Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Sarah Boyle, a local cross country coach, will compete at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross Country Challenge Saturday.
Cleary University Women’s Cross Country Coach Sarah Boyle is used to wearing red, white and blue. After all, they are the school’s colors. The next time she dons those colors, there will be one big difference – the letters USA will be on her uniform. Boyle, a Brighton resident, has been selected as one of nine women to represent the United States at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross County Challenge in Scotland, on Saturday. Teams from across Europe compete at three different distances. The opportunity arose after Boyle competed in the U.S. Club Cross Country Championships in Lexington, Kentucky in early December. “I had never run the U.S. Club Cross Country race before and wanted to give it a shot because it was a more competitive race,” …
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
High school girls and boys cross-country teams won their meets Tuesday night.
—Submitted by Coaches Robert Ritsema and Kristi Matuszewski The Brighton High School boys cross-country team defeated Pinckney 25-30 Tuesday night. The team was lead by Tim Jurick followed by Nick Costello, Tyler Partridge, Eric Evans and Chris Wernette. The Brighton girls, not to be outdone, also defeated the Pinckney Pirates, 22-37. Elizabeth Kingshott (19:46), Hayley Williamson (19:58) and Allison Lunau (20:03) led the Bulldogs to victory. Both the boys and girls teams compete on Saturday at the Portage Invitational in the Kalamazoo area.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Check out the weather, fuel prices and more for Oct. 4, 2011.
Here are five tidbits of news and information we hope you'll find useful or entertaining. And remember, always included in this Monday-Friday feature is a video from someone wishing everyone "good morning" as part of a message to our community. Today's message comes from the Brighton High School girls cross-country team. Go Dogs! Today will be sunny with a high of 71 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Tonight will be mostly clear with a low of 47 degrees. Here's a quick survey of the lowest per-gallon prices for regular gasoline in the Brighton area as of Monday night, according to DetroitGasPrices.com via GasBuddy.com: Help your child develop prereading skills by jumping, giggling and jiving from 10:30-11 a.m. today at …