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Mark Vest

C&G Staff Reporter – C & G Sports


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.

Published September 13, 2019

UTICA — For the fourth consecutive year, the United Shore Professional Baseball League has proven that there’s enough room for two professional baseball organizations in the metro Detroit area.

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Published September 12, 2019

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Clinton Township Chippewa Valley football will attempt to increase its win streak to 17 when the defending Division 1 state champions play at 7 p.m. Sept. 13 at home against Utica Eisenhower.

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Published September 10, 2019

FRASER — After securing some championships for the program last season, Fraser High’s cross country team has returned to action.

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Published September 6, 2019

TROY — Troy Athens football is off to a 2-0 start for the first time since 2011 after beating rival Troy High 42-0 Sept. 6 at Athens. With the loss, Troy is now 0-2 on the season and has failed to score a touchdown in either of its games.

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Published September 5, 2019

Troy Athens and Troy High football are set to renew their rivalry at 7 p.m. Sept. 6 at Athens. After winning just one game last season, Athens (1-0) got off to a good start this year, coming away with a 33-6 victory in its season opener against Detroit Old Redford at home Aug. 29.

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Published September 3, 2019

TROY — Last year, Troy Athens’ boys soccer team was enjoying a perfect season for the majority of its campaign.

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Published August 29, 2019

DETROIT — Clinton Township Chippewa Valley football started its 2019 season the same way it did last year, with a win against Saline High. This year’s version of the Big Reds came away with a 35-21 victory Aug. 29 at Wayne State University.

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Published August 29, 2019

MADISON HEIGHTS — Last season, Madison Heights Bishop Foley boys soccer finished at 10-8-2 overall and lost in the semifinal round of a Division 4 district tournament.

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Published August 28, 2019

Defending Division 1 state champion Clinton Township Chippewa Valley is set to kickoff the program’s 2019 football season at 7 p.m. Aug. 29 at Wayne State University against Saline High.

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Published August 28, 2019

METRO DETROIT — Concussions and head injuries have long been a part of football, but over the years, more information and increased education have been key to improving the overall safety of the game.

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Published August 21, 2019

METRO DETROIT — Despite all the advances in technology and the numerous options people have for entertainment, some hobbies never completely fade away — like slot car racing.

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Published August 8, 2019

METRO DETROIT — For student-athletes who are interested in a sport not considered mainstream, it can be challenging to find opportunities to participate at the NCAA level.

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Published August 1, 2019

METRO DETROIT — Despite “hanging on for dear life” on his first sailboat ride, more than 45 years later, Bloomfield Hills resident Bill Sutherland is still at it.

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Published July 23, 2019

TROY — For many people who played sports as a youth or an adult, they count coaches as some of the most influential people in their lives.

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Published July 22, 2019

BERKLEY — Earlier this year, 2011 Berkley High graduate Alex Gregorich’s life changed dramatically.

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