34.30 in the 100 back

Ellie Sullivan: 27.89 in the 50 free lead off leg of the 200 free relay and 1.26.12 in the 100 breast

Annalise Micus: 34.02 in the 50 free and 1.16.96 in the 100 free

Gianna Deveau: 33.20 in the 50 free and 1.31.03 in the 100 back

Susan Lagrand: 54.66 in the 100 free leg of the 400 free relay

Natalie Lake: 33.42 in the 50 free and 1.36.77 in the 100 breast

Hannah Lauria: 27.13 in the 50 free

Margo Milanowski: 1.20.72 in the 100 breast

Mary Kate Wittkowski: 29.85 in the 50 free

Francesca Dieleman: 34.32 in the 50 free and 1.30.64 in the 100 breast

Kendall Heckathorn: 2.24.17 in  the 200 free and 28.0 in the 50 free

Abby Passinault: 29.54 in the 50 free

Maddy Kelly: 30.94 in the 50 free and 1.10.34 in the 100 free

Grace VanderMolen: 2.15.48 in the 200 free and 1.12.00 in the 100 fly

Claire Danko: 1.03.50 diving results

Claire Hile: 93.40 diving results

Congratulations to all of our amazing swimmers on their accomplishments!!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Cougars News · Event Recap: Week of October 21 – October 27


Saturday, Oct 21st

No event results

Sunday, Oct 22nd

No event results

Monday, Oct 23rd

No event results

Tuesday, Oct 24th

Boys Varsity Soccer
vs. Regional Semifinal (Dowagiac v. Hopkins)
N/A
Girls Varsity Volleyball
@ VAR Volleyball Tri (5pm, 6pm,7pm)
N/A
Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball
vs. JV Volleyball Tri (5pm, 6pm,7pm)
N/A
Girls Freshman Volleyball
@ FR Volleyball Tri (5pm, 6pm,7pm)
N/A
Girls Varsity Swimming
vs Spring Lake HS
N/A
Boys Varsity Soccer
vs. Regional Semifinal (South Christian v. Unity Christian)
N/A

Wednesday, Oct 25th

No event results

Thursday, Oct 26th

Boys Varsity Soccer
vs. MHSAA Regional
N/A

Friday, Oct 27th

Coed Varsity Cross Country
@ Allendale High School
N/A
Boys Varsity Football
vs. vs Unity Christian HS
N/A

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Girls Varsity Swimming · CC Girl’s Swim Meet Results


Click the link to check out the meet results for the 2017 season. 

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Girls Varsity Swimming · Senior Night Tuesday 10/24


CC Girl’s Swim & Dive Honors Seniors

Senior Swimmers 2017

On Tuesday, October 24 these seniors will be honored just prior to their last home meet of the season when CC hosts Spring Lake at the downtown YMCA beginning at 5:45. Come out to support the girls and see these great athletes give it their all one last time for Catholic Central Swimming. It’s a great day to be a Cougar!

 


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Multiple Teams · Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball beat East Kentwood Quint 2-1


Monday, October 16, 2017

4:00 PM

Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School
AWAY
2

East Kentwood Quint
HOME
1

Game Recap

The JV team drops a game against Forest Hills Northern, but goes on to take wins from East Kentwood and Caledonia.


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Multiple Teams · Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball beat Coopersville High School 2-0


Thursday, October 19, 2017

5:00 PM

Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School
AWAY
2

Coopersville High School
HOME
0

Game Recap

The Catholic Central JV Volleyball team goes undefeated in the OK Blue conference. CC means Conference Champs!

Box Scores

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2
3
4
5
Grand Rapids Catholic Central
25

25

Coopersville
17

20


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Cougars News · Event Recap: Week of October 14 – October 20


Saturday, Oct 14th

Girls Freshman Volleyball
@ Rockford High School
N/A
Girls Varsity Volleyball
@ East Kentwood High School
N/A

Sunday, Oct 15th

No event results

Monday, Oct 16th

Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball
@ East Kentwood Quint
W 1 – 2
Boys Varsity Soccer
@ MHSAA District (Lakewood vs. CC)
N/A

Tuesday, Oct 17th

Coed Varsity Cross Country
Coopersville Jamboree
N/A

Wednesday, Oct 18th

No event results

Thursday, Oct 19th

Boys Freshman Football
@ Zeeland West High School
N/A
Girls Freshman Volleyball
@ Coopersville High School
N/A
Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball
@ Coopersville High School
N/A
Girls Varsity Volleyball
@ Coopersville High School
W 1 – 3 SUMMARY
Girls Varsity Swimming
@ Northview High School
N/A
Boys Junior Varsity Football
vs. vs Coopersville HS
N/A

Friday, Oct 20th

Boys Varsity Tennis
MHSAA Final
N/A
Boys Varsity Football
@ Coopersville High School
N/A

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Multiple Teams · Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School Girls Varsity Volleyball beat Coopersville High School 3-1


Thursday, October 19, 2017

6:00 PM

Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School
AWAY
3

Coopersville High School
HOME
1

Game Recap

With tonight’s win, Catholic Central clinched a first place tie in the OK Blue Conference with Spring Lake. This is Catholic Central’s second Conference Title in two years.

Box Scores

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2
3
4
5
Grand Rapids Catholic Central
25

25

17

25

Coopersville
20

16

25

22


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Cougars News · Event Recap: Week of October 7 – October 13


Saturday, Oct 7th

Boys Varsity Tennis
OK Conference Meet POSTPONED
N/A
Girls Varsity Volleyball
@ Best of the West Tournament
N/A

Sunday, Oct 8th

No event results

Monday, Oct 9th

No event results

Tuesday, Oct 10th

Girls Freshman Volleyball
@ Comstock Park High School
N/A
Girls Varsity Volleyball
@ Comstock Park High School
W 0 – 3 SUMMARY
Girls Varsity Swimming
@ Forest Hills Central High School
N/A

Wednesday, Oct 11th

Boys Junior Varsity Soccer
@ Hudsonville High School
N/A
Boys Varsity Soccer
@ Hudsonville High School
N/A

Thursday, Oct 12th

Boys Varsity Tennis
OPEN DATE
N/A
Boys Freshman Football
vs. vs West Catholic
N/A
Girls Freshman Volleyball
vs. vs Allendale HS
N/A
Girls Junior Varsity Volleyball
vs. vs Allendale HS
N/A
Boys Junior Varsity Football
vs. vs West Catholic
N/A
Girls Varsity Volleyball
vs. vs Allendale HS
W 3 – 0 SUMMARY

Friday, Oct 13th

Boys Varsity Football
@ West Catholic High School
N/A