scottnovak, Author at Leader Publications

Brandywine HS

Bucks, Bobcats and Vikings all have trio of players on first team

The top three teams in the final BCS Athletic Conference Red Division girls basketball standings each had three players named first-team all-division for 2020-21. Read more

by Scott Novak, Tuesday, May 18, 2021 1:37 pm

high school soccer

Roundup: Bucks top Bobcats, Niles beats Bridgman

Scotland Philip scored four goals and added three assists to lead the Buchanan soccer team to a 7-1 win over host Brandywine in BCS Athletic ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Tuesday, May 18, 2021 11:32 am

High school golf

Roundup: Rangers win Southwest 10 Conference golf championship

The Cassopolis golf team put the finishing touches on its Southwest 10 Conference championship Thursday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Monday, May 17, 2021 7:11 pm

Brandywine HS

Roundup: Eddies 3-0 at Clay Invitational

The Edwardsburg softball team went 3-0 at the South Bend Clay Invitational on Saturday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Monday, May 17, 2021 4:03 pm

High school softball

Dowagiac caps busy weekend with River Valley Invitational title

The Dowagiac softball team capped a busy couple of days with a tournament championship on Saturday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Sunday, May 16, 2021 3:22 pm

High school tennis

Bobcats win eighth consecutive BCS girls tennis championship

No other school has ever won a BCS Athletic Conference girls tennis championship in the league’s history other than Brandywine. Read more

by Scott Novak, Friday, May 14, 2021 1:29 pm

Scoreboard

Daily Data: Friday, May 14

TENNIS BCS Conference Tournament At Leeper Park, South Bend Team scores Brandywine 59, 2. Niles 54, 3. Buchanan 53, 4. South Haven 30, 5. Berrien ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Friday, May 14, 2021 8:40 am

High school softball

Niles, Buchanan split BCS softball doubleheader

Offense was the name of the game as visiting Buchanan and Niles split a BCS Athletic Conference doubleheader at Vella Park Tuesday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Wednesday, May 12, 2021 3:41 pm

Buchanan HS

Buchanan and Niles square off to battle cancer

When visiting Buchanan and Niles get together to play a BCS Athletic Conference doubleheader today, there will be more on the line than a couple ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 6:32 am

Scoreboard

Daily Data: Friday, May 7

SOFTBALL DOWAGIAC 14-14, BRANDYWINE 4-2 At Dowagiac First Game Brandywine     000      04 – 4 6 1 Dowagiac        132      71 – 14 15 2 Jessie Hulett ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Thursday, May 6, 2021 11:19 pm

Scoreboard

Daily Data: Tuesday, May 4

TENNIS BRANDYWINE 8, BERRIEN SPRINGS 0 At Niles Singles Jessica Williamson (BW) d. Betsy Mrgo 6-0, 6-1; 2. Hannah Earles (BW) d. Isabella Hertsel 6-0, ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 6:12 pm

High school golf

Chieftains turn in best score of the season

Despite shooting its best score of the season, the Dowagiac golf team finished third at the Wolverine tri-match it hosted at Hampshire Country Club on ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Monday, May 3, 2021 4:04 pm

High school sports

PHOTO GALLERY: Busy weekend for local sports teams

There was plenty of high school sports action on Friday and Saturday as teams continued league play and hosted tournaments. Read more

by Scott Novak, Sunday, May 2, 2021 9:16 am

High school baseball

Veteran Niles Coach Vota reaches career milestone

Veteran Niles baseball coach Mike Vota earned his 400th career victory against cross-town rival Brandywine Tuesday evening. Read more

by Scott Novak, Saturday, May 1, 2021 7:27 pm

High school golf

PHOTO GALLERY: 2021 Leader Cup

Four the first time in four years, there was a new champion at the Leader Cup. hosted by Niles at Orchard Hills Country Club and ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Thursday, April 29, 2021 10:12 am

High school baseball

PHOTO GALLERY: Niles sweeps Brandywine

Host Niles defeated cross-town rival Brandywine 13-3 in both games of the BCS Athletic Conference Red Division doubleheader Tuesday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 6:31 pm

High school golf

Niles wins 2021 Leader Cup championship

For the first time in four years, the Leader Cup has a new champion. Read more

by Scott Novak, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 5:28 pm

High school baseball

Niles’ Vota picks up 400th career victory

Veteran Niles baseball coach Mike Vota earned his 400th career victory against cross-town rival Brandywine Tuesday evening. Read more

by Scott Novak, Wednesday, April 28, 2021 2:12 pm

High school softball

Chieftains, Eddies split Wolverine Conference doubleheader

Host Edwardsburg and Dowagiac split a Wolverine Conference doubleheader on Friday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Monday, April 26, 2021 10:39 pm

High school golf

Emenaker leads Edwardsburg to jamboree victory

Led by medalist Ethan Emenaker, the Edwardsburg boys golf team captured the Wolverine Conference Jamboree hosted by Dowagiac at Hampshire Country Club on Thursday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Sunday, April 25, 2021 2:16 pm

high school soccer

Dowagiac blanks short-handed Buchanan

Visiting Dowagiac rebounded from its first loss of the season with an 8-0 non-conference win over a short-handed Buchanan squad on Friday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Sunday, April 25, 2021 1:59 pm

High school softball

Dowagiac, Niles 2-1 at Chieftain softball tourney

Both Niles and host Dowagiac were 2-1 at the Chieftain Invitational Softball Tournament on Saturday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:11 pm

high school soccer

Dowagiac 1-1 at Chieftain Invitational

The Dowagiac girls soccer team remained unbeaten by going 1-0-1 at its own Chieftain Invitational on Saturday. Read more

by Scott Novak, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 1:42 pm

High school basketball

PHOTO GALLERY: Edwardsburg falls in regional title game

Visiting Wayland pull away in the fourth quarter of Wednesday night’s Division 2 Regional championship game to knock off Edwardsburg 61-48. Read more

by Scott Novak, Wednesday, March 31, 2021 9:59 pm

High school basketball

Eddies end Bucks’ perfect season

Unable to handle the speed and pressure of the Edwardsburg defense, the perfect season for the Buchanan Bucks came to a crashing halt at the ... Read more

by Scott Novak, Tuesday, March 30, 2021 1:01 pm

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