New pitch count rule forces high school pitchers to adjust their approach on the mound against batters.
GREENVILLE — Shane Wilcox is done as varsity volleyball coach at Greenville. Wilcox resigned the position after four years, saying giving time to the program was a problem. “Primarily, I didn’t have the time,” he said. “I work outside the school district. With time constraints I didn’t have the time I had in the past [...]
Greenville senior Landon Kemp wrapped up her fourth consecutive Division 1 state track finals at East Kentwood High School Saturday, walking away with her second consecutive pole vault title, along with a second-place finish in the long jump and fifth-place finish in the 100-meter hurdles.
Though sandwiched between the regionals and the state finals, the annual Daily News track meet Wednesday was well enjoyed as it provided one last hurrah for many and, for others, monumental achievements. Many personal records and some school records were shattered at the meet, which included competitors from Greenville, Belding, Central Montcalm, Lakeview, Carson City-Crystal, Vestaburg and Cedar Springs.
On Tuesday, Jared Vinton proved why a team should never give up despite the odds. Down one with two outs and runners on first and second base in extra innings, the Greenville relief pitcher nailed a pitch hard into the outfield, scoring both runners to beat Forest Hills Northern 3-2 in a wild district baseball opener.
It is common for high school athletic directors to bounce from one job to the next in their careers; however, Brian Zdanowski has been with Greenville Public Schools for 19 years and he’s still enjoying where he’s at.
GREENVILLE — Greenville’s baseball team saw a record fall and got a big win Friday. The Yellow Jackets put the mercy rule on Morley Stanwood with a 16-1 four-inning win on the same day Jacket Calvin Syrjala set a school record. Syrjala knocked out his seventh triple of the season, setting a new school record [...]
GREENVILLE – Greenville High School’s Legacy Field will no longer be the host of the high school eight-player football finals. The Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) voted at Representative Council meetings Sunday and Monday to move the eight-player finals from Legacy Field to the Superior Dome at Northern Michigan University (NMU) in Marquette for [...]
Football season seems like a long way off, but leaders of the Greenville football program are busy prepping for the fall season.
GREENVILLE — Belding’s softball team continued to roll Friday. Belding defeated its arch rival Greenville in a pair of games Friday, winning 14-0 in five innings and 13-3 in six innings. “We’ve been on a streak now,” Belding coach Sadie Stowell said. “Seven in a row. We’re finally clicking now and we’ve found a lineup [...]