Kalamazoo Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Kalamazoo, MI
  • Wednesday | via MLive.com 

    Loy Norrix 1, Portage Northern 0: Grace Labadie's la...

    Loy Norrix's girls soccer team didn't have its best offensive performance Wednesday night against Portage Northern, but it ultimately didn't matter. Loy Norrix, who struggled to finish the few quality scoring opportunities it created, finally broke through on a goal by Grace Labadie with 4:40 remaining in the game and the Knights held on to win, 1-0.

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  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via MLive.com 

    Vicksburg girls soccer weekly roundup. Bulldogs doin...

    Vicksburg girls soccer coach Mike Moldovan admits the team is a little behind where he would like them to be after a 3-1 loss to Stevensville Lakeshore and a 4-1 loss to Kalamazoo Central this week. "The competition is getting better," Moldovan said.

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  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via MLive.com 

    After back-to-back winning seasons, Loy Norrix girls...

    Loy Norrix girls soccer coach John McKenzie knows the Knights' program isn't one filled with a tradition of winning and he doesn't shy away from the topic. But McKenzie, in his seventh year coaching the Knights, also doesn't hesitate to discuss the exciting potential of this year's group.

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  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via MLive.com 

    Triple double: Loy Norrix's three sets of twins prov...

    And when it comes to teamwork, it doesn't get much better than twins - that is, unless there is more than one set of twins. For Loy Norrix's girls soccer team , things can get pretty weird considering more than half of the Knights' starting lineup is comprised of their astounding three sets of twins.

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  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via MLive.com 

    Pasta parties, scavenger hunts and more apart of Ins...

    Loy Norrix girls soccer coach John McKenzie isn't like most coaches and his group of Knights this year aren't afraid to admit they're a bit different than the norm. "When they're not screwing around is when I actually worry about them," McKenzie said.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via MLive.com 

    Parma Western athletic director Jason Porter named n...

    The Kalamazoo native and current Parma Western athletic director has been hired as the new varsity football coach at Kalamazoo Loy Norrix . "I'm back where things kind of started for me," said Porter, who will also be a physical education teacher.

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  • Monday Apr 20 | via MLive.com 

    Kalamazoo Central baseball off to 'disappointing' st...

    After 10 straight games on the road, Kalamazoo Central baseball looks to find their groove with six consecutive home games this week. "Right now, at this point, everyone is disappointed," Spada said of their 2-8 start.

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  • Friday Apr 17 | via MLive.com 

    Loy Norrix's girls soccer secures April 20-24 Kalama...

    In the April 20-24 poll, Loy Norrix's girls soccer team finished on top with an impressive 3,141 votes. Portage Central's girls tennis team put up a fight, but the Mustangs finished in second with 2,153 votes.

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  • Friday Apr 17 | via MLive.com 

    Former Kalamzoo Central girls basketball coach Dan T...

    Years before leading the Kalamazoo Central girls basketball team to a 58-33 record, back-to-back district titles, and his best season with the Maroon Giants, former head coach Dan Thornton coached eighth graders at St. Augustine Cathedral School in downtown Kalamazoo. "I just think back on those times and how things have gone since then," Thornton told the Kalamazoo Gazette minutes before he addressed the Kalamazoo Public Schools Board of Education Thursday.

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  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via MLive.com 

    Timeline of Kalamazoo Central girls basketball coach...

    Former Kalamazoo Central girls basketball coach Dan Thornton felt terrified and alarmed after a meeting with Johnny Edwards and Valerie Boggan. Edwards, director of secondary education for Kalamazoo Public Schools, and Boggan, Kalamazoo Central's principal, met with Thornton on April 6 to discuss "some areas of concern."

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  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via MLive.com 

    Vicksburg girls soccer looks forward to getting outside

    Last year, the Bulldogs finished third in their district after coming up short against a strong Stevensville Lakeshore team in the semifinal. "The Loy Norrix Game was not a good one," Moldovan said.

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  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via MLive.com 

    With perfect team chemistry, Mattawan girls tennis l...

    With a team that meshes extremely well, Mattawan girls tennis is looking to have a great year. After a rocky start at the Okemos Invite, the team beat Kalamazoo Loy Norrix on April 14 and Niles on April 15 by scores of 8-0.

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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)