BRIDGMAN — The 24th Bridgman 5K Run/Walk and 10K Run got a raft of new winners on Saturday, July 13, while a shorter-distance Fun Run introduced a new generation to the thrill of road racing.
THREE OAKS — What better way could there have been for baseball fans to spend part of the first full day of summer than in the company of baseball legend Denny McLain during “Denny’s Day” in Three Oaks on Saturday, June 22?
THREE OAKS — Although there were no teams signed up for the American Legion Post 2014 Auxiliary’s tug-of-war competition, there was plenty of action in the arm wrestling.
ST. JOSEPH — Although they met in the semifinal round of the June 1 Division 4 district baseball tournament, River Valley and Bridgman played like the trophy was on the line.
ST. JOSEPH — Emma Springer hit a two-run homer and Madison Vollman fired a four-hit shutout as the River Valley High School softball team won its fifth straight Division 4 district title by a 2-0 tally over Bridgman on Saturday, June 1.
BRIDGMAN — Bridgman’s Mikaela Owen capped off an impressive junior track season with a pair of state titles and a pair of runner-up finishes in Saturday’s Division 4 state championship meet at Baldwin.
BRIDGMAN — The Bridgman High School softball team capped a May 14 sweep of Parchment that clinched at least a share of the BCS Red title with a game-two comeback victory.
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Bridgman’s girls soccer team bounced back from an early Lake Michigan Catholic goal in a May 1 Berrien- Cass-St. Joseph Conference matchup.
THREE OAKS — The River Valley High School baseball team emerged from a week of rain to split a pair of five-inning games with Holland Black River on Friday, May 3.
NEW BUFFALO — The New Buffalo High School boys basketball team got off to a strong start in the Friday, March 1, Division 4 district title game against River Valley, and sealed a 49-35 victory with patient play down the stretch.
ST. JOSEPH — River Valley faced Michigan Lutheran for the third straight year in a Division 4 District title game played Friday, March 8, on the Titans’ home court.
BRIDGMAN — The host Bees led 22-20 late in the third quarter of a March 4 Division 3 district opener, but two baskets by Maritza Barajas helped the Vikings carry a 26-22 margin into the fourth period.
MENDON — New Buffalo ultimately couldn't match the pace set by Muskegon Heights, leading to a 66-56 Division 4 regional semifinal loss at Mendon on Tuesday, Feb. 5.
THREE OAKS — The River Valley High School boys basketball team finished a 13-7 regular season campaign by defeating Countryside Academy 56-36 on the same night (Friday, Feb. 22) when the 40th anniversary of the Mustangs’ 1979 state championship was celebrated.
NEW BUFFALO — New Buffalo advanced past the first round of the Division 4 boys district basketball tournament on Monday, Feb. 25, with a 50-39 victory over a tenacious Michigan Lutheran squad.
NILES — Brandywine started the Monday, Feb. 25, Division 3 boys basketball district opener against Bridgman at a frantic pace, scoring the game’s first 12 points. That was enough to hang on for a 36-24 victory as the game slowed down into a strategic stalemate in the second half, with Brandy…
THREE OAKS — It’ll be an exciting summer for American Legion baseball in the Southwest Michigan area this summer, particularly for the Three Oaks Post 204 team.
NEW BUFFALO — The New Buffalo High School girls basketball team was in control from start to finish during a Feb. 14 game against Lake Michigan Catholic.
BRIDGMAN — The Bridgman High School varsity girls basketball team dominated the first half of their Monday, Feb. 4, game against River Valley and then held on to pull out a 41-38 victory.
NEW BUFFALO — The New Buffalo High School varsity boys basketball team bounced back from a series of tough losses by topping Countryside Academy 64-40 in the Jan. 25 Winterfest game.
NEW BUFFALO — A week after dropping a 63-47 decision at River Valley, the New Buffalo High School varsity girls basketball team topped the Mustangs 44-36 in the Bison’s Jan. 25 Winterfest game.
THREE OAKS — The Jan. 18 “Stampeding Against Cancer” girls basketball game between host River Valley and New Buffalo was close — until the host Mustangs broke away with a 28-point third quarter.
BRIDGMAN — Bridgman High School basketball player Hunter Adams had a strong first half against New Buffalo on Saturday, Jan. 19, in his second game back from a knee injury.
THREE OAKS — The River Valley High School boys basketball team came out strong and never looked back in a Jan. 18 Betty’s Buddies Stampeding Against Cancer game with New Buffalo.
THREE OAKS — The River Valley varsity boys basketball team had a hard time shaking Michigan Lutheran for most of the Jan. 11 Winterfest game.
BRIDGMAN — Bridgman surprised Cassopolis with an impressive performance in a Saturday, Jan. 12, boys basketball game, but it wasn’t enough to upset the 8-1 Rangers, who hung on for a 60-53 victory.
THREE OAKS — Bridgman and River Valley battled into overtime on Friday, Jan. 4, with the visiting Bees parlaying a clutch three-point shot and steady free-throw shooting into a 45-44 victory.
NEW BUFFALO — The New Buffalo High School girls basketball team out-scored Cassopolis 15-3 in the third quarter on Thursday, Jan. 3 en route to a 41-32 victory.
THREE OAKS — Despite trailing for most of the way in a Friday, Dec. 28, road game against River Valley, the Bridgman High School girls basketball team never gave up.
BRIDGMAN — The wins keep coming for St. Joseph’s boys swim team. The Bears defeated rival Bridgman co-op 110-75 on Dec. 20, earning their fourth straight victory.
EAU CLAIRE — The River Valley High School wrestling team claimed two individual championships along with second- and third-place showings at the 46th Annual Burton Richards Tournament held Dec. 15 in Eau Claire.
BENTON HARBOR — The New Buffalo High School girls varsity basketball team rolled to 54-9 victory over Countryside Academy on Friday, Dec. 7, in its 2018-19 opener.
NEW BUFFALO — Michigan Lutheran and New Buffalo played four close sets in a Saturday, Nov. 3, Division 4 volleyball district championship , but it was the Titans that had the advantage in the end.