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Dow hockey team gives Blasy his first SVL title

By the Midland Daily News The Dow High hockey team gave coach Dick Blasy Jr. an emotional victory on Friday night, defeating Davison 2-1 at the Midland Civic Arena to earn the Chargers’ first Saginaw Valley League hockey championship in Blasy’s 12-year tenure. Dow’s last SVL title before this year came at some point under

Dow Bowling Defeats Powers

The Dow High Boys Varsity Bowling Team won (21-9) against Flint Powers in a meet that was held in Bay City Tuesday evening. Dow High won both Baker Games and 9 of the individual games.  Dow bowled a 244 Baker game, which was the highest Baker game of the year for Dow and 4th highest

Lady Chargers 76, Arthur Hill 35: Chargers clinch a share of SVL North title

Kyle J. Rodriguez | The Midland Dow girls basketball team clinched a share of the SVL North with a win on Tuesday, defeating Arthur Hill 76-35. Five girls finished with double-digit scoring, led by Asjia Blanton’s 13 points and seven rebounds. Kaylee Wasco added 10 points and 14 rebounds, while Ellie Taylor added 12

Dow Bowling gets a victory over FSWA

The Dow High Boys Varsity Bowling Team won (28 ½ – 1 ½) against Flint Southwestern in a meet that was held in Mt. Pleasant on Saturday, February 14. Dow High won both Baker Games and 8 of the individual games.  One game was a tie for Jamison Pnacek with a score of 188.  He

Dow hockey prevails in OT over Midland High, 4-3

Fred Kelly The Dow High-Midland High hockey rivalry has produced some wild and wacky games over the years. And Wednesday’s showdown was one of the wildest and wackiest in recent memory. The Chargers dominated the first 49 minutes, saw the Chemics mount a thrilling comeback in the final two minutes of regulation, then prevailed

Dow cheerleaders have successful week

By the Midland Daily News The Dow High varsity and junior varsity cheerleaders had a successful day at the Mason Invitational last Saturday. The Dow varsity team broke the school record of 228.5 in their first cheer by posting a score of 230.9. The Chargers placed fifth in their division out of 13 teams, and

No. 6 Chargers defeat Chemics in swimming, 147-36

Dan Chalk Midland Daily News Junior Nehemiah Mork and the Dow High swim team finished their dual meet season with an exclamation point on Thursday, and now the Chargers are ready to write another important chapter in the postseason. With a 147-36 victory over Midland High at the Dow pool, the Chargers, ranked sixth in

Taylor’s 25 points lead Dow girls to huge SVL North win over Chemics

Fred Kelly With Midland High hitting shots at an incredible clip lately, Dow High needed a big response. The Chargers found that answer in sophomore guard Ellie Taylor. Taylor played arguably the best game of her young varsity career on Friday, pouring in a game-high 25 points to lead Dow to a 60-47 comeback

5 Dow Wrestlers Advance to Regional

For Dow, two wrestlers placed third and three ended up fourth to move on to regionals. Qualifying for the Chargers were Austin Reim (152) and Dustin Fletcher (125) in third, and Ben Lamb (119), Hunter Clipper (160), and Brent Booth (215) in fourth. “I was pleasantly surprised,” said Chargers’ coach Gary Hollingshead. “I was hopeful

Dow defeats Grand Haven in hockey

By the Midland Daily News GRAND HAVEN — Dow High scored three goals in the second period to secure a 4-1 victory over Grand Haven in nonconference hockey on Friday. Grand Haven started off the first period with its only goal for the night. Dow’s Tanner Hitchcock then tied the game with an unassisted goal