90-Day Archive

Ready Roundup

Girls squad works to handle 'junk' defenses

After his team built a 16-point halftime lead Dec. 13 at Central Crossing, Ready High School girls basketball coach Joe Lang wasn't surprised about the adjustments the Silver Knights were forced to make.
Westland Roundup

Brown strives for state wrestling berth

When Westland High School junior wrestler Josh Brown enters the team's practice room, he can't help but look at the walls, on which are the names of all of the state qualifiers in program history.
Westland Roundup

Boys team battles size disadvantage

With only two starters taller than 5-foot-10, Westland High School boys basketball coach Scott Vayansky realizes that his team will enter most games this season with a height disadvantage.
Westland Roundup

Wrestlers pleased with new coach

When Bret Busby resigned as Westland High School wrestling coach after last season, athletics director Greg Burke didn't have to look far to find his replacement.
Ready Roundup

First-year coach excited about wrestling squad

Ready High School wrestling coach Trent Brooks is excited about the change of scenery he's made this winter.
Westland Roundup

Boys coach wants to bring stability

When Scott Vayansky followed Seth Martin to Westland High School last year to serve as an assistant coach with the boys basketball team, he knew the program was facing a rebuilding project.
Ready Roundup

Boys squad to have new look

With its leading scorer averaging fewer than 13 points and priding itself on defense and toughness, the Ready High School boys basketball team made its fifth state tournament appearance a year ago.
Ready Roundup

Football squad finishes with loss

Early in the third quarter of its game Oct. 31 at Hartley, the Ready High School football team got a 10-yard touchdown run from Brenden Knox and trailed just 28-19.
Westland Roundup

Foundation set for football team

Westland High School football coach Kyle Goebbel believes he set a solid foundation for the future in his first season with the program.
Westland Roundup

Goebbel sees football team on right path

As the Westland High School football team prepared for its season finale against Central Crossing on Oct. 31, first-year coach Kyle Goebbel remained upbeat about the future of the program.
Ready Roundup

Rugged schedule paid off for volleyball squad

Playing what coach Mark Sisler believes is one of the state's tougher schedules paid off for the Ready High School girls volleyball team during the Division III district tournament.
Westland Roundup

Football team set to play 'The Game'

Although this is his first season with the program, Westland High School football coach Kyle Goebbel understands the importance of his team's matchup with Central Crossing each season.
Ready Roundup

Volleyball squad no stranger to district success

The Division III district championship the Ready High School girls volleyball team won in 2008 also represented the first of six consecutive appearances in district finals for the program.
Westland Roundup

Football team maintains desire

Despite being shut out in consecutive games before playing state-ranked Dublin Coffman on Oct. 17, Westland High School football coach Kyle Goebbel said his players hadn't lost their desire and work ethic.
Ready Roundup

Football squad looks to rebound

The Ready High School football team walked away from its only home game of the season wondering if something good besides the celebration of senior night and homecoming would come out of it.