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Lady Pioneers start season 2-2, rocket past Kalamazoo Valley twice

Lady Pioneers start season 2-2, rocket past Kalamazoo Valley twice

Video by Michael Pieper   By Adam Przeslak, sports editor The Lady Pioneers have kicked off their season with a 2-2 start beginning with their Nov. 1 game against Rochester. They took on the JV Warriors in their season opener and were outscored in the first two quarter. Delta was facing a deficit coming out of halftime intermission but they […]

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Delta men’s basketball off to strong start

Delta men’s basketball off to strong start

By Joe Thornton, reporter The Pioneers men’s basketball team set off early on the morning of Friday, Nov. 10 to compete in a weekend of basketball at the Kalamazoo Valley Community College Basketball Invitational. The team managed to win both of their games in an impressive fashion, outscoring their opponents by a total of 176-163 at the event. The Pioneers’ […]

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Men’s basketball prepares for an epic season

Men’s basketball prepares for an epic season

By Joe Thornton, reporter. The college basketball season is merely months away and the Pioneers men’s basketball team is excited for this season. When sitting down with basketball head coach Carlos McMath, he exhibited confidence and pride when talking about this 2017-2018 team. Q: What have you found out about your team this offseason? A: The biggest thing I’ve found out […]

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Spotlight on Alumni: Sarah Dufresne

Spotlight on Alumni: Sarah Dufresne

By Adam Przeslak, sports editor. Working behind the scenes, in a small cubicle in B wing, sits Delta alum Sarah Dufresne. Currently, she’s a controller in the finance department, but 27 years ago, you’d find her on the court donning the number 33 jersey playing for the Lady Pioneers. After graduating from Bay City Central in 1989, Dufresne played as a […]

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Lavar just needs to let his kids Ball

Lavar just needs to let his kids Ball

by Ethan Moore, page editor. March Madness is one of the greatest times of the year because it’s the only time of year that you can spend all of your waking hours watching basketball. However, if you have used social media or watched ESPN during the tournament, you have probably noticed something about Lavar Ball and his sons Lonzo, Liangelo […]

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Pioneers boost record to 8-9 after busy week of away games

Pioneers boost record to 8-9 after busy week of away games

By Adam Przeslak, staff reporter. The Delta Pioneers’ baseball team went 3-2 this week after starting off their away trip Monday, March 20, with a 12-2 loss to the Northwood JV team. Both Ty Robbins and Ty Jones scored on runs for the Pioneers thanks to RBIs by Mitch Morley and Dylan Steinke. Jones also got a stolen base on […]

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The Pistons mid-season slump

The Pistons mid-season slump

By Logan Miller, staff reporter.  The Detroit Pistons started the season out strong, like most NBA experts predicted, but unexpectedly fell into a serious mid-season slump. It began with the return of their injured point guard, Reggie Jackson, whose over-dribbling slows down the Piston’s offensive movement and flow. Whatever the moment, whether it be selflessly swinging the ball around the […]

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Why Americans love March Madness

Why Americans love March Madness

By Adam Przeslak, staff reporter.  This time of year American sports fans get their fill of excitement with the Super Bowl, America’s biggest sporting event. However once the NFL season comes to a close there is very little excitement left for the typical sports fan. The NHL and the NBA requires each team to play 82 games per season so […]

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Back-to-back wins for Delta basketball teams

Back-to-back wins for Delta basketball teams

By Logan Miller, staff reporter. Delta women’s basketball team won against St. Clair County Community College, 90.83. It was competitive throughout, though the Pioneers consistently directed the tempo and direction of the game. The score never got entirely out of hand on either side. After one quarter, Delta was up 24-20 against St. Clair. They played strong, physical defense, limiting […]

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Back-to-back basketball games; a win for Delta women’s team, a loss for men

Back-to-back basketball games; a win for Delta women’s team, a loss for men

By Logan Miller, staff reporter. UNIVERSITY CENTER– The Delta women’s basketball team matched up against Oakland Wednesday, Jan. 11. They won the game 73-67. It was a rowdy, competitive game throughout. The crowd was very much into it, calling for fouls and traveling. The leading scorers for the Lady Pioneers were Harmany Williams with 10, Jenna Szostak 10, and Lauren […]

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