On May 15, the Tigers will play a ball game Comerica Park — the St. Philip Tigers that is.
St. Philip has announced the 3 p.m. contest against Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central as part of a four-game slate for the Detroit Catholic League Baseball Championships and Showcase.
St. Philip has been given 300 tickets to sell for the game, which can be picked up at the high school or ordered by phone at 963-1426. Cost is $6.
All-City Track & Field Meet on tap for Friday
The 55th Annual Eldon Draime/Al Geisler Memorial All-City Track and Field Meet will take place Friday at Lakeview.
The meet, which begins at 4 p.m., includes Battle Creek Central, Harper Creek, host Lakeview, Pennfield and St. Philip.
The Spartans’ boys’ and girls’ track and field teams each won the city title last year, the fifth straight for each program.
Local hoopers earn BCAM All-State honors
The Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan (BCAM) recently handed out its All-State honors, recognizing several local high school basketball players.
In Class B boys, Harper Creek’s TraVon Johnson and Khylen Watkins were each selected to the BCAM’s Best First Team. Earning honorable mention was Harper Creek’s James Cadena. For girls, Marshall’s Nikki Tucker earned BCAM’S Best First Team, while Delton Kellogg’s Kristen Mohn earned honorable mention.
In Class C boys, Quincy’s Jake Rider earned honorable mention.
In Class D boys, Climax-Scotts’ Dallas Froberg was named to the BCAM’s Best First Team. For girls, Athens’ Allison Fuller was named BCAM’s Best First Team, while Bellevue’s Tara Kuiper and Climax-Scotts’ Mary Smith each earned honorable mention.
ALL-CITY TRACK & FIELD MEET
55th Annual Eldon Draime/Al Geisler Memorial All-City Track and Field Meet
• At BCC: Friday, 4 p.m.
• City teams: Battle Creek Central, Harper Creek, Lakeview, Pennfield, St. Philip
The Enquirer sports department is accepting nominations for prep athletes of the week. Additionally, the Enquirer is seeking individual statistic leaders for our spring sports honor roll.
Nominations and statistics must be submitted every Wednesday by 5 p.m. to email@example.com.