Player of the Year

Sophomore Kelser honored for hard work and consistency By Casey Spencer, Sports Editor Kelser puts up the three… and knocks it down! Kelser drives the lane… and finishes! These phrases acted out all year by men’s basketball sophomore guard Walt Kelser. “We moved Walt to the point guard position, and from there, his game really took […]

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Bounce back

Last second shot drives Ocelots past Hawks, 71-66 By Casey Spencer, Sports Editor Schoolcraft’s five-game win streak was snapped Feb. 3 by Oakland Community College but the Ocelots bounced back into the win column in epic fashion with a 71–66 win against the Hawks of Henry Ford. Thanks to a last second shot from freshman […]

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Ocelots stay strong till the end

Women’s basketball beats Macomb in OT  By Lauren Engelhardt, Staff Writer  Schoolcraft’s Women’s basketball team defeated the 11th ranked Macomb Monarchs 57-52 in thrilling overtime Jan 24 to stay perfect in the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Eastern Conference.   The Lady Ocelots entered the game against the Monarchs ready for battle. Both teams sit on top of the Eastern Conference undefeated but ultimately one team would suffer their first conference […]

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Men’s basketball clips Macomb, 91-84

By Lauren Engelhardt, Staff Writer  With two consecutive wins against Delta (Jan. 17) and St. Clair (Jan. 20), the men’s basketball team extended their win streak by beating the Macomb Monarchs (9-8, 2-3), 91-84 Jan. 24 in a Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) Eastern Conference matchup.   Schoolcraft’s Donovan Williams set the tone early in the game by scoring two baskets for the Ocelot’s. Soon after, Macomb responded and tied the game.   The first half consisted of each team going head […]

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Pink Zone sweep

Ocelots declaw Wildcats in double header for charity By Casey Spencer, Sports Editor   The power of pink was evident Wednesday at Schoolcraft’s 10th annual Pink Zone game  benefiting the Play4Kay foundation as both basketball teams dominated the Wayne County Community College District (WCCC) Wildcats. In the month of February, colleges across the country do […]

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Men’s basketball opens season 2-1

By Nick Misiak Staff Writer Last season, Schoolcraft Men’s Basketball team’s season came to an abrupt end when the Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCAA) regular season champion Ocelots lost to Wayne County Community College in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) District 10 Tournament Semi-Final 71-70. Despite not qualifying for the NJCAA National […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Slow Start

Women’s basketball loses six games, continues to search for first victory By James Paxson, Sports Editor The 2016-17 Women’s Basketball season is off to a rocky start. Within the first six games of the season the Ocelots are still in search of their first win. Most recently the lady Ocelots have fallen to Kalamazoo Valley […]

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