Lady Martians stay perfect and win back-to-back regional titles

By David Fleet 947-244-2647 dfleet@mihomepaper.com Goodrich — On Wednesday night the Goodrich Lady Martians Varsity Basketball team improved to 26-0 on the season after holding Warren Regina Saddlelites to just eight points in the first half en route to a 45-26 Regional 16 win at Goodrich. “Tonight it was all about tough defense,”said Coach Jason […]

Goodrich Boys Varsity falls in State Quarterfinals to Warren Lincoln

By David Fleet 947-244-2647 dfleet@mihomepaper.com Lake Orion — The Goodrich Boys Varsity Basketball season came to an end on Tuesday night 61-42 to Warren Lincoln High School in the state quarterfinals held at Lake Orion High School. The Martians had won 12 straight and all but one of those by double digits to finished the […]

Goodrich 66-Lake Fenton 48

By David Fleet Editor Brandon Twp. — In the fourth and final match-up this season on March 1, the Goodrich Martians Boys Varsity Basketball team defeated the Lake Fenton Blue Devils 66-48 for their fourth consecutive district crown with GHS Jr. Parker Lepla tossing in 23 points, 19 rebounds and five blocks. The Martians jumped […]

Goodrich 62- Davison 34

By David Fleet Davison—  Perfection. On Feb. 29 the Goodrich Martian Girls Basketball team put finishing touches on a 22-0 perfect season by beating Davison 62-34. At 22-0 the Martians had the most regular season wins in Goodrich history and their fourth undefeated regular season in the last 25 years. Goodrich led Davison 43-8 at halftime with Lexi Kosmowski 13 […]

‘More Martians #70’ at Kettering

By David Fleet Editor Flint — On March 1-2 Kettering University, 1700 University Flint, hosted 40 high school robotics teams from across Michigan competed for the FIM Kettering University District Event #1 Championship title. The alliance of Goodrich More Martians Team #70, Corunna Team Fridgebot #5084 and Petoskey Paladins Team #3618 lost in the final […]

Goodrich Boys Flint Metro League Champions

By David Fleet Editor Flushing — After spliting the season series 1-1, the third game was the charm as the Goodrich Boys Varsity basketball team defeated Lake Fenton 57-52 for the Flint Metro League crown on Feb. 23 at Flushing. The Blue Devils jumped out to an 18-13 lead over the Martians (17-5) in the first quarter […]

Martian cager nets 1,000 career points

By David Fleet Editor Flushing — On Feb. 23 Goodrich Junior Parker LePla reached the 1,000 points career mark during the Flint Metro League Championship win over Lake Fenton. LePla, 17, who has played on the varsity basketball team since his freshman year. LaPla had 991 points going into the game and drained the milestone […]

Goodrich Lady Martians win Flint Metro League Championship

By David Fleet Editor Flushing — The Lady Martians used some smothering defense, as the Goodrich girls basketball team topped Flushing 44-26 to win the Flint Metro League championship and remain undefeated on the season at 21-0 and 10-0 on Feb. 23 at Flushing. The Martians held Flushing to just two points in the third […]

Goodrich 75-Lake Fenton 43

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich— On Feb. 16 the Goodrich Martians Boys Varsity Basketball team defeated the Lake Fenton Blue Devils 75-43 to finish the Flint Metro League Stars Division season as a co-champion with Goodrich in the Flint Metro League championship tournament. Then on Feb. 20 the Martians defeated Holly, 61-41, while the Blue […]

Goodrich 61-Lake Fenton 48

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich— The Goodrich Martians Girls Varsity Basketball team (10-0 & 19-0 overall) perfect season continued last week en route to the Flint Metro League Championship game Feb. 23 at Flushing High School. The Lady Martians path to the league title game started Feb. 16 before a standing-room-only crowd at Goodrich taking […]