Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Area cross country teams off and running in first major meet of season Mike Kohon | Citizen Patriot, September 10, 2009 12:09 a.m. The first major local cross country meet of the season will draw a lot of attention across the state. Hanover-Horton High School’s girls team soundly defeated Leslie in the teams’ first […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Shorthanded Freeland finds a way to win the Sanford Meridian boys cross country invitational The Saginaw News, September 09, 2009 11:40 p.m. Harrison’s Blake Allison was the best runner, while Freeland was the best team at Wednesday’s Sanford Meridian boys cross country invitational. Allison, last year’s Division 3 state runner-up, ran a first-place time […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Durand’s David Madrigal finishes five seconds off course record, but Chesaning finishes first The Flint Journal, September 09, 2009 10:06 p.m. OVID-ELSIE, Michigan — Chesaning ran to a first place finish in the Marauder Invitational with a final score of 52, but Durand’s David Madrigal III stole the show with a first-place finish that […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Rockford wins own invitational Grant Lofdahl | Advance Newspapers, September 09, 2009 10:25 a.m. The young Rams runners who competed in Saturday’s Rockford Invitational got a little extra boost from their most famous alumnus. Rockford native Dathan Ritzenhein became the fastest American ever to run 5,000 meters in the Weltklasse meet in Zurich, Switzerland […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Alma boys dominate Jaws and Paws cross country event The Saginaw News, September 09, 2009 7:35 p.m. St. Louis runner Brayden Border took the top spot at the Jaws and Paws cross country meet on Wednesday with a time of 17:27, but Alma captured 12 of the top 15 positions to take first place […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Flint Powers Catholic boys cross country team wins Big Nine Conference Jamboree The Flint Journal, September 09, 2009 9:28 p.m. DAVISON, Michigan — Flint Powers Catholic’s boys cross country team captured five of the top-10 times Wednesday to finish in first place in the Big Conference Jamboree at Richfield Park. The Chargers went 3-0 […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Fall sports outlooks: East Kentwood The Grand Rapids Press, September 09, 2009 3:37 p.m. Boys cross country * Coach: Ray Antel, third year * Conference: O-K Red * 2008: Second in O-K Red, 17th in state finals * Top returners: Seniors Isaac Cox (conference champ, regional champ, all-state), Mohamed Mohamed, Mahamud Sharif and Stephen […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com Flint Powers Catholic girls cross country team wins first Big Nine Conference Jambroee The Flint Journal, September 09, 2009 9:23 p.m. DAVISON, Michigan — Flint Powers Catholic’s girls cross country team opened the Big Nine Conference season Wednesday by taking first place in the Big Nine Jamboree at Richfield Park.Big Nine Conference Jamboree. The […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com St. Louis girls cross country team wins Jaws and Paws The Saginaw News, September 09, 2009 7:51 p.m. Freshman Raquel Serna led the St. Louis girls cross country team to a win over Alma in the Jaws and Paws Invitational in St. Louis on Wednesday with a time of 20:51. Tori and Sami Humphrey, […]

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Michigan High School Sports – MLive.com JENISON — As we began our discussion about Courtney Mekkes, Jenison cross country coach Jason Schalk led off with words of high praise, “Courtney is the ideal student athlete.” From that point Schalk went on to clarify why he would make a statement like that about her. Schalk is very impressed with Mekkes as […]

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