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Tennis - Girls

WB's Yarlagadda leads talented 2016 all-county tennis squad WITH PHOTOS
Updated: 7/28/2016 5:59:51 PM EST

Just how good is the tennis in Oakland County? Well, three of the four state champions this season reside in the county. And just one of them (Academy of the Sacred Heart) was a repeat champion. That’...


Football

Prep Kickoff Classic participants play a little Fowling in advance of season openers WITH PHOTOS
Updated: 7/28/2016 4:44:55 AM EST

With the Detroit Sports Commission Prep Kickoff Classic still a month away, a few players from the participating teams were throwing footballs around Wednesday afternoon. The targets on the other end...


Basketball - Boys

PREP NOTEBOOK (Clarkston edition): Loyer lights it up in Peach State, Stalworth secures MVP at NFL'er's camp WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 7/19/2016 5:07:21 PM EST

The peaches are extra sweet in the summer time. Just ask Clarkston junior basketball star Foster Loyer. His trip down to Georgia was a fruitful endeavor. Loyer, Oakland County’s top prep hoopster, wa...


Golf - Boys

Dominant Catholic Central headlines 2016 All-County boys golf team WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 7/18/2016 3:10:25 PM EST

Oakland County traditionally has some of the best high school golfing in the state. This year was no exception, as a pair of county teams captured state championships last month in East Lansing. Novi...


Wrestling

Clawson’s Katlyn Pizzo is Wrestling a 2020 Olympic Dream
Updated: 7/8/2016 7:12:18 PM EST

Premier athletes from around the world will soon start to gather in Rio De Janeiro this summer for the every-four year Summer Olympic Games. But one Clawson High School athlete is eagerly awaiting t...


Soccer - Girls

Stingy defense has been a main key to Notre Dame Prep's D2 final run WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 6/15/2016 10:53:49 PM EST

The Pontiac Notre Dame Prep Fighting Irish are back in the girls soccer state final game for the first time since 2013. And the thing that has fueled that run as much as anything is a stingy backline....


Soccer - Girls

Despite tough draw, plenty of tight games, Stoney Creek on cusp of first-ever soccer title WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 6/14/2016 11:07:37 PM EST

The road to the state final has been a difficult one for the Stoney Creek girls soccer team. Given a tough draw right from the start, the Cougars have had to scrap their way through one tough game aft...


Baseball

Former WLW star Vieaux drafted by Pittsburgh in MLB Draft
Updated: 6/13/2016 4:56:37 AM EST

One year ago, the Detroit Tigers selected left hander Cam Vieaux in the 19th round with the 580th of the Major League Baseball Draft after the left-hander blossomed into Michigan’s State No. 1 starter...


Tennis - Girls

Royal Oak Shrine captured second straight CHSL title this season
Updated: 6/11/2016 3:09:36 AM EST

Royal Oak Shrine is starting to make a habit of winning Catholic League championships. For the second straight year, the Knights captured both a sectional and Division 2 title, topping the field at t...


Lacrosse - Girls

Birmingham United ready for state final collision with Rockford WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 6/10/2016 7:56:37 PM EST

It's a match that, in a way, has been 10 years in the making. Division 1 girls lacrosse powerhouses Birmingham United and Rockford will collide at 2 p.m. Saturday in the state championship game at Bri...


Lacrosse - Boys

Catholic Central ready for another shot at Brother Rice, a state title WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 6/10/2016 2:40:46 PM EST

Maybe the third time will be the charm for Novi Detroit Catholic Central. The Shamrocks are set to enter their third straight Division 1 boys lacrosse state championship match on Saturday at 4:30 p.m...


Soccer - Girls

A more balanced Pontiac NDP squad poised to make run for state title WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 6/9/2016 10:16:06 PM EST

The Pontiac Notre Dame Prep Fighting Irish booked a return ticket to the state semifinals with a 2-1 win over the Fenton Tigers on Thursday night. In the past, Notre Dame was a team known for a high p...


Golf - Boys

Catholic Central's Ben Smith finds the rare albatross WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 6/9/2016 6:59:04 PM EST

Getting a hole-in-one is a memorable moment for any golfer. Though not treated with the same level of achievement, getting an albatross is an even rarer feat in golf. An albatross is getting 3-under...


Tennis - Girls

Freshmen phenoms Yarlagadda and Mukherjee turning tennis world upside-down WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 5/26/2016 12:18:39 PM EST

ROCHESTER HILLS — Business. Pure and simple. When you get as good at the game of tennis as Anika Yarlagadda and Tia Mukherjee have, winning takes on a whole new meaning. It’s all-consuming. Yarlagad...


Soccer - Girls

Nino stands tall in goal, looks to lift Detroit Country Day to another long postseason run WITH PHOTO GALLERY
Updated: 5/25/2016 7:23:48 PM EST

A regulation soccer goal measures 8 feet by 24 feet. But when the 6-foot-2-inch Isabel Nino steps between the posts for Detroit Country Day, the area between them seems to shrink significantly. Nino’...


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