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Multiple Teams · QB La’Darius Jefferson gets offer from Michigan State


One of the most dynamic playmakers in the state of Michigan for the class of 2018 is Muskegon’s La’darius Jefferson. On Friday, Michigan State offered him a scholarship.

http://www.freep.com/story/sports/college/michigan-state/spartans/2017/11/10/michigan-state-spartans-football-recruiting-ladarius-jefferson/854082001/

La'Darius Jefferson


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Big Reds 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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Multiple Teams · QB La’Darius Jefferson, football player of the year finalist


Muskegon QB La’Darius Jefferson is one of the finalist for the Michigan High School Football Player of the Year

http://www.mlive.com/sports/2017/11/the_first_4_finalists_for_foot.html


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Multiple Teams · Willie Shanks sets the interception record


Willie Shanks now holds the single season record for interceptions.

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Multiple Teams · MHSAA State Semifinals Broadcast


Got a friend or family member who can’t make it to the big football game Saturday? They can keep up with all the action on the Prep Zone on Fox Sports Detroit Dot Com. Muskegon v. Battle Creek Harper Creek is just one of four games you can watch live online this week. Follow the playoffs to Ford Field on the Prep Zone on Fox Sports Detroit Dot Com.

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Big Reds News · Event Recap: Week of October 28 – November 3


Saturday, Oct 28th

Coed Varsity Cross Country
MHSAA LP Regional 01-1
14th Place SUMMARY

Sunday, Oct 29th

No event results

Monday, Oct 30th

No event results

Tuesday, Oct 31st

No event results

Wednesday, Nov 1st

Girls Varsity Volleyball
@ Grand Haven High School
L 3 – 0 SUMMARY

Thursday, Nov 2nd

No event results

Friday, Nov 3rd

No event results

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Multiple Teams · Muskegon High School Girls Varsity Volleyball falls to Grand Haven High School 3-0


Wednesday, November 1, 2017

5:00 PM

Muskegon High School
AWAY
0

Grand Haven High School
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Game Recap

An exciting season has come to an end tonight. The Lady Reds were defeated by the Grand Haven Buccaneers in the district tournament. Leaders: Blocks: Brionne Crews 3; DeShonna Day 2 Digs: Diynasti Dowell and Brandi Bell each with 2 each Kills: Diynasti Dowell 4 Assists: Monye Wilson4 and DeYonna Thompson 3

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Muskegon
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Grand Haven
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