New space, robotics a hit for Oaktree students

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich —The new Oaktree Elementary Innovation Labs, that provides students the opportunity for collaborative learning, STEM, creative and maker space projects is now the hub of robotics. The new classroom which adds technology to learning, has attracted more than 60 second and third grade students for two after school robotics sessions. […]

Goodrich Class of 2023 hosts first Mock Elections

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich—On Wednesday morning the Goodrich Class of 2023 were recognized with the first annual Mock Elections. A total of 50 awards where handed out to students. “This senior class is a special one,” said Cheryl Jerisk, English and Art Teacher, Yearbook Adviser. “They are so full of personality and are genuinely […]

Lady Martians fall to Blue Devils 50-44

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich— On Jan. 20 the fifth ranked and undefeated Lake Fenton Blue Devils Girls Varsity Basketball team visited the seventh-ranked and also undefeated Goodrich Martians for a Flint Metro League Stars Division battle for first place. The Blue Devils earned a 50-44 win. “I was happy with our effort against a […]

Goodrich Girls Powerlifting team

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich —  On Jan. 21, Goodrich High School hosted the USAPL Nationals qualifier meet. There were 59 lifters ranging in age from 14 to 23 years-old from Michigan and Ohio in the day long competition. Goodrich Varsity Powerlifter Junior Evelyn Edenburn completed a 365 pound squat;165 pound bench press and a […]

Boys Varsity Goodrich 48-Brandon 40

By David Fleet Editor Brandon Twp. — On Jan. 13 the Goodrich Martians Boys Varsity Basketball team remained perfect on the 22-23 season with a 48-40 win over their rival Brandon Blackhawks. Goodrich led 17-16 at halftime then pulled away for the win. “We played hard against Goodrich but we missed a lot of shots,” […]

Martians top Cavaliers with strong second half 69-54

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich—  On Jan. 10, the Goodrich Martians led 27-25 at halftime but pulled away from the visiting Corunna Cavaliers in the second half for a 69-54 Flint Metro League win. GHS #5 Jack Locey scored 27, GHS #1 Gavin Hart 19 and GHS #32 Parker LePla 19 en route to a […]

Brandon Blackhawks dominate Owosso Trojans 60-27

By David Fleet Editor Brandon — On Jan. 10, the Brandon Blackhawks defeated the visiting Owosso Trojans in a Flint Metro League match-up with a 60-27 win. “We played a complete game on Tuesday night against Owosso,” said Blackhawk Coach Michael Stewart. “I was very proud of the effort and the way we played together. […]

Goodrich competes at DECA Conference

By David Fleet Editor Saginaw — On Dec. 16, Goodrich High School students competed in various aspects of marketing at the District 1 DECA Conference at Saginaw Valley State University. DECA or the Distributive Education Club of America, energize students for college and career readiness with a focus on business growth and development skills. Goodrich […]

Martians bowlers eke out heart-stopping win

By Matt Mackinder Special to the Citizen Grand Blanc — The Goodrich boys bowling match Dec. 15 against Clio at Grand Blanc Lanes was one that anybody in attendance witnessed won’t soon forget. After the two Baker games, where multiple bowlers combine to bowl one game, and two individual games, the Martians and Mustangs finished […]