The Muskegon Risers announced Tuesday that they have promoted Debbie Pekel to head coach of the women's arena soccer team, which begins its 2022 season in January. Her contract will run through the 2025 arena season.
In Whitehall High School’s search for a new athletic director, familiarity with the West Michigan Conference certainly was not a stated criterion, but with the league facing drastic changes after next year, it couldn’t have hurt Brian Beebe’s case to have some when his resume crossed decisio…
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After nearly 35 years at Whitehall in various roles, Greg Russell has decided now is the time to retire, leaving the athletic director position. He will continue with the school in a part-time role this year to aid in the transition to his replacement, Brian Beebe, who was previously athleti…
Unsurprisingly, given how successful they all were, the Whitehall, Montague and Reeths-Puffer wrestling teams were heavily represented on the all-league rosters for 2021. A total of 16 wrestlers made the first team in their league, with 15 more earning honorable mention.
Whitehall senior-to-be Kyleigh Martin is a shortstop. It’s her favorite position, and it’s her best position. In fact, Vikings’ coach Denis Koegel said in conversations with his predecessor Dave Goodrich, Goodrich has said Martin could be the best shortstop he’s ever seen — especially notabl…
As it did when it hired Justin Dennett as football coach, Montague is turning to a first-time varsity head coach to lead one of its most successful programs.
The Michigan High School Athletic Association is accepting registrations online or by mail for game officials for the 2021-22 school year.
Montague’s football program will host a golf scramble at Old Channel Trail Golf Course Aug. 7 to raise funds. Scheduled shotgun start is at 9 a.m., with registration beginning at 8.
Winning conference titles leads to postseason hardware, and the Montague Wildcats were the beneficiaries of that this year, with three all-West Michigan Conference first team picks and an honorable mention after winning a share of the league.