Monday, October 22, 2012
Tenley Shield and Lily Pendy lead Blue Devils at state championship golf tournament.
The Grosse Pointe South girls golf team finished fourth at the Division 1 state finals on Saturday at Forest Akers East Golf Course in East Lansing, according to the MHSAA. Grosse Pointe South finished with a two-day total of 677. Plymouth won the state championship with a 659. Farmington Hills Mercy placed second with a 670, and Utica was third at 672. Top golfers for Grosse Pointe South were Tenley Shield (75-80—155); Lily Pendy (82-75—157); Hanah Buzolits (92-88—180); Kaitlin Dalman (94-91—185); and Katherine Motschall (96-95—191). Grosse Pointe North finished 14th at the Division 2 golf finals at the Meadows Golf Course at Grand Valley State. Top golfers for Grosse Pointe North were Madison Vens (106-94—200; Paige Micks (97-104—201); …
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Ali Scoggin, Madison Vens, Paige Micks, Jenna Paglino and Jordy Parent helped the Grosse Pointe North girls golf team finish third at a Division 2 regional tournament.
The Grosse Pointe North girls golf team finished third at the Division 2 regional tournament on Wednesday at Pontiac Country Club to qualify for the state finals. Grosse Pointe North finished with a four-player score of 376 to place third out of 15 teams at the event. Birmingham Seaholm finished first, and Fenton was second at the regional tournament. Ali Scoggin led GPN with a 90. Madison Vens shot a 92, Paige Micks had a 93 and Jenna Paglino and Jordy Parent each had a 101 for the Norsemen. “I was extremely proud of their effort under extremely difficult conditions,” Grosse Pointe North coach Brian Stackpoole wrote in an email to Patch. Grosse Pointe North will play in the Division 2 state tournament at the Meadows at Grand Valley State …
Thursday, September 27, 2012
MAC White MVP Ali Scoggin led the Grosse Pointe North golf team to win the tournament title.
The Grosse Pointe North girls golf team won the MAC White Division tournament on Wednesday at Fore Lakes Golf Club in Kimball Township, according to an email from GPN coach Brian Stackpoole. Ali Scoggin of Grosse Pointe North earned league MVP honors and earned medalist honors at the tournament with a winning score of 79. Paige Micks, Jenna Paglino, and Ali Scoggin also received all-league honors, and Jordyn Parent, Madison Vens and Olivia Benoit all had career low scores. Grosse Pointe North also defeated Fraser on Tuesday to win the MAC White dual-match championship. Coaches, athletic directors and parents can share results, highlights and photos by posting an announcement on Grosse Pointe Patch.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The girls golf team from Grosse Pointe North is undefeated and has claimed a share of the dual match title in the MAC White Division.
The following information was provided by Grosse Pointe North girls golf coach Brian Stackpoole. The Grosse Pointe North girls golf team is 6-0 in the MAC White 7-0 overall and won a share of the dual match title. The girls recently played Macomb Dakota at Burning Tree Country Club and won the match 189-200. On Tuesday the girls beat Utica Stevenson 186-227 at Lochmoor Club. North is led by senior captains Paige Micks, Jenna Paglino and Ali Scoggin. Coaches, athletic directors and parents can submit photos and results by emailing email@example.com or by uploading photos to the Pics & Clips page.
Saturday, October 15, 2011
Blue Devils win Division 1 girls golf state crown at the Meadows at Grand Valley State.
Golf suits Grosse Pointe South to a tee. The Blue Devils proved that Saturday after they claimed the Division 1 girls golf state championship at the Meadows at Grand Valley State, according to mhsaa.com. Grosse Pointe South recorded a two-day total of 692 to win by 21 strokes over runner-up Rochester Hills Stoney Creek (713). Tenley Shield led the Blue Devils with a 167. After shooting an 85 in the first round Friday, she followed with an 82 on Saturday. Shield tied for sixth overall. Grosse Pointe South’s Ella Pendy tied for 10th at 174. Claire Boyle (175) and Lily Pendy (176) were right behind for the Blue Devils. Hannah Buzolits also competed in the state finals for GPS. Rochester Hills Stoney Creek’s Gabby Yurik won the individual …
Friday, October 14, 2011
Shield leads the way for the Blue Devils at first day of state tournament.
Grosse Pointe South leads after the first day of the Division 1 girls golf state finals at the Meadows at Grand Valley State, according to mhsaa.com. The Blue Devils posted a four-player score of 348 Friday to lead the 15-team field. Plymouth is in second place and six strokes behind with a 354. Tenley Shield led Grosse Pointe South and is tied for eighth overall with an 85. Other top scorers for the Blue Devils were Ella Pendy (87), Claire Boyle (88) and Lily Pendy (88). The tournament will conclude Saturday.
Thursday, October 13, 2011
University Liggett and Grosse Pointe North will compete in state tennis tournament; Grosse Pointe South will play in girls golf finals.
For some high school athletes in Grosse Pointe, this weekend presents a final test in the state championships. University Liggett’s tennis team received a rousing sendoff at a pep rally at the school Thursday before the Knights left for the Division 4 state finals in Jenison on Friday and Saturday. University Liggett, which is No. 3 in Division 4 in the state coaches’ poll, finished third at last year’s state championship. The Grosse Pointe North tennis team will play in the Division 2 state finals at Kalamazoo. The Norsemen tied for 17th at last year’s tournament. Grosse Pointe South, which is No. 2 in the state coaches’ poll, will compete in the Division 1 state finals at the Meadows at Grand Valley State. The Blue Devils finished fourth…
Friday, October 7, 2011
Blue Devils win Division 1 regional tournament at Tanglewood.
The Grosse Pointe South golf team won the Division 1 regional golf tournament on Thursday at Tanglewood in Northville. With the victory, the Blue Devils advance to the state finals next week at The Meadows at Grand Valley State. Claire Boyle led Grosse Pointe South and finished first overall with a 78. Tenley Shield placed second in the tournament with a 79, and Ella Pendy was third with an 80. Lilly Pendy was fifth with an 81, and Hannah Buzolits was 15th with an 88. Grosse Pointe North’s season ended after the Norsemen finished fourth at the Division 2 regional at Heather Highlands. Ali Scoggin led GPN with a 92.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Grosse Pointe North, Grosse Pointe South girls golf teams quietly become source of pride for both schools.
It might not draw the most spectators. There might be less hype and fanfare than a few other fall prep sports. But, in reality, there is plenty for Grosse Pointers to cheer about when it comes to the girls golf teams at both Grosse Pointe North and Grosse Pointe South. The Lady Blue Devils South ranks among the top teams in the entire state. On the heels of a fourth-place finish at the state finals last season, the Lady Blue Devils are not only talented players, they're also a team comprised of high golf IQ's. "We stress course management," South coach Peter Kingsley said. "And we work very hard on our game from 80 yards and in. This is how you score well when you're not hitting the ball as well as you can that day." This emphasis is what…
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
After numerous demands, an intern dorm, a new barn and an upgrade to the paddle tennis courts at the 99-year-old club in Grosse Pointe Farms gets unanimous approval from city council members.
After making numerous demands, the Grosse Pointe Farms City Council unanimously approved a site plan request by the Country Club of Detroit Monday for an expansion that includes the addition of a six-bedroom dormitory for interns, the upgrade of its paddle tennis courts and a new maintenance barn to replace one that burned. Hidden in the discussion is that the club will be one of the first, if not the first, in Michigan to offer intern housing on club grounds. The building will have room for six interns studying for college degrees related to fields such as turf management, hospitality and other aspects of operating a golf course and country club. The site plan request was related to construction of a maintenance barn to replace a …