Holland Christian’s Kyle Steigenga has NBA-level advice just a phone call away

December 10, 2012 in High School

By Patrick Hayes The last name ‘Steigenga’ should be a familiar one to people who have followed basketball in Michigan over the years — Matt Steigenga won the 1988 Mr. [...]

Game Balls Week 1: Our weekly high school hoops honor roll

December 9, 2012 in Game Balls, High School

Welcome to a new weekly feature at BallinMichigan. Every Sunday, we’ll do this ‘honor roll’ post highlighting some of the top high school performances from around the state during the [...]

2012-13 Grand Rapids area HS basketball preview

December 7, 2012 in High School

In our college basketball previews last month, we were able to take a close-up look at every college team in the state. Obviously, with mainly a staff of one right now, [...]

2012-13 Division III Basketball Preview: Hope tries to repeat as MIAA champs despite losing two all-conference players

October 12, 2012 in Division III

It’s hard to believe, but college basketball season is almost here. This week, we’ll preview Michigan’s eight Division III schools. By Patrick Hayes At a glance Coach: Matt Neil, third season [...]

West Michigan Christian hires new coach

August 3, 2012 in High School

By Patrick Hayes Kyle Mastenbrook‘s job won’t be easy, following in the footsteps of a coach who won five state titles and has 500 coaching wins in his career at [...]

The Ultimate All-Area HS Basketball Roundup

April 23, 2012 in All-Area, Cover Story, High School

Editor’s Note: Virtually every newspaper covering high school basketball in the state does some variation of an all-area team. This is our best effort to compile all of those 2012 [...]

Class of 2012 Signings Tracker

April 13, 2012 in High School, Signings Tracker

This post will be continuously updated whenever we learn of new high school players in Michigan signing with colleges. If you’ve signed with a college or know someone who has [...]