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Clare golf returns 3 to team

By Ben Murphy Sportswriter The Clare golf team is without a senior on its roster, but the Pioneers are still hopeful that the links treat them kind this spring. “We…

Clare girls’ soccer team looks for better season

By Ben Murphy Sportswriter It’s safe to say that the 2015 season didn’t go as planned for the Clare girls soccer team. The Lady Pioneers, who went 4-14 last year…

Harrison coach calls it quits after 44 years

Harrison coach calls it quits after 44 years

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer How long has veteran Harrison girls basketball head coach Carl Anderson been roaming the sidelines? Not even the man himself is quite sure. “I’ve been…

Clare JV finishes with 18-1 record

Clare JV finishes with 18-1 record

by Ben Murphy When the Clare girls junior varsity basketball team topped Houghton Lake last month, it not only avenged a loss from earlier in the year, it also capped…

Lady Lakers win two at nationals

The Mid-Michigan Community College women’s basketball team showed they were up to the task of competing with the nation’s best team’s, as it went 2-1 at the national tournament in…

Pioneers fall in districts

by Ben Murphy They put up one heck of an effort. It still wasn’t enough though, as the Clare boys basketball team fell to class ‘B’ district tournament host Big…

Clare, Farwell place 5 wrestlers in state finals

Clare, Farwell place 5 wrestlers in state finals

Clare’s Young, Schaaf place third, eighth The Clare wrestling team sent a pair of wrestlers to the division three state finals at the Palace of Auburn Hills last weekend. The…

Pioneers fall to Meridian in regular season finale

Pioneers fall to Meridian in regular season finale

by Ben Murphy Clare wrapped up its boys basketball regular season with a loss, but according to head coach Rob Wise it was still a good showing. The Pioneers, hosting…

Rookie League finishes

The Rookie Basketball League just wrapped up its 8th season recently with great success.  11 teams, 80 girls and boys in grades 2 and 3 from all over mid to northern Michigan…

Lady Pioneers drop heartbreaker in district finals

Lady Pioneers drop heartbreaker in district finals

by Ben Murphy The Clare girls basketball team was just seconds away from winning a district championship at Chippewa Hills Friday night. Reed City would have none of it however,…