MUSKEGON — In their fifth season of play, the Muskegon Clippers earned their first bid into the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League postseason, finishing second in the North Division of the league and facing off with the division champion Lima Locos in a best-of-3 series. Unfortunately, the…
There were several standout baseball players in the county in 2019, but two stood out above the rest, each earning first team all-state honors — Shelby’s Matt Felt and Pentwater’s Glenn Miller.
GLADWIN — Shelby knew it faced a tough opponent last Wednesday in the regional semifinals, having to go against #7-ranked Beaverton. It would take a near-perfect game to win.
BEAL CITY — Pentwater went toe-to-toe for a few innings with defending Division 4 state champion Beal City in a regional semifinal last Wednesday evening at Gerald E. Pohl Field in Beal City, but the Falcons weren’t able to keep the game tight in a 12-2 six-inning loss.
CUSTER — Pentwater’s Glenn Miller was a good pitcher last season. He is a better one this year.
MANISTEE — Shelby got its second dominating effort from Chris Beyer this postseason Monday in the district finals in Manistee, riding it to an 8-0 victory over county foe Hesperia for its first district title since 2012.
MANISTEE — Shelby has battled through more than its share of close defeats this year, but the Tigers never did throw in the towel, and Tuesday at Manistee, they got their reward.
CUSTER — Pentwater downed Walkerville 15-0 Tuesday in a pre-district baseball game. The game was called after five innings due to the mercy rule.
MANISTEE — It wasn’t always pretty, but for Hart, it was effective Tuesday, as the Pirates edged White Cloud 8-6 in a pre-district game at Manistee.
PENTWATER — The Division 4 #8-ranked Brethren Bobcats were too much for Pentwater Thursday in a de facto West Michigan D League championship doubleheader. The visitors won tight games in both matchups, 3-0 and 3-2, handing tough-luck defeats to Falcon senior Glenn Miller in both games. The l…