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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Concordia Adds Hockey





Concordia University has added Men's, and Women's ice hockey to their athletic program.











     Concordia University has added Men's, and Women's ice hockey to their athletic program.  Both teams will begin competition next season, and both teams will play in their respective NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) Division of the ACHA (American Collegiate Hockey Association).  Concordia University has already hired Ben Kenyon to be the Head Coach of the Men's hockey team.  The Cardinals have also hired Maria Barlow to be the Head Coach of the Women's ice hockey team.  Click on the links below for more information about the Concordia University athletic program, the NAIA, or the ACHA.
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-  Maria Barlow is originally from Howell, Michigan.



-  The Cardinals football team currently has an overall record of 9-1.



-  The Cardinals football team will play at Reinhardt University on Saturday, November 18th, 2017.



-  Reinhardt University is located in Waleska, Georgia.











For more information about Concordia University athletics click on  www.concordiacardinals.com



For NAIA stats, and standings click on  http://www.naia.org



For ACHA stats, and standings click on  http://achahockey.org



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HFC: Women's Hoops Again





Henry Ford College is reviving their Women's basketball program next season after a two year absence.












     Henry Ford College is reviving their Women's basketball program next season after a two year absence.  Henry Ford College is a NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) program, and the Hawks compete in the MCCAA (Michigan Community College Athletic Association).  Gwen Burton has already been named as the Head Coach of the Henry Ford College Women's basketball team.  Click on the links below for more information about Henry Ford College, the NJCAA, or the MCCAA.
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-  Henry Ford College is located in Dearborn, Michigan.



-  Henry Ford College is formerly known as Henry Ford Community College.



-  Gwen Burton played two seasons for the University of Louisville.



-  The Henry Ford College Men's basketball team currently has an overall record of 3-0.  











For more information about Henry Ford College click on  https://www.hfcc.edu  



For NJCAA stats, and standings lick on  http://www.njcaa.org



For MCCAA stats, and standings click on  http://www.mccaa.org



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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Schoolcraft vs. Alpena





Schoolcraft College defeated Alpena Community College 10-4 on Saturday afternoon.











     The Schoolcraft College Ocelots defeated the Alpena Community College Lumberjacks 10-4 on Saturday afternoon.  The Ocelots also defeated the Lumberjacks 6-3 on Friday night.  Both games were played at the Redford Ice Arena located at 12400 Beech Daly Road, in Redford.  2017-2018 marks the return of the ice hockey program at Alpena Community College.  The Schoolcraft College hockey program is in its second year of existence.  
     The Schoolcraft College, and Alpena Community College hockey teams both compete in Division 3 of the ACHA (American Collegiate Hockey Association).  The Schoolcraft College Ocelots currently have an overall record of 6-6.  The Alpena Community College Lumberjacks currently have an overall record of 1-8. 
    The Lumberjacks only dressed 9 players for the weekend series against Schoolcraft College.  #11 Vince Glenn scored 4 goals for the Ocelots on Saturday afternoon.  Scroll down to see exclusive photos of Saturday's hockey game.  Click on the links below for more information about Schoolcraft College, Alpena Community College, or the ACHA.
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Saturday's game was played at the Redford Ice Arena located at 12400 Beech Daly Road, in Redford.






The Lumberjacks only dressed 9 players on Saturday afternoon.  #11 Vince Glenn scored 4 goals for the Ocelots.





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-  Rob Lindsay is the Head Coach of the Schoolcraft College hockey team.  



-  #10 Hunter Frazier scored 2 goals for the Lumberjacks on Saturday afternoon.



-  #10 Hunter Frazier has scored 8 goals in 9 games for the Lumberjacks this season.



-  #11 Hunter Tolsdorf has scored 6 goals in 9 games for the Lumberjacks this season.











For more information about Schoolcraft College click on  www.schoolcraft.edu



For more information about Alpena Community College click on  www.alpenacc.edu



For ACHA stats, and standings click on  http://achahockey.org



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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

North Stars Dormant





The Traverse City North Stars began as the Hartland Hounds back in 2012.











     The 2017-2018 USPHL (U.S. Premier Hockey League) season is taking place without the participation of the Traverse City North Stars.  The North Stars organization officially became dormant on July 4th, 2017.  The Traverse City North Stars began as the Hartland Hounds back in 2012.  The Hounds competed in the MWJHL (Midwest Junior Hockey League) for three seasons, and the team won all three Veteran's Memorial Cups. 
     The Hounds moved to Traverse City in 2013, and the MWJHL merged with the USPHL in 2015.  The Traverse City Hounds became the Traverse City North Stars in 2016.  The North Stars will continue to update their official website with news regarding former players.  Click on the links below for more information about the USPHL, or the Traverse City Hounds.
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-  The Detroit Fighting Irish are a former MWJHL team that now competes in the USPHL.



