District round ends season for Lamphere, Madison and Foley; Hazel Park wins opening-round match
By Mark Vest
November 7, 2012
Volleyball’s postseason began last week, and at press time, Hazel Park was the only local school still alive.
After drawing a bye in the opening round, the Vikings defeated Ferndale University 3-0 in a semifinal matchup Oct. 31.
Hazel Park faced Warren Fitzgerald Nov. 2, after press time, in a district final at Fitzgerald.
Madison Height’s Bishop Foley’s season came to a close following a 3-1 loss to Auburn Hills Oakland Christian Oct. 31. The Ventures received a bye in the opening round.
Madison Heights Lamphere’s season ended with a 3-0 semifinal district loss to Birmingham-Detroit Country Day Oct. 31 at Clawson High. The Rams drew a bye in the opening round. The Rams walked closed out the regular season with a second consecutive Macomb Area Conference Silver Division title.
Madison Heights Madison also wrapped up its season following a 3-0 loss to Harper Woods in opening-round play Oct. 30.
About the author
Mark Vest is on the sports beat at C&G Newspapers. He covers high school sports for the Fraser-Clinton Chronicle and Grosse Pointe Times. In the past couple years or so, he has also began to cover collegiate sports for schools such as the University of Detroit Mercy, Oakland University, Wayne State University, Macomb Community College and Oakland Community College. Vest has worked at C&G Newspapers since 2011 and attended Oakland University and Oakland Community College.
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