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Hudson bowlers top BHS

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26th December

The Blissfield men’s and women’s bowling teams suffered defeat at the hands of Hudson Wednesday, Dec. 19. The men lost 28-2, while the women were defeated 22-8.

For the complete story, please see The Advance, Dec. 26 edition. Copyright 2012, RRP, Inc.


Whiteford women win third in a row

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26th December

The Whiteford women’s basketball team won its third game in a row by defeating Dundee 42-38 Monday night, Dec. 17.

For the complete story, please see the Dec. 26, 2012, edition of The Advance.


Royal women go into Christmas break at 7-0

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26th December

By Chad Hutchinson

The Blissfield women’s varsity basketball team goes into the holiday break 7-0 after defeating Dundee 49-37 Friday, Dec. 21. Claire Denecker put up double-digit points, rebounds and blocks for her first triple-double of the season.

Earlier in the week, they crushed the LCAA rival Hudson Lady Tigers 51-8 Tuesday , Dec. 18.

The squad stands 3-0 in the LCAA.

For the complete story on the Hudson game, please see the Dec. 26, 2012, edition of The Advance. For the story from the Dundee game, please see the Jan. 2, 2013, edition. Copyright 2012, River Raisin Publications, Inc.

 


Royal men defeat Tigers, fall to Dundee

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26th December

The Blissfield men’s varsity hoops squad posted their second straight win of the season with a 78-68 victory over the LCAA rival Hudson Tigers at home Dec. 18.

The Blissfield JV basketball squad posted a 55-28 victory over Hudson.

On Friday, Dec. 21, the Royal men lost to Dundee at home 81-45.

For Chad Hutchinson’s full story on the Hudson game, please see the Dec. 26, 2012, edition of The Advance. For the Dundee game, see the Jan. 2, 2013, edition. Copyright RRP, Inc., 2012.


Royal cheer defeats Hudson

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26th December

By Chad Hutchinson

The Blissfield varsity competitive cheer squad headed to the Columbia Central Invitational Wednesday, Dec. 19, where the Lady Royals placed fourth out of five teams.

The highlight of the night for the Lady Royals was their first-ever victory over Hudson since head coach Amber Spotts has taken over the program.

The Blissfield Jamboree has been moved from Jan. 9 to Thursday, Jan. 10.

For the complete story, please see the Dec. 26, 2012, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2012, River Raisin Publications, Inc.


BHS wrestlers 1-1 at E-M Quad

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26th December

By Chad Hutchinson

The Blissfield varsity wrestling squad went 1-1 at the Erie-Mason Q

uad meet Wednesday. The Royal rumblers defeated the host Eagles 45-30 followed by a tough defeat at the hands of a deep Dundee Vikings squad 74-6.

Copyright 2012, River Raisin Publications, Inc. For the complete story, please see the Dec. 26, 2012, edition of The Advance. More photos on our Photo Galleries.

 



Sports year 2012 revisited

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26th December

The thrill and camaraderie that come with athletics is something that can never be duplicated and will always be held as cherished memories.

Those memories may consist of the glory of victory, or the disappointment of defeat. The year 2012 was filled with district, state, and conference championships, broken records, career milestones and memories that will last for lifetimes.

For Chad Hutchinson’s review of the year in sports for Blissfield, Britton Deerfield and Whiteford athletics, please see the Dec. 26, 2012, edition of The ADVANCE, which also features a full-color year-in-sports collage.


Royal men down Ida for season’s first win

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18th December

By Chad Hutchinson

The Blissfield men’s varsity basketball squad members have found themselves confronted with a challenging start to their 2012 season, suffering three straight losses, including a 61-27 loss to Albion Tuesday, Dec. 14.

But the Royals hit the hardwood on Friday night, Dec. 14, looking to right the ship against LCAA rival Ida. Blissfield jumped out to a 32-16 halftime lead that they wouldn’t relinquish as they held on secure their first victory of the season 61-51 over the Bluestreaks.

For the complete story, please see the Dec. 19, 2012, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2012, River Raisin Publications, Inc.

lissfield’s Jacob Kopka drives the lane before dishing the ball to a teammate for an easy layup against Ida. Copyright 2012, River Raisin Publications, Inc. Photo by Chad Hutchinson.



Royal women bowlers win first outing

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18th December

By Chad Hutchinson

The Blissfield men’s and women’s varsity bowling squads opened their first official season as a Royal varsity sport against the Onsted Wildcats Friday, Dec. 14.

The women were victorious, as they rolled their was to a 17-13 victory, while the men were defeated 27-3.

For the complete story on the inaugural competition for the Blissfield High School bowlers, please see the Dec. 19, 2012, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2012, River Raisin Publications, Inc.


Lake leads Bobcats to pair of TCC wins

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18th December

Colin Lake nailed a three-point shot with four seconds left on the clock to help the Whiteford Bobcats men’s basketball team secure a league-opening victory over TCC foe Summerfield, Tuesday , Dec. 11, with a score of 51-48.

The Bobcats furthered their winning ways Friday evening, Dec. 14, defeating Whitmore Lake 72-46.

For the complete stories on these games and Colin Lake’s outstanding offensive performances, please see the Dec. 19, 2012, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2012, River Raisin Publications, Inc.