ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Olympic dreams provide Powell with huge motivation DURAND — All great athletes need self motivation to be the best they can be. Kassie Powell has that in spades and has two state pole vaulting championships to show for it. But Powell, a senior at Durand Area High School, still has many goals to reach when it […]

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Jeffrey D. Burd Obituary: View Jeffrey Burd’s Obituary by Battle Creek Enquirer. Truly sad news – a fantastic short/middle distance runner passes at an early age.

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Midland High senior Ben Reed won the 800-meter run with a personal-best time of 1:57.5 on Feb. 26 at the Michigan Indoor Track Series state meet at Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti. Last fall in cross country, Reed took fourth in the regional and 34th in the state in Division 1. via Reed wins 800 at indoor state championships – […]

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ALLENDALE — Grand Valley State junior Monica Kinney and women’s track coach Jerry Baltes are the recipients of a pair of prestigious honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Kinney, a former West Catholic High School standout, has been named USTFCCCA Midwest women’s track athlete of the year while Balters has been named Midwest women’s […]

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