Signing Day at Grand Blanc High School

Fourteen Grand Blanc High School senior student-athletes signed letters of commitment to continue their educational and athletic careers at various colleges. Signing day took place Tuesday, May 17, at Grand Blanc East High School. The students, their sports and colleges/ universities include: Christian Magnee, baseball, Mid-Michigan College; Aniyah Pfifer, basketball, Mott Community College; Gavin Norris, bowling, Davenport University; Cooper Regimbal, […]

Flushing athletes sign letters of intent

FLUSHING — Thirteen Raider athletes signed their letters of intent at Flushing High School’s College Signing Day ceremony held on May 17 at Raider Fieldhouse. Below is a list of athletes who participated, along with their bios and college choices. To see more athlete photos, visit the Flushing Raider Athletic Page on Facebook. Ryan Mignerey: Tennis College Choice: Wartburg College […]

The Preakness lacks intrigue, a new PGA champ and more

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The Preakness did not provide an 80-1 to bomb winner like the Kentucky Derby horse Rich Strike. The Preakness winner was a 5-1 shot Early Voting who prevailed by defeating the favorite Epicenter who was 7-5. I thought the race lacked the intrigue without the horse Rich Strike going for a shot at the Triple Crown. The Belmont Stakes will […]

OHL Western Conference finals come back to Flint tied 1-1

FLINT — The Flint Firebirds are coming back home with their series tied 1-1 against the Windsor Spitfires. Game 4 will be played Friday night at 7 p.m. at the Dort Financial Center. Tickets are on sale now through ETIX, in person at the Dort Financial Center box office, or by calling 1-800-514-3849. Game 3 was played Wednesday night at […]

Multiple school districts agree to form new hockey co-op

FLUSHING — Faced with declining participation in high school hockey, Flushing, Davison and Swartz Creek have each decided to keep their programs afloat by joining forces. Last week, the Flushing and Swartz Creek school boards approved a two-year agreement to operate a co-op hockey team with Davison starting in October. Davison was one of the few remaining standalone hockey programs […]

Western Conference Finals tickets on sale

FLINT — For the first time in franchise history, the Flint Firebirds have advanced to the Western Conference Finals. Awaiting them is the top-seeded Windsor Spitfires. The two teams begin the battle for the Wayne Gretzky Trophy Saturday, May 21 at the WFCU Centre in Windsor. The Firebirds will host Games 3, 4 and 6 on home ice at the […]

No Triple Crown winner and a look at NHL and NBA playoffs

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The Preakness Stakes runs this Saturday, and we will have no Triple Crown winner in 2022. The Kentucky Derby winner Rich Strike has withdrawn from the race. Owner Rich Dawson wants the horse to have ample rest before its next race. I personally hate Dawson’s decision to skip the Preakness. I wanted to see if the last race was totally […]

Grand Blanc names Martinez head cheer coach

GRAND BLANC — After a thorough hiring process, the Grand Blanc Community Schools’ Athletic Department announced that Morgan Martinez is the new head cheerleading coach. Martinez comes to Grand Blanc from Fenton High School where she led the Tigers to back-to-back league titles and a district championship in the 2022 season. “Morgan’s experience and passion will be a great addition […]

A look at the history-making Kentucky Derby

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The Kentucky Derby shocked the horse racing world with an 80-1 longshot winner Rich Strike. In horse racing anything is possible. This is why the race is won on the race track and not on paper in the racing form. I can tell you, I was at a race track watching the race with a big crowd of people. The […]

A look at all the sports action on now

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I ask, can the sports scene have more action rolling along then what’s going on currently? The NHL hockey playoffs start Monday night. What a first round of matchups we have taking place on the ice! I will get to that later. The NFL Draft has been completed and hopefully the team you follow drafted well. I will get into […]

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