Rochester, Rochester Hills
Rochester Adams volleyball edges Rochester High
September 20, 2012
ROCHESTER — Rochester High volleyball didn’t go away without a fight, but it was Rochester Adams that took the Sept. 20 Oakland Activities Association Red Division rivalry match.
The Highlanders won 25-17, 26-24, 23-25 and 25-21.
“They really stepped up, and there was no letdown,” Adams coach Reay Zoellner said of his team. “We had good communication and energy, even when we lost the third game. Everyone pushed hard.”
Adams nearly made it a swep, leading by as many as eight points in the third game, but the Falcons clawed their way back for the eventual win.
“We knew Rochester was good. They got in our heads a little bit, but we pulled through,” Adams senior Jennifer Gerlach said.
Adams again took an early lead in the final game, having a five-point advantage before Rochester closed it to 21-19. But unforced errors and Madison Nelson’s block on game point sealed the deal.
“We just have too many errors at the wrong time,” Rochester coach Lauren Duquette said.
Adams moves to 9-13-1 overall and 1-1 in the Red. Rochester falls to 11-13 and 0-1 in the division.
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.