Friday, May 10, 2013
Make sure your favorite sports teams are highlighted on White Lake-Highland Patch this season!
Whether it’s on the baseball diamond, at the soccer field or during a flag football game at a local park, spring sports are underway around White Lake and Highland, and we want to help share all the great moments and highlights with the community! Patch is looking for athletes, coaches, parents, booster club members and fans who are eager to show their team spirit on Hartland Patch. News about any team – from youth t-ball to middle and high school sports, recreational teams, adult leagues and more – it’s all welcome. Here's how you can share news about your sports team this spring: 1. Start a blog about your sports team : Share stats, recaps, photos and/or videos from the game in your own sports blog. Discuss the team, coaches and players …
Sunday, March 3, 2013
Milford High School's Noah Hosking finished in sixth place at the 2013 MHSAA Wrestling State Finals.
By Danna Castillo A brother and sister act were at the Palace of Auburn Hills this weekend. Hannah Hosking sang the National Anthem while her brother third ranked Noah Hosking wrestled in the MHSAA Wrestling Individual State Finals. The pride went both ways as Noah was beaming while his sister sang the National Anthem for thousands and she in turn was beaming as her brother pinned Lake Orion's, Paul Scott in 2:42, in his opening match. Hosking lost his second match 4-6 to Temperance Bedford's eighth ranked Adam Ortman, in what many were mumbling was a bad call which sent Hosking to the consolation rounds where he would pin ninth ranked Dylan Morantes of Westland John Glenn in 2:23 and #6 ranked Brian Darious in 1:49. Hosking then took on…
Monday, December 17, 2012
Girls from White Lake and Highland beat teams from Hartland and Howell to secure second place.
Monday, December 17, 2012
Our Huron Valley Predator 8th grade girls travel basketball team finished strong on Sunday with a commanding 31-18 victory over Hartland and a 41-14 win over Howell to earn second place in the SELCRA basketball conference. The 9 girls will now move to their respective middle school teams (White Lake Middle, Oak Valley and Muir) and compete against each other on the hardwood beginning in mid January. The team is evenly split between girls that will ultimately attend either Lakeland or Milford High. (Source: Mark Winter)
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Hartland's softball team upset Lakeland's Monday, winning the game 1-0.
For the second time in two seasons, Hartland upset Lakeland in a 1-0 win, handing the Eagles one of their first losses of the season. Both teams are strong and will likely see each other in the postseason.
Saturday, February 25, 2012
A recent survey of Michigan voters indicates the Tigers are the most popular professional sports team, but not among Democrats.
It's time to vote, White Lake. No, not in the presidential primary — we want to know, which professional sports team in Detroit is your favorite? A recent survey (PDF) of 560 Michigan voters questioned by Public Policy Polling of Raleigh, NC, between Feb. 10-12 indicates that the Tigers Major League Baseball team are the current favorite of all four major professional sports franchises in Metro Detroit. The Tigers edged the National Football League Lions, 29 percent to 27 percent, despite being the least favorite among black respondents. The poll has a margin of error of plus or minus 4.1 percent. Meanwhile, Republicans who were questioned preferred the Tigers (36 percent) over the Lions (27 percent), while Democrats pick the Lions over …
Monday, June 27, 2011
The travel softball program is considered a big reason for high school softball successes in the area.
These days having a successful softball program often requires a strong feeder program at the younger ages, but the Michigan Outlaws, a travel softball program for girls ages 8-18 is about more than winning on the field. Since it was reinstated in 2003, after a short hiatus, the Outlaws has helped to train and teach girls not only the fundamentals of the sport but discipline. And all of the players have fun. The Outlaws practice throughout the year, and the relationship with Lakeland head coach Joe Alsup allows them to use the high school facilities. Cold weather months can see various Outlaw teams using one of the two Lakeland gymnasiums where batting cages and fielding drills are set up. The Outlaws also host tournaments throughout …