#Division 2

The Oakland Press

Prep Notebook: Ferndale’s Jason ‘Deuce’ Drake commits to Cleveland State for basketball

Ferndale boys basketball star Jason (Deuce) Drake has decided to sign with Cleveland State for his college hoops. Drake was deliberate in the recruiting process, waiting until the final hour of his senior year to pull the trigger. Ironically, Drake displayed one of the quickest shot-releases in recent memory. He chose Cleveland State over Eastern Michigan, Western Michigan, Toledo, Bowling Green, Purdue-Ft. Wayne, Northern Illinois and UW-Wisconsin.
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New No. 1 emerges on high school baseball state rankings for May 27

Goodrich is the new No. 1 team in the state. And there’s a perfectly good explanation why. After extending its unbeaten streak to 29 games to start the season, Goodrich finally ascended to the top spot in Division 2 in the newest state rankings from the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association. The Martians supplanted Forest Hills Eastern at No. 1.
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State Softball Tourney rolls on

Regional champions were determined in the WIAA Girls State Softball tournament Thursday but several regional finals had games postponed by rain that will be played Friday. In Division 1, top seeded Kaukauna defeated Kimberly 7-0 to advance to next week’s sectional semifinals where they will face 5th seeded Ashwaubenon, a 10-0 winner over Appleton North. In the other half of the bracket is second seeded Hortonville, a 13-3 winner over West De Pere. The Polar Bears will face Green Bay Preble which advanced with an 11-1 victory over Pulaski.
Hudson Star-Observer

Regional softball roundup: New Richmond, Somerset advance

Fourth-seeded New Richmond got a two-out, walk-off, grand slam home run from Kennedy Joachim to defeat No. 13 River Falls 8-4 in a WIAA Division 1 regional semifinal in New Richmond Tuesday afternoon, while top-seeded Somerset beat No. 9 Osceola 15-0 in three innings in a Division 2 semifinal Tuesday in Somerset.