National Sports News
Fall seemingly is always our best prep sports season here in the tri-county area, and we’re guessing that may be the case again during the 2018-19 school year.
By David Troppens
Lake Fenton’s varsity boys soccer team couldn’t complain with how its Division 3 regional semifinal contest began at Chesaning High School, Tuesday.
Durand — District titles aren’t supposed to come easy.
Fenton — Thursday’s district final contest between the Fenton varsity boys soccer team and Linden had all the drama one would expect.
Fenton — It’s a Fenton-Linden district final in soccer later today at Fenton High School.
If the Linden Eagles want a shot at a Division 2 boys district title later this week, Linden will have to beat the team its coach led to a state championship in 1996 to do so.
When the Division 2 boys soccer Fenton district tournament starts next week, the teams in the tournament will be pretty familiar with each other.
Lake Fenton — Not really being a part of a league this season, it was hard for the Lake Fenton varsity boys soccer team to have any serious championship goals during the regular season.
The Linden varsity boys soccer team’s Metro League championship chances came to a halt on Monday.
With just two more playing dates remaining in the Metro League varsity boys soccer season, and just one more game remaining for the Fenton Tigers, the championship scenario is pretty easy to figure out after Monday’s contests.
Fenton — Wins are nice. The possibility of winning a Metro League title is nice, and so is being ranked fifth in Division 2.
Two days after losing a tight 2-1 contest against Fenton, the Linden varsity boys soccer team apparently were looking for some revenge against Kearsley.
Soccer is a funny game at times.
Linden — The Fenton varsity boys soccer team is a tough squad to compete against.
The Flint Metro League boys soccer season is near its midpoint and two area rivals find themselves tied atop the standings three games into the championship race.
Holly — Jay Reynolds was still looking for his first win as Holly’s varsity boys soccer coach entering Monday’s road contest at Owosso.
It appears the Linden varsity boys soccer team is putting together some strong play when it matters the most — during the Metro League season. The Eagles improved to 2-0 in Metro play with a 5-0 home victory against the Clio Mustangs on Monday.
It was a slow start for the third-ranked Fenton varsity boys soccer team against Kearsley on Monday.
The Brandon varsity boys soccer team has earned at least a co-Metro League title in each of the last three seasons, sharing the championship with Fenton in 2016.
Holly — Jay Reynolds already has some experience when it comes to coaching Holly athletes.
Fenton — Nick Cairnduff said he has a special nickname on the Fenton varsity boys soccer team.
With losses, teams can learn lessons, even if that loss is to a big rival.
What was a tight opening half against Davison on Monday ended up being a blow out in the second half.
It doesn’t matter if the Linden varsity boys soccer team wins or loses, it seems goals are the name of the game on the new turf on the school’s football field.
Lake Fenton — Cameron McCall loves the defense in front of him during Lake Fenton varsity boys soccer games.
Linden varsity boys soccer coach Kevin Fiebernitz knew he had some talented players a year ago.
In some ways it felt like Margaret Berry was on the Fenton varsity girls soccer team for more than four seasons.
Sophie Bubnar earned some bragging rights against her older sister, Amanda.
In today’s prep sports world, many teams like to emphasize family.
Ortonville — Margaret Berry has seen some great times with the Fenton varsity girls soccer team.
Ortonville — Make it three wins in three tries for the Fenton varsity girls soccer team against their area rivals, Linden, for the 2018 season.
Holly — Just one more chance against Fenton — that’s what Erica Breitling and the Linden varsity girls soccer team wanted to earn on Tuesday when the Eagles faced the Holly Bronchos in Division 2 district action.
It seems every season there is going to be three Fenton-Linden varsity girls soccer match-ups.
If the Holly varsity baseball team was looking for a positive experience prior to the start of districts, the Bronchos may have gotten just what they needed against Byron.
The Linden varsity girls soccer team had a young squad this spring.
It was rainy.
Lake Fenton — The Lake Fenton varsity girls soccer team has proven it’s a strong team.
Fenton — The Fenton varsity girls soccer team needed a victory to lock up the Metro League championship Monday night, but for a good chunk of the first half, it didn’t look like that was going to happen.
Holly — A battle of rivals will usually bring together a pretty entertaining game.
When anyone talks to someone on the Fenton varsity boys soccer team, it won’t be long before the word ‘brothership’ comes up.
Kevin Fiebernitz almost didn’t return the phone call.
Goodrich — Fenton did everything you’d expect a team should do in order to win a boys soccer district championship game on Saturday against Goodrich at Goodrich High School.
Goodrich — To say the least, it was a tough start to the season for the Fenton varsity boys soccer team.
Goodrich - The Holly Bronchos knew they had to have a change.
Fenton – Kevin Pojer is from Italy.