Sterling Heights resident and Warren De La Salle student Jake Townsley will travel with his Vardar boys soccer team to compete in the Manchester United Premier Cup World Final in China later this July after winning the Manchester United Premier Cup U.S. Finals back in May in Portland, Ore.
Townsley, a goalkeeper, and his Vardar teammates defeated Real So Cal in the national final to advance to the world competition.
November 16, 2015
Beverly Hills Detroit Country Day
Thanks to two early scores, some lock-down defense, and a touchdown with just 5:25 remaining in regulation, the Beverly Hills Detroit Country Day football team picked up a 20-13 victory against Milan High in a Division 4 regional final on Nov. 14 and earned this week’s Team of the Week honor. Country Day, which had outscored its opponents 78-7 in the district round, advanced to the state semifinals for the second year in a row. The Yellowjackets (11-1) face Flint Powers Catholic (10-2) at 1 p.m. Nov. 21 at West Bloomfield High.