- Saturday, September 14, 2013
Dennis Chase: Kicker becomes unlikely hero
Zach Gloshen might be the most popular guy on the west side of town today.Continued ...
- Wednesday, August 14, 2013
James Cook: McDougall, Hunt reunite in New Mexico
Traverse City Beach Bums hitting coach Shannon Hunt left the team two months ago. Now he’s taking a little bit of Traverse City with him.Continued ...
- Monday, August 5, 2013
Chris Dobrowolski: Bums division lead is far from safe
There are five weeks to go in the Frontier League's regular season, and if you're feeling comfortable about the Beach Bums two-game lead over Southern Illinois in the East Division, you have a tad more faith than I do.Continued ...
- Friday, July 26, 2013
Chris Dobrowolski: PEDS most likely here to stay
If former Price Is Right announcer Rod Roddy was still alive I could just hear him now: “Ryan Braun, come on down. You’re the latest athlete to be implicated for using performance-enhancing drugs!”Continued ...
- Monday, April 1, 2013
James Cook: Who will Lions take at No. 5?
The great debate on sports message boards throughout the state has been divisive, bitter and stark.Continued ...
- Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Dennis Chase: Only Mother Nature can slow Bellaire
Stan Sexton likes to say his Bellaire Eagles ended the regular season 19-1. "We won 19 and Mother Nature won one," he said, laughing. "But she beat up on a number of teams this winter."Continued ...
- Monday, March 4, 2013
James Cook: Day of sports ends with clunker
If you're a sports fan — and if you're reading this, it's likely you are — Sunday was likely a great day.Continued ...
- Monday, February 11, 2013
James Cook: Complaint over mascots misguided
Forest Area Schools does it right. The Michigan Department of Civil Rights doesn't.Continued ...
- Thursday, January 24, 2013
Dennis Chase: Manville has young Panther team rolling
When you call Reggie Manville and ask if he has a couple minutes, he responds, "I'm retired."Continued ...
- Monday, January 14, 2013
Dennis Chase: Time for U-D to make move?
Maybe it's time to call on Dick Vitale.Continued ...
- Monday, January 7, 2013
James Cook: NHL not only place to see good hockey
Want to see some good hockey for cheap while waiting for the NHL to finally start? Plan on being in Traverse City this weekend.Continued ...
- Sunday, December 23, 2012
- Dennis Chase: This is not like the old days for the Tigers
- Monday, December 17, 2012
James Cook: Lions won't overreact with changes
You'd think there will be a lot of turnover with the Detroit Lions next season. Think again.Continued ...
- Monday, November 26, 2012
James Cook: Schwartz should know better
You'd figure an NFL coach would know the rules. But you'd also figure the NFL would make sensible rules. Wrong on both accounts.Continued ...
- Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Dennis Chase: Smart decision for Bellaire
For Bellaire, it was a matter of survival.Continued ...
- Thursday, September 27, 2012
James Cook: West-Central game a special one
When Traverse City Central and Traverse City West tangle, there's often the "you can throw the records out" phrase tossed out there.Continued ...
- Thursday, September 6, 2012
Mike Eckert: Not much of a home advantage
Kingsley resident Larry Smith was at Wuerfel Park early on Wednesday.Continued ...
- Tuesday, August 7, 2012
James Cook: Lions need to stay out of jail
The Detroit Lions could be pretty good this year.Continued ...
- Saturday, July 7, 2012
James Cook: Wings in unfamiliar offseason spot
It's interesting that of all the major Detroit pro franchises, the Red Wings are suddenly the ones that people have concerns about.Continued ...
- Tuesday, May 1, 2012
James Cook: Lions' pick of receiver makes long-run sense
The NFL Draft's second round is four days past us, and a lot of die-hard Detroit Lions fans have been foaming at the mouth. Why a wide receiver?Continued ...
- Friday, April 27, 2012
Dennis Chase: Reiff a good value at 23
Considering how defensive players flew off the board, the Lions filled their biggest need on offense with Iowa offensive tackle Riley Reiff.Continued ...
James Cook: Linemen fell to Detroit
Riley Reiff or David DeCastro? Martin Mayhew couldn't go wrong with either lineman that fell into their laps after a run on defensive linemen.Continued ...
- Thursday, March 29, 2012
Bob Gwizdz: Bluegills already hitting
Today the Record-Eagle introduces a weekly column by veteran writer and outdoorsman Bob Gwizdz.Continued ...
- Sunday, March 25, 2012
Dennis Chase: Remarkable seasons for teams
Traverse City St. Francis coach Keith Haske was passing Flint Beecher coach Mike Williams and his players in the media room Saturday afternoon when he paused to congratulate them.Continued ...
- Thursday, March 15, 2012
Dennis Chase: Defense leads Glads to title
Keith Haske had just led his St. Francis Gladiators to a Class C basketball regional championship Wednesday night and he was savoring the moment afterwards with well wishers. He was talking about his team's character, his team's defense, and football.Continued ...