-  The Motor City Hawks are a former MWJHL team that now competes in the USPHL.



-  The Detroit Fighting Irish, and the Motor City Hawks compete in the Premier Division of the USPHL.



-  The Tri City Ice Hawks also compete in the Premier Division of the USPHL.  











For more information about the U.S. Premier Hockey League click on  www.usphl.com  



For more information about the Traverse City Hounds click on  www.tcnorthstars.com



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Monday, November 13, 2017

Virtual Harness Racing





Northville Downs features Virtual Reality Harness Racing.  











     Northville Downs now features Virtual Reality Harness Racing.  The three minute high definition experience is free for a limited time at Northville Downs.  Northville Downs is located at 301 S. Center Street, in Northville.
      The live harness racing season at Northville Downs continues on Friday, and Saturday night's through December 16th, 2017.  Post time is 7:00 p.m.  Northville Downs also has simulcast racing on over 350 personal flat screen televisions.  Click on the link below for more information about Northville Downs.
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-  Simulcast Racing at Northville Downs takes place every day from 12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.



-  Programs, hot dogs, and soft drinks are $1.00 each on Friday night at Northville Downs.



-  Track records can be viewed on the Northville Downs official website.



-  The Trackview Restaurant is located inside of Northville Downs.











For more information about Northville Downs click on  www.northvilledowns.com



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Sunday, November 12, 2017

State Champs! On The Ticket







      The MHSAA (Michigan High School Athletic Association) Football Playoffs are well underway, and the "State Champs Scoreboard Show" is the destination for news, scores, and analysis.  The "State Champs Scoreboard Show" airs on Friday night's during the Fall season on 97.1 The Ticket.  Lorne Plant, and Tom Markowski host the weekly FM radio show, and Scott Burnsein is the co-host.  The next two Friday shows will air directly following Detroit Red Wings games.  97.1 The Ticket also broadcasts live Detroit Tigers games, and live Detroit Pistons games.  Click on the links below for more information about 97.1 The Ticket, the MHSAA, or State Champs! Network.
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-  Best of the "State Champs Scoreboard Show" Podcasts are available at www.statechampsnetwork.com



-  97.1 The Ticket is owned, and operated by CBS Radio.



-  The 2017 MHSAA State Championship Football Games will be played on November 24th, and November 25th at Ford Field, in Detroit.  



-  The 2017 MHSAA 8 Player State Championship Football Games will be played on November 18th at the Superior Dome located on the campus of Northern Michigan University.











For more info about State Champs! Network click on  www.statechampsnetwork.com



For more information about the MHSAA click on  https://www.mhsaa.com



For more info about 97.1 The Ticket click on  detroit.cbslocal.com/station/97-1-the-ticket



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Friday, November 10, 2017

SC Sports Dome Update





The St. Joe's Sports Dome is located on the campus of Schoolcraft College, in Livonia.











     The St. Joe's Sports Dome opened in November of 2016, and it's the largest soccer dome in Michigan.  The 110,500 square foot indoor facility can host several events including soccer, lacrosse, football, volleyball, baseball, and softball.  The St. Joe's Sports Dome is located on the campus of Schoolcraft College, in Livonia.
      The St. Joe's Sports Dome is currently home to the Wolves and Hawks Soccer Club.  The AC Milan Detroit (Livonia)/Livonia Soccer Club recently merged with the Wolves and Hawks Soccer Club.  Click on the links below for more information about Schoolcraft College, or the Wolves and Hawks Soccer Club.
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-  The Mitten State Sports Report posted "SC Adding Sports Dome" on 1/21/2016.



-  The St. Joe's Sports Dome features food provided by The Ocelot CafĂ©.



-  The St. Joe's Sports Dome is located at 18600 Haggerty Road, in Livonia.



-  The Wolves and Hawks Soccer Club is also known as the Michigan Wolves-Hawks Soccer Club.











For more information about Schoolcraft College click on  https://www.schoolcraft.edu



For more info about the Wolves and Hawks Soccer Club click on  www.michiganwolveshawks.com



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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Prowlers: Life After Mahfouz







     The Port Huron Prowlers are adjusting to life in the FHL (Federal Hockey League) without Ahmed Mahfouz.  Mahfouz currently plays for the Cornwall Nationals, but the 28 year old goal scorer skated for the Port Huron Prowlers during the 2015-2016 season, and the 2016-2017 season.  The Prowlers won the Commissioner's Cup (FHL Championship) in 2016.
     Ahmed Mahfouz has played in the FHL Playoffs every season since the league began in 2010.  Mahfouz has lead the league in scoring 4 times, and he's hoisted the Commissioner's Cup 3 times.  Ahmed Mahfouz has recorded 205 goals, and 394 assists in 293 FHL regular season games played.
     The Port Huron Prowlers are currently tied for last place in the FHL standings with 0 points, and an overall record of 0-2.  The Cornwall Nationals are currently in 3rd place in the FHL standings with 4 points, and an overall record of 1-0-1 (1 overtime loss).  #19 Ahmed Mahfouz currently has 3 goals, and 3 assists in 2 games played.  The 2017-2018 FHL season features 6 teams.
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-  The Cornwall Nationals are based in Ontario, Canada.



