Skippers claim MCCAA state championship

The Lady Skippers defeated the Kalamazoo Valley Cougars 68-62 to win the Michigan Community College Athletic Association state championship title on March 2. The victory was SC4’s third MCCAA championship and the second championship of the season for this team, making their record 28-1. The scores stayed close during the first half, with the Skippers…

Sophmore’s last stand

Coach Mike Groulx and Coach Dale Vos honored their second year students with this season’s last home game against the Schoolcraft Ocelots. The recognition ceremony might have given the teams the boost they needed as the Lady Skippers won 97 to 60 and the men 90 to 74. The women took the court first with…

Dominance

Dominance DJ Palm Sport Editor The Lady Skippers have been nothing but dominant since the start of the season. Their first five games have been won by an average of 30 points, the narrowest margin of victory for the Lady Skippers, and oh yeah, they’re 5-0. That came last Tuesday Night with Lansing CC. Lady…

Men’s and Women’s basketball schedules

Men’s and Women’s basketball schedules Men’s home games: Wednesday, Nov. 7 @7:30 p.m. against Concordia University JV Tuesday, Nov. 13 @ 7:30 p.m. against Lambton College Friday, Dec. 7 @ 7:30 p.m. against Lakeland Community College Saturday, Dec. 15 @ 3 p.m. against Rochester College Saturday, Jan. 5@ 3 p.m. against Kirtland Community College Monday,…

Teisha Knott (#4) goes to the free throw line as her teammates looks on. Photo by Christian McGeachy

Lady Skippers lose at national championship

Christian McGeachy Sports Editor In every sport, there is always the team that has nothing to lose, but everything to gain. They are called the underdogs, dark horses, long shots and the Cinderella story. For St. Clair County Community College’s women’s basketball team, their clock had struck twelve. The Lady Skippers basketball team made it…

March Madness, NJCAA Style

Christian McGeachy Sports Editor As many sport fans know, March Madness is a big time of the year for many NCAA men’s basketball teams around the country. It has to come to my attention that the NJCAA does the same thing, but in a different fashion. Like the NCAA, the NJCAA has tournaments before the…

Defending home

Jesse Schienke Staff Writer In order to have success at any level of basketball, a team must defend its home floor. On the road, anything can happen, including things often out of that team’s control. At home, there are no excuses. A team must defend its home floor. And that’s exactly what the Lady Skippers…

Deion Stegall (#5) goes for the lay up against the #1 Mott Community College. Photo by Christian McGeachy

Heartbreak from #1

Christian McGeachy Sports Editor “We did everything we came here to do, except win the game,” Coach Dale Vos said. After a tough overtime loss to Oakland Community College earlier in the week, the St. Clair County Community College men’s basketball team faced the number one team in their division. On Feb. 18th, the SC4…