From bittersweet to heartbreak

Women’s basketball falls short in turnaround season By Cameron Gwinn, Staff Writer The Schoolcraft women’s basketball season came to an abrupt end on March 10 in the semi-finals of the National Junior Community College Athletic Association District H Tournament against Delta College. Unfortunately for this team it ended too quickly. The start of the 2016-17…

Abrupt ending

Men’s basketball out for the count By James Paxson, Sports Editor After a brilliant year of amazing highlights and impressive freshmen the Schoolcraft men’s basketball season ends in an upset against Wayne County Community College on Thursday March 8. Schoolcraft ended the season losing in the quarterfinals of the tournament after having a regular season…

Wolverine sadness

Michigan will not make it to the Final Four By James Paxson, Sports Editor The past two weeks have been an extreme look at how a team can go from possibly not making the National College Athletic Association March Madness tournament to now being an upset pick to beat the University of Louisville in the…

Wood chopped  

Women’s basketball moves on to semifinals in district tournament By: James Paxson, Sports Editor On Tuesday, March 7, 2017, the Schoolcraft Ocelots won a dominating quarterfinal playoff game against the Alpena Community College Lumberjacks by a score of 71-45. Schoolcraft controlled the game after the end of the first quarter and the second half become…

Three-peat

Men’s Basketball wins third consecutive MCCAA title By Cameron Gwinn, Staff Writer For the third consecutive year, the Ocelots finished the regular season at the top of the standings. With an overall record of 22-5 and a Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) Eastern Conference record of 14-2, it’s no surprise that the Ocelots claimed…

Statement win

Men’s basketball wins big, secures post season berth By Jason Green, Staff Writer Nearly one month ago on Jan. 11, 2017, the Ocelots fell to Henry Ford College Hawks in a close game, 83-80. After losing that game, the team was looking for revenge. Schoolcraft (9-2,17-5) wanted to come out on Saturday, Feb. 11, and…

Breezing past the competition

Ocelots overtake Raiders, 95-51 By Cameron Gwinn, Staff Writer   The Women’s Basketball team bounced back after their loss Macomb (Jan. 28), winning two straight against Alpena (Feb. 1) and Wayne County (Feb. 4). The team was looking to continue their streak against the Oakland Community College (OCC) Raiders Feb. 8, 2017 and was able…