Pentwater played a close, competitive game against district top seed North Muskegon Tuesday night, but came up short in a 3-0 game to end its season.
BIG RAPIDS — Shelby’s district defense came to a surprisingly early end Tuesday night, as the Big Rapids Cardinals scored a dramatic 2-1 overtime win to upset the defending district champion and top seed Tigers.
BIG RAPIDS — Hart made a valiant charge in the final minutes of Tuesday’s district semifinal game against Manistee, but it fell short, and the Pirates’ season ended with a tough 2-1 defeat.
Pentwater knocked off Muskegon Catholic Thursday night in pre-district action, 2-1, avenging a regular-season loss to the Crusaders.
MANISTEE — Pentwater defeated the Manistee JV Tuesday night in its final tune-up before the district tournament, 4-2.
MONTAGUE — Moral victories don’t count on the ledger, but if they did, Pentwater definitely would’ve earned one for its effort Monday in a 4-3 loss against Montague.
MUSKEGON — Pentwater filled a hole in its schedule with a matchup at Oakridge Thursday. The Falcons played hard against the much larger Eagles' roster, but dropped an 8-0 decision in the game.
HART — It wasn’t easy, but the Shelby Tigers completed their perfect West Michigan Conference season Tuesday night, fighting off an impressive challenge from archrival Hart to pick up a 2-1 victory.
MONTAGUE — Despite getting on the board first, Hart lost a hard-fought game to Montague Tuesday, 3-2.
SHELBY — Shelby has waited over two decades to be outright West Michigan Conference champions, but Tuesday, the Tigers took their most important step yet to ending that drought.