Kalamazoo Sports News

Kalamazoo Sports News

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  • 4 hrs ago | via MLive.com 

    Laaksonen's three goals ignite offense, advance Kala...

    The senior captain recorded three goals and one assist to lead Kalamazoo past Battle Creek Calhoun Christian 8-0, in the girls soccer district semi-finals at home. "We went in knowing this was a good team with very good players in the middle and up top," Allen said.

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  • Yesterday | via MLive.com 

    Mattawan 18, Kalamazoo Central 1: Wildcats overwhelm...

    In the first round of the districts Wednesday evening, Mattawan knocked off Kalamazoo Central, 18-1, in three innings. The Wildcats' bats started fast and they led 12-0 before Kalamazoo Central even recorded an out in the first inning.

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  • Yesterday | via MLive.com 

    Kalamazoo Christian uses powerful bats, stingy defen...

    The Kalamazoo Christian baseball team used a powerful offense and stingy defense to record a 26-0 shutout win over Marcellus Howardsville Christian in the Division 4 district opener on Wednesday. Patrick Koning recorded three RBIs, including a triple, to lead Kalamazoo Christian , while Jarod Corwin also added three RBIs on three hits.

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  • Yesterday | via MLive.com 

    Mattawan 2, Kalamazoo Central 1: Wildcats knock off ...

    For the third time this season, Mattawan walked off against the Maroon Giants with a 2-1 win. The Wildcats advance to Saturday's district semifinal against Loy Norrix.

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  • Wednesday | via MLive.com 

    Fans vote Gull Lake's Kirsten Taylor 'most feared'...

    Gull Lake's Kirsten Taylor may be in just her second season on varsity, but she has quickly developed a name for herself. The senior forward has become a point of emphasis for opposing defenses and Portage Central coach Tim Halloran said Gull Lake's offense "goes through Kirsten."

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  • Tuesday | via MLive.com 

    Kalamazoo Christian 12, Vermontville Maple Valley 0:...

    The Kalamazoo Christian girls soccer team started it's Division 4 tournament run in emphatic fashion, scoring 12 goals in the first half of Tuesday's district game, shutting out Vermontville Maple Valley in the process. "We were just connecting and things were going well," Kalamazoo Christian coach Jay Allen said.

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  • Tuesday May 26 | via MLive.com 

    Loy Norrix Labadie twins continuing family legacy, r...

    Down by the curb at the end of the driveway, Labadie saw two of his daughters, Jane and Grace Labadie , waddling around and they were undoubtedly up to no good. When Rich got closer, he watched the fraternal twins lick rainwater out of a puddle like "two little puppy dogs."

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  • Saturday May 23 | via MLive.com 

    Memorial Day 1945 was more bitter than sweet for Kal...

    But looking at the Kalamazoo Gazette from 70 years ago, it was clear America was somberly considering the cost of victory. "Millions of Americans heartsick over rows of fresh new graves on the battlefields of Europe and the Pacific Islands mourned the nation's war dead today," said the lead story in the May 30, 1945, Kalamazoo Gazette.

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  • Wednesday May 20 | via MLive.com 

    Donavan Williams wins 400 for Kalamazoo Central, Ken...

    While Kalamazoo Central could not overcome powerhouse East Kentwood in the Division 2 track and field regional at Grand haven, it still qualified three of its best athletes for states. Donavan Williams set a personal record in his 400-meter win for the Maroon Giants, while Kenny Jones finished second in the 100-meter to earn a qualifying spot.

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  • Saturday May 16 | via MLive.com 

    Kalamazoo Hackett girls track team wins D4 regional ...

    The Kalamazoo Hackett girls track team won the Division 4 regional championship at New Buffalo on Saturday, edging Eau Claire 125-114. Hackett qualified five individuals and three relays for the state finals on May 30 at Hudsonville, led by Maggie Smith .

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  • Saturday May 16 | via MLive.com 

    Kalamazoo Christian's Doug Hollett wins regional cha...

    Doug Hollett won three different regional championships at the Division 4 regional boys track meet at New Buffalo on Saturday, leading Kalamazoo Christian to a third-place finish. Despite not winning the regional, both Marcellus and Kalamazoo Christian qualified a handful of boys for the state finals on May 30 at Hudsonville.

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  • Tuesday May 12 | via MLive.com 

    Comstock baseball looking to repeat as district cham...

    All of last season, the Colts eyed a district championship for its group of seniors who had spent the previous two years rebuilding a struggling program stuck in the basement. Comstock finally got its "fitting finish" with a taste of success in 2014 as the Colts recorded their first winning season in at least three years, while also capturing an Division 3 district title.

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Kalamazoo High Schools

Comstock High School (2107 N 26th Street)
Edison Environmental Science Academy (924 Russell Street)
Kalamazoo Adult High School (714 S. Westnedge Avenue)
Kalamazoo Advantage Academy (121 W South Street)
Kalamazoo Central High School (2432 N Drake Road)