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Unbeaten Vikings conquer Royal men

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31st December

The Blissfield men’s basketball squad faced a tall order in its matchup against the LCAA rival Dundee Vikings Friday, Dec. 21.

Blissfield fell to the visiting Vikings 81-45 in the game.

For Chad Hutchinson’s complete story, please see the Jan. 2, 2013, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2013, River Raisin Publications, Inc.


Royals wrestlers second at Sand Creek

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31st December

By Chad Hutchinson

The Blissfield varsity wrestling squad went 4-1 at the Sand Creek Tournament Dec. 22, and finished second overall in the tournament.

The Royal rumblers were led by Cavin Beckey in the 125-pound class and Dan Barta in the 130-pound class who went undefeated in the tournament to finish a flawless 5-0 on the day.

Copyright 2013, River Raisin Publications, Inc. For home delivery to give you the complete story for this event and others, just call The Advance, 517-486-2400.


BD women prevail over Bobcats

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31st December

Both teams struggled with their shooting, but it was the determination of Britton Deerfield that kept them undefeated as the Patriots beat the Bobcats 51-36 Dec. 21.

For the complete story, please see the Jan. 2, 2013, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2013, River Raisin Publications.



Royal women extend perfect season to 7-0

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31st December

By Chad Hutchinson

The Blissfield Lady Royals’ hoops squad extended its perfect record to 7-0 Friday, Dec. 21, with a 49-37 over the LCAA rival Dundee Lady Vikings.

For the complete story, please see the Jan. 2, 2013, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2013, River Raisin Publications, Inc.



Madison dashes Lady Patriots’ holiday dreams

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28th December

Madison basketball players got their post-Christmas wish with a 43-30 win over the Britton Deerfield Lady Patriots in the Friday, Dec. 28, finals of the Siena Heights University Holiday Tournament.

For Chad Hutchinson’s photos and story, please see the Jan. 9, 2013, edition of The Advance. Copyright 2012-13, River Raisin Publications, Inc.


Whiteford men upend Emmanuel Christian

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26th December

By Chad Hutchinson

Emmanuel Christian proved to be no match for the host Whiteford Bobcats Tuesday, Dec. 18. The Bobcats defeated Emmanuel Christian handily 74-47.

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



Lady Patriots still perfect by beating Whiteford; Bobcat men defeat BD

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26th December

 

The Whiteford Bobcats defeated the Patriot men 79-38 last Friday, Dec. 21.

The Lady Patriots remain unbeaten after they defeated Whiteford 51-36 in the final game before the holiday break.
For Melissa Burnor’s complete story, please see the Jan. 2, 2013, edition of The Advance.


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.