Sunday, October 21, 2012
Natalie Blazo won the individual state championship at the Division 3 girls golf finals on Saturday.
Natalie Blazo of Divine Child won the individual state championship at the Division 3 girls golf finals at Bedford Valley Golf Course in Battle Creek on Saturday, according to the MHSAA. Blazo shot a 76 in Saturday’s second round to clinch the state title. Combined with her opening round of 81, Blazo’s 36-hole total of 157 gave her a seven-stroke victory over Ayla Bogie of Clio and Cordelia Chan of Cranbrook. “My putting was great,” Blazo said in a report on the MHSAA’s Second Half website. “I made some long ones to save par.”
Saturday, June 16, 2012
Evan Bowser of Dearborn High School finished second at the Division 1 golf state championship at Grand Valley State on Saturday.
Evan Bowser of Dearborn High School placed second at the Division 1 golf state finals on Saturday. Bowser, playing at the Meadows at Grand Valley State, shot a 75 in Saturday's second round to end up with a two-day total of 145. He finished four strokes behind individual state champion Matt Garland of Battle Creek Lakeview. Bowser shot a 70 in Friday's first round.
Monday, October 10, 2011
One player and one team prepare for finals this week, while two of Dearborn's football teams look to secure their spots in the playoffs
Postseason play inches nearer for all fall sports, with regionals and finals just around the corner for some. Here's a look at where some of Dearborn's teams are at this week: Football With just a few games left in the regular season, playoff runs are on the line for two of Dearborn's varsity football teams. Dearborn High and Fordson are each just one win away from making the playoffs, and both sport records of 5-2 so far this season. The Pioneers travel to Dearborn Heights Robichaud on Friday at 7 p.m., while Fordson will play at Redford Thurston at the same time. Edsel Ford and Divine Child high schools, which have both lost their chance at playoff runs, play at Garden City and Lutheran North Friday night, respectively. Golf Finals It …
Sunday, October 9, 2011
Junior golfer shoots 91 at regional tournament.
Divine Child junior golfer Natalie Blazo qualified for the state finals after her strong showing at the Division 3 regional tournament at Orchard Lake Country Club on Thursday, according to mhsaa.com. Blazo shot a 91 to earn the third and final individual spot in the state finals. Her teammate, Amanda Andryslak, also shot a 91 but missed out on qualifying for the finals. Divine Child finished ninth as a team at the regional tournament. The top three teams and the top three individuals advance to the state finals. Blazo will play in the Division 3 finals at Forest Akers West in East Lansing on Oct. 14-15. Dearborn High School finished seventh at the Division 1 regional tournament on Thursday at Tanglewood. Top scorers for the Pioneers were …
Monday, October 3, 2011
Big tournaments, and the start of regional matchups make this one exciting week for high school sports.
With most regional games less than a month away (and some starting this week!), it's time for Dearborn teams to ramp up their efforts in preparation for making state championship runs. Here are the games and teams we're watching this week. Girls Golf Regionals take place this week for Dearborn's girls golf teams. Dearborn High plays at Northville's Tanglewood Golf Course on Thursday, while Edsel Ford heads to Farmington Hills' Fox Hills on Friday. Finally, Divine Child's team plays at Orchard Lake Country Club on Thursday as well. The Pioneers are heading into regionals especially confident, after winning three tournaments last week to cap off their 8-0 season. Volleyball Fordson High and Dearborn High's girls volleyball teams will take on…
Sunday, October 2, 2011
The FORE golf outing at the TPC Michigan is expected to net thousands for the Dearborn Education Foundation.
UPDATE, Oct. 7: The final numbers are in–FORE Dearborn 2011 raised over $95,000 for Dearborn Public Schools, according to the Dearborn Education Foundation. "This is almost double from what was raised last year," said Executive Director Eddie Fakhoury. "Proceeds from this effort will go to fund opportunities and resources throughout the new school year." Fakhoury said that the 2011-12 focus for the foundation would be funding extracurricular programs. ------------------------------------ A chill in the air and high winds didn't stop nearly 150 golfers from hitting the links Sunday afternoon in support of the Dearborn Education Foundation. The FORE (Funding Opportunities and Resources in Education) Golf Outing–a partnership between the …
Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Dearborn High, Edsel Ford and Divine Child's girls golf teams gathered Tuesday at the Dearborn Country Club to decide who is the city champ.
The course was wet, but that didn't deter any of the varisty golfers who headed out to play Tuesday at the Dearborn Country Club. The All-City Tournament, which took place all day Tuesday, is a big one on the schedule–and there was mich more at stake than just shooting a good round. In fact, school pride and spirit were on the line as teams from Dearborn High, Edsel Ford and Divine Child teed up for the annual tournament. Finishing statistics were not immediately available. Stay with Dearborn Patch for updates.
Monday, September 26, 2011
From football to soccer to cross country, here's the games we're watching this week.
One month into the fall sports season, things have really started to heat up. Intense rivalries, tough losses and triumphant comebacks are all par for the course as Dearborn's high school sports teams look to make state championship runs. Here's a look at the games we're watching this week. Football - The Last Rivalry While Dearborn High's team takes a trip out of town this week to battle Elkhart Central High School on Friday (a game that, if won, will secure their spot in the playoffs), Edsel Ford and Fordson will face off for the last of the regular season's in-city football rivalries. Fordson enters the game with a powerful 42-13 win in their pockets against DHS on Sept. 23, while Edsel Ford comes home from a 46-19 win against Romulus. …
Thursday, August 25, 2011
No plans this weekend? We're here to help.
It's the end of the week. You're bored. You want something to do. Dearborn, you've come to the right place. Here are some of the highlights of the week. 1. FOOTBALL! Where/When: Dearborn High, Fordson, Redford and Croswell, 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday Why Go: Catch the first glimpse of your favorite local team playing for the win! DHS will begin the season on Thursday with a home game against Chippewa Valley, while Edsel Ford will face off against Thurston High School in Redford the same night. On Friday, Divine Child takes on Croswell-Lexington High in Croswell (north of Port Huron), while Fordson plays Catholic Central in Dearborn. Also, check out our photo gallery of the teams practicing here. Pricing: Free 2. DEARBORN ANIMAL SHELTER …
Friday, July 15, 2011
Five things you need to know to start your day in Dearborn.
Ready to start your day? Here's what you need to know. 1. Today will be partly sunny with a high near 82 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Saturday and Sunday are expected to warm up even more, with highs closer to 90 and a chance of rain Saturday afternoon and evening. 2. The Detroit Medical Center is hosting a Sports Medicine Golf Outing this morning at the Dearborn Hills Golf Course. Registration starts at 8 a.m. with an omelet breakfast at 8:30 and shotgun start at 9:30 a.m. Single registration starts at $99, with foursome packages. Already signed up? Come see Dearborn Patch at the registration table, and on the course! 3. Planning your weekend can be a challenge. Never fear–we're here to help. Here's everything you …