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Kent City sweeps Lakeview CSAA jamboree

LAKEVIEW — It was Kent City’s day at the first Central State Activities Association Silver Division jamboree of the season. Despite very hot conditions, the Eagles had no problems with the rest of the conference Tuesday, winning both the boys and girls meets behind Lakeview High School. Kent City’s boys had 46 points to Holton’s [...]

Central Montcalm’s Libby Ledford, right, bumps in front of teammate Kenzie Rutz during pool play of the Daily News Invitational Aug. 20.

Rutz, Ledford lead Central Montcalm’s volleyball team to a 9-0 start

STANTON — Central Montcalm’s volleyball team has got a hot streak going. The Green Hornets are 9-0 after winning a pair of tournaments prior to the Labor Day holiday, winning the Daily News Invitational and the Beaverton Invitational. Senior Kenzie Rutz said there were many factors to the Hornets’ undefeated start. “We started the season [...]

Vestaburg’s Christian Keeler, right, is pursued by Montabella’s Austin Pawlowski on Thursday night. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Vestaburg overcomes slow start to beat Montabella

Vestaburg’s football team overcame a slow start and a tough opponent Thursday night.

The Wolverines got their second win of the season with a 46-26 win over the Montabella Mustangs in the Mid-State Activities Conference opener for both teams.

The Vestaburg Wolverines will come in to Blanchard looking for their second consecutive win and first MSAC league win against the Montabella Mustangs, who are seeking their first win of the season. Kick-off is 7 p.m. tonight. (File photo)

Montabella, Vestaburg prepare for first MSAC match-up of the season

The first game in the Mid-State Activities Conference for Vestaburg and Montabella is a rivalry game.

The Wolverines face the Mustangs in Blanchard in the first conference game of the season for both teams tonight.

Lakeview’s Mia McCrumb bumps the ball during the Daily News Invitational Aug. 20. (File photo)

Lakeview Wildcats prepare for Morley Stanwood

It’s early in the volleyball season, but Lakeview’s volleyball team has a big match Wednesday.

The Wildcats will host Morley Stanwood at Cook Gym Wednesday. The Mohawks have won a pair of state championships in Class C.

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Buffalo Bills cut Greenville grad Zimmer

Greenville graduate Justin Zimmer’s NFL plans are on hold.

Greenville’s Haley Peters, middle, attacks over the block of Charlotte’s Brianna Hasler, left, and Alex Withney during the finals of the Carson City-Crystal Invitational on Friday. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Greenville uses extra points to win Carson City-Crystal tourney

It took a few more points than Greenville’s volleyball team would have liked, but the Yellow Jackets got the win they wanted Friday.

Greenville put away the Charlotte Orioles in extra points in the final game of the finals of the Carson City-Crystal Invitational, with the final game going 31-29 in the Jackets’ favor. Normal games go to 25 points.

Lakeview’s James Smith (55) and Zach Hamlin (2) tackle Tri County’s Cayden Luchies, as a flag is thrown on the play for offensive holding during the teams’ game Thursday night. — Daily News/Chip Burch

Lakeview overtakes Tri County in 37-6 football win

Lakeview and Tri County have had two close games in their previous two matchups.

Thursday night’s matchup wasn’t as close.

The Wildcats ran all over the Vikings in winning 37-6 at Kos Field in the season-opener for both teams.

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31st annual SnoMotion is this weekend at Nelson’s Speed Shop

The annual “SnoMotion” event at Nelson’s Speed Shop just north of Greenville will have a new event this time around.

The 31st annual showcase will feature snowmobiles racing on grass this year, noted Nelson’s general manager Danielle Maneke.

Belding’s Summer Eubank, far left, attacks between Central Montcalm’s Libby Ledford, middle, and Kenzie Rutz during the finals of the Daily News Volleyball Invitational Saturday. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Hornets start season off winning Daily News Invitational crown

Central Montcalm’s volleyball team found a good way to start its season Saturday. The Green Hornets won the Daily News Volleyball Tournament, beating the host Belding Redskins in three games in the championship game to win.