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Finalists for the 2017 Mr. Basketball Award announced

 | Tom Markowski

(Photo Credit - Rich Prepetit) The Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan has announced the candidates for the 2017 Mr. Basketball Award. This year there are six candidates and they are, in alphabetical order, Jamal Cain of Detroit Cornerstone, Greg Elliott of Detroit East E...  

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Farmington Hills Mercy beats rival Marian for third time to claim Catholic League A-B title

 | Jeff Dullack

Detroit – Most coaches will tell you that beating any team three times in a season can be difficult and in Sunday afternoon’s Catholic League A-B Final, Farmington Hills Mercy was looking for its third win of the season over rival Birmingham Marian, along with its first le...  

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Shrine tops Our Lady of the Lakes first first Catholic League title since 1994

 | Jeff Dullack

Detroit – One of the biggest concerns Royal Oak Shrine had entering Sunday’s Catholic League C-D Final against Waterford Our Lady of the Lakes was the start of the game. And while the first quarter could be described as forgettable for the Knights as they trailed 19-9 h...  

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Detroit King wins another league title in girls basketball, Tedford has 17 points to lead King over Mumford, 56-33

 | Tom Markowski

Detroit – No team has had a stranglehold on girls basketball in Detroit like William Winfield’s teams at Detroit King. On Saturday the Lady Crusaders won their fifth consecutive Detroit Public School League title by defeating Detroit Mumford, 56-33, at Calihan Hall. ...  

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MHSHCA/ Lawrence Tech Hockey Players of the Week (February 6, 2017 - February 12, 2017)

 | State Champs! Network

Listed below are the 2.6.17-2.12.17 winners for Player of the Week:
 
North Region: Fletcher Bolda, Junior Goaltender Big Rapids
Honorable Mention: Barrett Bishop (Sr. Forward, Traverse City Central), Lance Kangas (Sr. Forward, ...  

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King comes back to defeat Northwestern, 47-44, and will play Cass Tech in Saturday's final

 | Tom Markowski

  Detroit – Just like football. Detroit Cass Tech and Detroit King have been the dominant teams in Detroit, and two of the state’s best recently in football. On Saturday these rivals will play for the Detroit Public School League boys basketball title. King h...  

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Miss Basketball finalists for 2017 are revealed.

 | Tom Markowski

The Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan has released the five candidates for the Miss Basketball Award for 2017. They are, in alphabetical order, Deja Church of Southfield for the Arts and Technology, Kierra Fletcher of Warren Cousino, Kamaria McDaniel of Dearborn Heights Ro...  

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Blackwell's 22 points including a late 3-pointer gives East Kentwood big division victory

 | Steve Vedder

        Kentwood - All Alona Blackwell had to do was keep her head in the game.   After a torrid start, the East Kentwood sophomore guard did little offensively until hitting the game's biggest basket in the Falcons' 55-51 win over Caledonia ...  

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MHSHCA/ Lawrence Tech Hockey Players of the Week (January 30, 2017 - February 5, 2017)

 | State Champs! Network

Listed below are the 1.30.17-2.5.17 winners for Player of the Week:
 
North Region: Rory Anderson, Senior Forward, Calumet
Honorable Mention: Barrett Bishop (Sr. Forward, Traverse City Central), Jacob Kruse (Sr. Forward, Houghto...  

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Arbor Prep's defense, balance scoring is enough to get past Edison, 55-41

 | Tom Markowski

Detroit – Defensively, it was business as usual for top-ranked Ypsilanti Arbor Prep. The Gators forced 28 turnovers and wore down a young Detroit Edison team for a 55-41 victory on Thursday at Edison. Neither team is affiliated with a league so every game, particularly at ...  

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