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Free meals available April 22

Posted on April 15th, by Marcia Loader in News, Sports. Comments Off

Blissfield Presbyterian Church will again be provide meals at no cost to participants on Tuesday, April 22. It will be a hamburger gravy, mashed potatoes, corn, and applesauce carry-out meal.  Meals can be picked up at Catering by Liz between 5-6 p.m. on that day or delivery is available.  To request meals please call 486-4738 any time prior to noon on meal day. 

 


April 15 track meets postponed

Posted on April 15th, by Marcia Loader in News, Sports. Comments Off

Area track teams will not compete today as the area awoke to a blanket of snow. The Dundee meet, where Blissfield was to compete, has been postponed to May 1. The Britton Deerfield meet at Britton will be run on Thursday. At this time it is not known whether Whiteford will run at Britton Deerfield on Thursday as they already had a track meet scheduled that day at Lenawee Christian High School. Please check back this afternoon for updated information.


BASEBALL & SOFTBALL: April 9 edition

Posted on April 8th, by Marcia Loader in Sports. Comments Off

BASEBALL ACTION

In TCC baseball action, the Whiteford Bobcats held on for a 3-2 victory over rival Madison last Wednesday.

The Britton Deerfield Patriots were defeated 8-0 by Summerfield.

SOFTBALL ACTION

The Lady Bobcats of Whiteford opened up the softball season winning a double-header against Madison.

For the complete story on the Lady Bobcats’ start to the season, please see the April 9, edition of The Advance.


TRACK: Blissfield and Whiteford; April 9 edition

Posted on April 8th, by Marcia Loader in Sports. Comments Off

Blissfield and Whiteford men and women competed at a four-way meet April 1 to begin the outdoor track season. Blissfield women dominated the day overall, however Miranda Johnson from Whiteford was the top individual with three first-place finishes and a team victory as part of the winning 4 x 100 meter Bobcat relay team.

Blissfield women won the meet 90-28 over Whiteford. In team scoring for all four teams in the meet, the Lady Royals came out on top. Blissfield had 71, Summerfield 57, Lenawee Christian 24 and Whiteford 22 points.

The Blissfield men’s track team finished second overall at the Summerfield four-way meet April 1.  Summerfield, last year’s Division 4 regional team champion was first with 90 points, Blissfield second with 38 and Lenawee Christian and Whiteford each had 24 points.

For the complete story and photos on this and other track … Read More »


Whiteford cancels games

Posted on March 27th, by Marcia Loader in Sports. Comments Off

Whiteford High School has cancelled both baseball and softball games scheduled for March 28 against Erie-Mason and March 31 against Morenci due to poor field conditions. As of this time no make-up games have been scheduled.


Detroit Consortium tames Bobcats in Regional final

Posted on March 12th, by Marcia Loader in News, Sports. Comments Off

The Whiteford Bobcats, after defeating Clinton in the Regional semifinal Monday, found themselves against Detroit Consortium for the Regional crown Wednesday, March 12, and falling by a score of 91-61.

For photos and the rest of the story, please see the March 19, 2014, edition of The Advance. For the stories on their District title win and their regional semifinal win, please see this week’s Advance, on newsstands now.


1:30 p.m. March 12: Bobcat Regional final still on

Posted on March 12th, by Marcia Loader in News, Sports. Comments Off

As of 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, the Regional final between the Whiteford Bobcat men and Detroit Consortium at Clinton High School is still on, according to Bobcat coach Jim Ross.

The Advance will advise here at www.blissfieldadvance.com if we learn of a change in plans.

 


Blissfield Middle School basketball cancelled today

Posted on March 12th, by Marcia Loader in Sports. Comments Off

The Blissfield Middle School basketball game vs. Ida for today (Wednesday, March 12) has been cancelled due to weather.


Lady Royals’ journey ends at quarterfinal

Posted on March 11th, by Marcia Loader in News, Sports. Comments Off

The mighty Lady Royals ended a spectacular basketball season where they reigned at number-one in the state for Class C for weeks, won their District and Region, but fell Tuesday night 50-47 to Grosse Pointe University Liggett.

It was a tight game all night for the quarterfinal game at Whitmore Lake. First quarter, the Royals trailed by two at 11-9; at the Blissfield was down by one at 20-19. But at the end of the third quarter, the Royals were on top 34-33.

Please see the March 19, 2014, edition of The Advance to read about this game, but don’t miss the story of the Royals’ stellar regional win in the March 12, 2014, edition on newsstands now!


Whiteford men win first round of regionals

Posted on March 10th, by Marcia Loader in News, Sports. Comments Off

After a tough first half that found Whiteford leading Clinton by five, the Bobcats blew it wide open in the second half to defeat the Redskins on their own court in the first round of regionals by a score of 82-48.

Whiteford had claimed the District title by defeating Erie-Mason on its home floor by a score of 61-51 Friday night.

For the complete stories on these games, please see the March 12, 2015, edition of The Advance, on newsstands Tuesday!