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Hammertown or bust

Hammertown or bust

Garrett Toombs, 25, is a quiet, polite, determined and intelligent young man. Oh, and he likes to go fast, just as fast as whatever he is driving at the time can go. His father, Glenn, says, “Garrett has always had a very real need for speed.” Garrett was riding...

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Record setting year ends

Record setting year ends

Spartans, Country Day battle to the finish in quarters, 45-40 IMLAY CITY — Imlay City pushed Detroit Country Day to the limit, only to drop a 45-40 verdict in a Division 2 girls’ quarterfinal basketball game Monday night. Ortonville-Brandon High School is where the...

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Imlay City wins first-ever regional

Imlay City wins first-ever regional

  IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City girls’ basketball team earned their first-ever Division 2 regional championship, accomplishing the feat with a 42-35 triumph against Lutheran North in the title tilt it hosted last Wednesday night. With the outcome, Imlay City...

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Livingston vaults well at nationals

Livingston vaults well at nationals

  IMLAY CITY — Carly Livingston, an Imlay City High School graduate, registered a placewinning performance for the Grand Valley State University women’s track team at the NCAA Division II Indoor Championships recently. Her showing came on the second day of the...

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Rojas takes fourth at Div. 2 state finals

Rojas takes fourth at Div. 2 state finals

IMLAY CITY — Imlay City 125-pounder Cristian Rojas registered a fourth-place finish last Friday at the Division 2 individual state wrestling finals. Van Andel Arena, in Grand Rapids, served as the tournament venue. Rojas started things off with a 6-0 win against...

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Stanton, Dwyer  place at states

Stanton, Dwyer place at states

ALMONT — Almont 112-pounder Dallas Stanton claimed a third and 145-pounder Mathew Dwyer notched an eighth last Friday at the Division 3 individual state wrestling finals. Wings Event Center, in Kalamazoo, is where the matches were contested. Stanton (24-4) begin his...

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Frangedakis,  Tank, claim  all-state spot

Frangedakis, Tank, claim all-state spot

CAPAC — Capac 103-pounder Max Frangedakis obtained a second and 215-pounder Bryce Tank garnered a seventh last Saturday at the Division 3 individual state wrestling finals. Van Andel Arena, in Grand Rapids, is where the matches were contested. Frangedakis (19-4)...

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Rojas claims regional title

Rojas claims regional title

IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City wrestling team advanced one competitor to this Friday’s Division 2 individual state finals which will be hosted by Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids. He qualified on the strength of a top-four weight class showing at a regional last Saturday...

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Spartans repeat as champs

Spartans repeat as champs

Imlay wins district title against Almont, 56-33 IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City girls’ basketball team made it back to back years as Division 2 district champions, accomplishing the feat with a 56-33 triumph against Almont in the title tilt last Friday night. Yale High...

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Capac wins district title

Capac wins district title

  CAPAC — The Capac wrestling team earned a first-place finish at a Division 4 district hosted by Memphis High School last Wednesday. With the outcome, Capac (18-3) moves on to this Wednesday’s regional at Clinton. There the Chiefs will square off versus Mayville...

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