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Senior John Hayward named athlete of the week

Jared Lutz

December 11, 2014

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BY: Jared Luz On Dec. 9, senior John Hayward was named mlive’s co-athlete of the week for his standout hockey performance so far this year. Hayward shares the honor with sophomore Darcy Bucknell for her leading performances in women’s bowling. “I owe a lot of credit to my l...

Wuori recieves his second consecutive all-state award; cross country team finishes 21st in state finals

Brian Taggett

November 4, 2014

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For the second consecutive season, senior Connor Wuori has earned all-state honors for cross country. Last season, Wuori finished 12th in the MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division I race with a 15:56 five-kilometer performance. On Nov....

PC PN football fundraiser

Dayton Juday

October 9, 2014

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BY: Dayton Juday The Portage Central Mustangs and Portage Northern Huskies play this Friday in the annual rivalry football game.  The athletic departments are teaming up with the Portage Community Center to try to help fight...

Cross Country teams plan for the season’s largest race

Brian Taggett

October 3, 2014

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This Saturday, Oct. 4, the men’s and women’s cross country teams will run in their tenth race of the season. This race will be the Mustangs third home race and their largest race of the season, at Portage West Middle School....

Womens Golf Tournament Recap

Jori Gelbaugh

October 2, 2014

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Last night, Oct. 1st, the women's’ golf team travelled to Stonehedge North Golf Course for a SMAC golf conference. Present at the tournament were Gull Lake, Battle Creek Lakeview, Portage Northern, St. Joseph, Kalamazoo Loy...

Men’s Tennis Tournament, Sept. 13

Jared Lutz

September 16, 2014

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BY: GABRIEL PEDRAZA (Staff Writer)  This past Saturday, Sept. 13, Portage Central’s men’s tennis team hosted a quad tournament against Forest Hills Northern, Battle Creek Lakeview and North Farmington. The mustangs pul...

Women’s Cross Country Team

Jared Lutz

September 12, 2014

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BY: BRIAN TAGGETT (View Editor) Led by captains McKenzie Cannon, Katie Beukema, Hattie Foley, Sylvia Knight, the women’s cross country team has started off the season strong. With a high finish at the Paw Paw Harvest Invi...

Men’s Cross Country Team

Jared Lutz

September 12, 2014

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BY: BRIAN TAGGETT (View Editor) The men’s cross country team has proven itself as one of the top teams in the area. Led by captains Connor Wuori, Brian Stubelt, Ian Epkey and Gannon Foley, the team has placed high in nearly e...

Battle Creek Lakeview Football Game

Jared Lutz

September 11, 2014

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BY: AUSTIN WOLF and ETHAN DUNLOP (Staff Writers) On Friday, Sept. 5, the Mustang football team looked to face the Battle Creek Lakeview Spartans in a highly anticipated football contest, but due to poor weather conditions the g...

Women’s Golf Tournament Recap

Shawna Huang

September 11, 2014

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The women’s golf team traveled to Benton Harbor’s Harbor Shores golf course for a tournament Monday, Sept. 8. Benton Harbor hosted Portage Central, Portage Northern, Saint Joseph and Lakeview in the tournament. The tournament...

Volleyball tournament recap

Jared Lutz

September 10, 2014

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      BY: JARED LUTZ (Sports Editor) In the mini tournament at Portage Central, the Portage Central Mustang Volleyball team snuck in a nail-biting 15-13 win in the fifth set against the Mattawan Wildcat's last night. This win cam...

Men’s Soccer win over Mattawan

Jared Lutz

September 5, 2014

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BY: JARED LUTZ (Sports Editor) On Tuesday, Sept. 2, the men's soccer team handled business against the Mattawan Wildcats closing out with a score of 2-0. The score remained tied throughout the first half at zero. Half way t...

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