Discussing the games we covered this past week, previewing No. 1 Westwood vs. No. 4 Negaunee

1/17/2019 | Podcast | By Staff


Esky, Westwood using summer camps to mesh new rosters

7/11/2019 | Feature | By Eden Laase

If you wander into a high school gym at any point in the summer and happen upon a team camp game, be warned: This will probably be the worst basketball you see all year. You’ll see turnovers, messed up offensive sets, missed layups, miscommunications on defense and a plethora of other miscues.  Summer basketball is messy and chaotic, but it...

The Way-Too-Early rankings: Division 4 girls

7/10/2019 | Column | By Bryce Derouin

The Division 4 UP champion may have been decided this summer when the MHSAA released its division classifications for girls basketball. With St. Ignace earning a Division 4 designation, the Division 3 schools in the UP could let out a sigh of relief knowing they won’t have to deal with the defending Division 4 state runner-ups this next season, while...

The Way-Too-Early rankings: Division 4 boys

6/27/2019 | Column | By Bryce Derouin

As far back as I can remember visiting ESPN.com and other sports websites, I always found myself intrigued by the novelty of a “Way-Too-Early Top 25 Rankings” story for college football or basketball. It would be the morning after the national title game, and sure enough, a staff writer would have a story up ranking the top 25 teams for...