Chip Burch

Lakeview’s David Larson turns the ball around during the Wildcats’ Division 3 playoff game against Comstock Park Monday. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Larson’s 4 goals help Lakeview move on past Comstock Park

Lakeview’s boys soccer season will continue for at least one more game.

The Wildcats got all four goals from senior David Larson and hung on against a second-half surge to beat the Comstock Park Panthers 4-3 Monday in the first round of the Division 3 soccer playoffs.

Greenville’s Brock Kohler (22) drops a pass while Lowell’s Sam Russell defends during the Jackets’ game against the Red Arrows on Sept. 23. (Sports Pro Images | Jamie McNinch)

Yellow Jackets get second chance against Lowell in state playoffs

At the end of the game against Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern, the chances of Greenville’s football team making the playoffs appeared slim.

Those chances were realized when the Yellow Jackets were one of 38 teams that were 5-4 to be put in the playoffs.

Greenville’s Rylee Welsh chips onto the seventh green of The Meadows at Grand Valley State University at the Division 2 state golf finals first round Friday. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Greenville girls golf open state finals in 18th place

Greenville’s girls golf team is looking up at the field after the first day of the Division 2 state finals.

The Yellow Jackets finished the first of two rounds at The Meadows at Grand Valley State University in 18th place Friday.

Greenville’s girls golf team will be heading to The Meadows at Grand Valley State University for the Division 2 state finals today. Pictured are, from left, Mackenzie Larsen, Rylee Welsh, Brooke Helms, Anna Wierda, Landon Kemp, Sydney Zayler and coach Nancy Johnson. (Courtesy photo)

Greenville girls golf playing in state finals

Greenville’s girls golf team has one final tournament ahead of them.

The Yellow Jackets will be heading to Grand Valley State University’s own golf course, The Meadows, for the two-day, two-round Division 2 state finals starting this morning and continuing through Saturday.

Tri County’s Ludek Cizinsky, right, goes forward with the ball as Lakeview’s Nick Ruvalcaba chases during the first half of the teams’ game Monday. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Vikings make comeback for 6th win of the soccer season

Make it a season sweep for the Tri County boys soccer team over Lakeview.

The Vikings came from a 3-2 deficit to beat the Wildcats 4-3 Monday.

Greenville’s Calvin Syrjala reaches for a touchdown while being tackled by a Grand Rapids Northview player Friday night. (Sports Pro Images | Jamie McNinch)

Greenville one step closer to playoffs with win over Northview

Greenville’s football team took advantage of a weak opponent at the perfect time.

The Yellow Jackets sent a homecoming crowd home happy Friday night, beating Grand Rapids Northview 31-13 to come within one win of making the playoffs for the first time in six years.

In the process, they kept the Wildcats (0-7, 0-4) winless in 2016.

WXMI’s Jason Hutton reports on the Cleveland-Detroit baseball game from the station’s studios Tuesday night. (Courtesy photos)

Belding’s Jason Hutton named lead sports anchor

Jason Hutton had been hoping to be the main sports anchor on WXMI-TV Fox 17.

From left, Kent City’s Joe Weeks, Lakeview’s David Larson and Antonio Leija converge on the ball during the teams game Monday. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Lakeview mercies Kent City in soccer rematch

LAKEVIEW — The first time this season Kent City and Lakeview met each other in soccer, it was Sept. 7. The Wildcats won 7-5.

Tri County’s Jessica Thompson, at right, tries an attack past the block of Morley stanwood’s Abi Waldo during the teams’ first game Friday afternoon. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Tri County volleyball falls to Morley Stanwood

Similar to what Lakeview did for its homecoming game Sept. 22, Morley Stanwood’s volleyball team was part of a school assembly Friday afternoon, playing Tri County in a non-conference match.

The Mohawks won 25-18, 26-24 over the Vikings in front of a large student body.

Belding’s Victoria Wittenbach, right, leads a group of runners, including teammate Astrid Aarestrup (623), during the O-K Silver jamboree Tuesday. (Daily News | Chip Burch)

Belding’s boys, girls finish in third place at own cross country conference jamboree

Belding’s boys cross country team moved up the O-K Silver standings with their latest performance at home Tuesday.

The Redskin boys finished third at the conference jamboree they hosted at Lightning Bend Park. Belding scored 73 points, which trailed Grandville Calvin Christian (26) and Hopkins (68).