SHELBY — A huge game by Hart quarterback Braeden Carskadon propelled the Pirates to a 46-36 win over Shelby Friday night in the battle for the Blood, Sweat and Tears Jug.
PERRY — Hesperia boasted an impressive offensive showing Saturday afternoon in defeating Perry, 36-21, to improve to 3-2 on the season.
SHELBY — Shelby went 1-2 Thursday night at its home quad, picking up a three-game win over Reed City and losing to Ludington and Grant.
REED CITY — Hart rallied from an early deficit Wednesday night to beat Reed City, 5-2, and advance to the district semifinals.
MARION — Walkerville's Alex Sheehy earned the West Michigan D League conference title Wednesday in the WMD meet at Marion, winning the boys' race by a three-second margin over Mesick's Grant Fleis.
KENT CITY — Hesperia lost to Kent City Wednesday night in Central State Activities Association Silver play, 25-22, 25-19, 25-20, giving the Eagles a season sweep of the series.
MANISTEE — Shelby defeated Manistee Wednesday night by a 3-1 margin to advance to the district semifinals, which the Tigers will host against Benzie Central.
PENTWATER — No team ever wants to see its season end, but the Pentwater Falcons certainly went out on one of their higher notes Wednesday night, battling a solid Lakeview squad all the way to the end before falling 3-2.
WALKERVILLE — Walkerville played one of its best matches of the year Tuesday night and came away with a win over Mason County Eastern, 26-24, 25-22, 17-25, 25-11.
SHELBY — There was no pink or green Tuesday night (other than the colorful pants Shelby coach Tom Weirich donned), but Hart and Shelby played a match that looked a lot like their usual battles. It was close, as usual, and the Tigers made the clutch plays needed to win, as usual.