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Michigan high school girls basketball defending champs ...

December 13, 2017 by

MLive.comThe girls basketball state finals move west to Calvin College.

East Kentwood's Haris Dzafic earns All-American honors

December 4, 2017 by

MLive.comEast Kentwood senior Haris Dzafic has been one of Michigan's top goalkeepers over the past two seasons. Dzafic is once again recognized as one of the nation's best, too. The United Soccer Coaches released its 2017 Fall Boys All-American Team, and ...

Kentwood holding tree-lighting, parade Dec. 8

November 27, 2017 by

The city of Kentwood will hold its holiday light parade and tree-lighting ceremony on Friday, Dec. 8. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. with a parade from 52nd Street, down Breton, ending at City Hall, 4900 Breton SE. The tree will be lit at 6:30 p.m ...

Wisconsin adds 4-star OT Logan Brown after Michigan win

November 20, 2017 by USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School SportsUndefeated Wisconsin's biggest win of the season thus far — Saturday's 24-10 victory against Michigan — brought around another victory on the recruiting trail … and it came from Michigan, too. As announced publicly on his Twitter account, four-star ...

Harper Creek's dream season comes to an end in loss to No. 1 Muskegon in state semifinals

November 18, 2017 by Battle Creek Enquirer

Battle Creek EnquirerEAST KENTWOOD - This is arguably the best Harper Creek football team of all-time. One more win and the Beavers would be in position to fight for the title of best team in the state. Trouble was, Harper Creek was facing a team that many had already ...

Three area teams advance to MHSAA semifinals

November 17, 2017 by WWMT-TV

WWMT-TVHarper Creek needed a late fourth quarter comeback to edge out East Lansing, 16-13, advancing to the Division 3 semifinal against top-ranked Muskegon. Semifinal games are played at a neutral sight and the Beavers and Big Reds will battle at 1:00 ...

Vote: Which is the best Harper Creek Final Four football team in school history?

November 16, 2017 by Battle Creek Enquirer

Battle Creek EnquirerThe state semifinals. Or, in words that describe it even better, the Final Four. Harper Creek is among the final four teams left in Division 3 as the No. 4 Beavers get ready to play No. 1 Muskegon in the state semifinals at East Kentwood High School at ...

Harper Creek is underdog, but 'if they think we are going to roll over, they are wrong'

November 15, 2017 by Battle Creek Enquirer

Battle Creek EnquirerHarper Creek has found a way to get it done all season as the Beavers are undefeated themselves and ranked, just like Muskegon. Harper Creek edged defending state champ Jackson Lumen Christi in the regular season, 22-21. And in the playoffs, Harper ...

New Middle College Program to Provide Associate Degrees

November 10, 2017 by School News Network

A goal at the high school is for every student to receive college credit from at least one class before they graduate, said Evan Hordyk, the district's executive director for secondary education. Well-established Advanced Placement (AP) opportunities ...

Catholic Central soccer makes history, reaches first state final

November 3, 2017 by

Hometownlife.comDetroit Catholic Central has won many state championships in many different sports, but now the boys soccer program is on the verge of something big. The Shamrocks earned their first trip ever to the state finals with a 2-1 victory over defending MHSAA ...

Football Player of the Year top 10: Grand Rapids Christian's Isaac Dykema

November 2, 2017 by

MLive.comGrand Rapids Christian's Isaac Dykema (12) warms up before Grand Rapids Christian plays South Christian at East Kentwood High School in Kentwood on Friday, Sept. 16, 2017. (Mike Clark | Football Player of the Year finalist. Think Dykema is ...

Catholic Central tops East Kentwood, advances to first state final

November 2, 2017 by The Oakland Press

The Oakland PressCatholic Central tops East Kentwood, advances to first state final. (DREW ELLIS - The Oakland Press) Catholic Central's Ryan Pierson (2) celebrates with a teammate after scoring the first of two goals in Wednesday's Division 1 state semifinal against ...

Rams draw a semi-familiar foe in playoff opener

October 26, 2017 by Rockford Squire

Rockford SquireIt was looking as if Rockford would get at least one home game in the Michigan High School Athletic Association playoffs when East Kentwood took a late lead over Caledonia last Friday. The Falcons took a 38-34 lead with just over a minute to play but ...

Kentwood mayor squares off against digital media owner in general election

October 25, 2017 by"But overall, what's compelled me to run is that I think I have a skill set that is conducive and that is required of the mayor of Kentwood,'' said Urbanowski, who is single and a graduate of East Kentwood High School. "I have a lot of leadership ...

Mohamed Hisabu keeps running despite obstacles

October 24, 2017 by Fox17

Fox17KENTWOOD, Mich -- Mohamed Hisabu is a refugee student at East Kentwood High School, 3 years ago he joined the Falcons cross country team. "I remember when he first came to East Kentwood" William Westveer, whose family has taken Mohamed in, said. "He ...

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