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Men’s basketball: Dec. 25, 2013, edition

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23rd December

BLISSFIELD

The Blissfield varsity basketball squad split a pair of contests last week with a 69-36 victory over the Hudson Tigers, followed by a 68-52 fall to the Dundee Vikings. The Royals’ record now stands at 2-2 overall and 1-1 in the LCAA.

BRITTON DEERFIELD

It wasn’t pretty, but the Britton Deerfield Patriots beat the Clinton Redskins 44-41 for the first time since the 2011-12 season.

Whiteford men’s basketball team improved to 2-1 with the opening night of league play Dec. 17. The Bobcats won 59-53 over Tri County Conference rival Summerfield.



Women’s basketball: Dec. 25, 2013, edition

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23rd December

BLISSFIELD

The Blissfield women’s varsity basketball team has continued to steam roll over the competition as they extended their season record to 6-0 and 2-0 in the LCAA. The Lady Royals cruised to a pair of road wins last week as they defeated Hudson 74-25 Dec. 17 and Dundee 58-8 Dec. 20.

WHITEFORD

The Whiteford varsity women’s basketball team remained undefeated in the Tri-County Conference by defeating Summerfield Dec. 17 53-35.

BRITTON DEERFIELD

The Britton Deerfield Lady Patriots move to 5-0 with a league win over Clinton 54-23.

For the complete stories on these games and teams, please see the Dec. 25, 2013, edition of The Advance.



Cheer season begins

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23rd December

The Blissfield varsity competitive cheer squad has hit the mat to open the season with four competitions thus far. The Royals took second place at the Grass Lake Invitational Dec. 7 and Onsted Invitational Dec. 14. Blissfield finished in fifth place at the Ida Jamboree Dec. 12 and at its host tournament Dec. 18.



WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Whiteford vs AA Green Hills

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11th December

The Bobcat women’s basketball team finished out their week with a bounce-back win at home over Ann Arbor Green Hills 58-44 last Friday, Dec. 6.

For more, please pick up the Dec. 11, 2013, edition of The Advance.

 


MEN’S BASKETBALL: Blissfield at Whiteford

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11th December

The men’s basketball season began Tuesday, Dec. 10, for Whitef0rd and Blissfield as the Bobcats hosted the Royals and claimed a 74-52 victory.

For the complete story, please see the Dec. 18, 2013, edition of The Advance.


WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Blissfield vs Clinton

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11th December

The Lady Royals finished the week in basketball with a 64-19 route of the Clinton Redskins on the road last Friday, Dec 6.

For the complete story, as well as the Whiteford game, please see the Dec. 11, 2013, edition of The Advance.


WRESTLING: Blissfield Invitational

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11th December

The Blissfield wrestling team started its season out with some great individual performances on the mat Saturday at the 13th annual Blissfield Invitational. As a team, the Royals finished in fourth place with 136.5 points.

For the complete story, please see the Dec. 11, 2013, edition of The Advance.


WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Britton Deerfield defeats Dundee

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5th December

The Britton Deerfield Patriot women’s basketball team rolled to an easy victory over Dundee Thursday, Dec. 5, by a score of 53-18.

Please see the full story in the Dec. 11, 2013, edition of The Advance. The Dec. 11 edition will include the annual Winter Sports Preview featuring the winter athletic teams from Blissfield, Britton Deerfield and Whiteford.


WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: BHS bests WHS; BD defeats state runner-up

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4th December

Women’s basketball action got started in The Advance coverage area Tuesday, Dec. 3, with positive results for the local teams.

The Lady Royals of Blissfield defeated the Whiteford Bobcats 50-30.

Meanwhile, the Britton Deerfield women’s basketball team kicked off their season with a 35-34 win over last  year’s state runner-up Waterford Our Lady of the Lakes 35-34.

For complete sports results on these games and more winter sports competition, please see the Dec. 11, 2013, edition of The Advance.

 


Hot-Cha-Cha 5K Mug Run, Wassail Festival Dec. 13 in Blissfield

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27th November

Runners are invited to enjoy the Blissfield Village Christmas decorations and warm up with a hot beverage after the Second Annual Hot-Cha-Cha 5K Mug Run Friday, Dec. 13.

The new event was added to Blissfield Village’s Wassail Festival last year and this year will occur on Friday, Dec. 13. The Hot-Cha-Cha 5K Mug Run will take off from the beautifully decorated downtown, wind through the village neighborhoods, then end up back downtown for either hot wassail or hot chocolate.

The Wassail Fest is presented by Blissfield Rotary and hosted by Blissfield DDA/Main Street Program. The Hot-Cha-Cha 5K Mug Run aspect is sponsored by the Miss River Raisin Festival Scholarship Program and co-sponsored by Blissfield Coney Island and Borchardt Brothers Market.

The runners will actually receive a mug that will enter them into the Wassail Festival’s tour of sites in downtown businesses where competing … Read More »