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FOOTBALL PLAYOFF PAIRINGS

For the first time this season, due largely to COVID-19 and the shortened season, all 11-player teams were divided into eight divisions before play began. All 11-player teams were then divided into Districts of up to eight teams each, then paired into four regions. For 8-player, teams also were divided into two divisions before the start of play this fall, […]

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Lady Bobcats continue to shine in Cross Country GRAND BLANC — The Lady Bobcats continued a season of great racing at this Saturday’s Saginaw Valley League Championships, held at the Cummings Center. Many of the athletes had standout performances, including Lola and Sophia Thomas, who claimed 1st (18:09) and 2nd (18:33) for the 3.1-mile distance. The varsity was rounded out […]

World Series is near, Big Ten football is back and the Lions win

Fat Guy Corner

The World Series is set to begin Tuesday night between the Tampa Bay Rays and L.A. Dodgers. The Tampa Bay representing the American League, won a tough fought seven game series over the “Garbage Can Bangers” from Houston. The Rays, up 3-0 on the Astros, tried to blow the series but rallied to get the job done. The Tampa Bay […]

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Bobcat Boys Cross Country finishes 6th of 8 teams at championship GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc Boys finished 6th of 8 teams scoring 171 points in the large school division at the Greater Flint Area Cross Country Championships this past Saturday (10-10-20), at Cummings Center in Mt. Morris Michigan. The team ran without five of its top seven runners […]

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Goodrich boys finish second at cross country meet LAKE FENTON—The Goodrich Boys Varsity Cross Country team finished second at its most recent Flint Metro League meet on Oct. 3. Four Goodrich runners finished in the event’s Top 11, helping the Martians to secure 42 points and a second-place finish behind Lake Fenton (34 points). Junior Gabe Trudeau led Goodrich with […]

A look at MLB playoffs and a filly wins Preakness

Fat Guy Corner

The baseball playoffs went from 16 teams to eight teams real quickly. The Minnesota Twins — oh my, how can you lose so many playoff games in a row? The Twins have lost 18 straight playoff games. I cannot even grasp how unimaginable that feat really is. The Twins lost to the cheaters of major league baseball, the Houston Astros. […]

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Lady Bobcats cruise past Chemics MIDLAND — The Grand Blanc varsity volleyball team picked up a road victory at Midland on Tuesday night, winning all three sets over the Chemics, 26-24, 25-23 and 25-17. Ryleigh Winkle led the Lady Bobcats with five kills, 11 digs and 11 assists. Kate Walter had five kills and one block. — B.G. Grand Blanc […]

October kicks off a busy month for sports

Fat Guy Corner

The world of sports is action-packed as the calendar rolls into October. The MLB playoffs are starting as are the NBA Finals. The NFL is starting to take shape as some teams look real good and others not so much. The college football season has started for some teams and others will start later this month. The NHL season has […]

Lady Bobcats top Flint Powers

GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc varsity volleyball team picked up a win at home over Flint Powers Catholic on Tuesday. Flint Powers won the first set 25-19, but the Lady Bobcats stormed back to win three straight sets, 25-11, 25-16 and 25-12. Remi Madison led Grand Blanc with 17 kills, one ace and eight digs. Taylor Ringwelski had five […]

GBHS Cross Country finishes fourth

GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc Boys Cross Country Team finished in 4th place of five teams with 79 points at the SVL South Jamboree #1. The meet was held at the Cummings Center in Mt. Morris on Sept. 15. Drew Balow was the Bobcats’ top finisher in 7th place running a time of 17:50. The team was missing several […]


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