-  Ahmed Mahfouz is from Ontario, Canada.



-  The Port Huron Prowlers traded Ahmed Mahfouz to the Cornwall Nationals on August 23rd, 2017.



-  The Cornwall Nationals joined the FHL in 2016.











For more information about the Port Huron Prowlers click on  www.phprowlers.com



For more information about the Cornwall Nationals click on  www.cornwallnationals.com



For FHL stats, and standings click on  www.federalhockey.com



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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

USA 5-4 Youngstown





On Friday, November 3rd, the USA NTDP U-18 Team defeated the Youngstown Phantoms 5-4 in overtime.











     On Friday, November 3rd, the USA NTDP (National Team Development Program) U-18 Team defeated the Youngstown Phantoms 5-4 in overtime.  Both teams compete against each other in the Eastern Conference of the USHL (United States Hockey League).  The USA NTDP also features an U-17 Team that competes in the USHL.  Friday night's game was played at the USA Hockey Arena located at 14900 Beck Road, in Plymouth.  Click on the links below for more information about the USHL, or the USA Hockey Arena.
     The USA NTDP is currently in 3rd place in the USHL Eastern Conference standings with 12 points, and an overall record of 6-1.  The Youngstown Phantoms are currently in 9th place in the USHL Eastern Conference standings with 7 points, and an overall record of 2-4-2-1 (2 overtime losses, and 1 shootout loss).  Scroll down to see exclusive photos of Friday night's game.  Click on the links below for more information about the USA NTDP, or the Youngstown Phantoms.
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Friday night's game was played at the USA Hockey Arena located at 14900 Beck Road, in Plymouth.  






Both teams compete against each other in the Eastern Conference of the USHL.






The Youngstown Phantoms currently have an overall record of 2-4-2-1 (2 overtime losses, and 1 shootout loss). 





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-  USA NTDP Defenseman #23 Mattias Samuelsson scored the game winning goal (in overtime) on Friday night.



-  Phantoms Defenseman #15 Jake Gingell is from Chelsea, Michigan.



-  Phantoms Defenseman #24 Steve Holtz is from Detroit, Michigan.



-  Phantoms Forward #6 Max Ellis is from Canton, Michigan.  



-  Phantoms Forward #9 Tommy Parrottino is from Rochester Hills, Michigan.











For more information about the USA NTDP click on  www.usahockeyntdp.com



For more information about the Youngstown Phantoms click on  www.youngstownphantoms.com



For USHL stats, and standings click on  www.ushl.com



For more information about the USA Hockey Arena click on  www.usahockeyarena.com  



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Monday, November 6, 2017

41-50 Most Viewed! 940th Post!
















































     I've decided to post an updated version of the 41-50 most viewed posts.  Be sure to click on past months to check out all of the Mitten State Sports Report's archived material.  You can always leave a comment, and you can email the Mitten State Sports Report at mittenstatesportsreport@rocketmail.com  Scroll down and vote in the monthly Poll Question.  Check out Game Notes.











                                                                     41-50 Most Viewed Posts











41.  "UofM-D vs. Robert Morris"  posted 1/23/2017




























42.  "Top 10 Dormant Local Radio Stations!"  posted 2/15/2014





                                                                                                                                     No Photos!  


















43.   "Cruisin' Hines 2016"  posted 8/29/2016




























44.  "UofM vs. UofM Flint"  posted 2/1/2017




























45.  "Picture of 2016"  posted 1/20/2017





























46.  "ACHA & Big South Network"  posted 2/17/2017




























47.  "Blue Sky 9/1/2016"  posted 9/5/2016  






























48.  "Top 10 Most Viewed! 800th Post"  posted 1/26/2017


 


























49.  "Viewer Hockey Photos"  posted 2/6/2017



























50.  "UofM vs. NIU"  posted 3/22/2017  





















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-  "41-50 Most Viewed! 840th Post!"  posted 3/31/2017  



-  "41-50 Most Viewed! 740th Post!"  posted 10/1/2016



-  "41-50 Most Viewed! 640th Post!"  posted 1/25/2016  



-  "41-50 Most Viewed! 540th Post!"  posted 4/10/2015



-  "41-50 Most Viewed! 425th Post!"  posted 8/16/2014











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