Ella Kleiver found the back of the net plenty of times this spring while helping the Williamston girls soccer team to a historic season that ended with a state championship. And Liz Bellinger helped set up numerous scoring chances from the midfield while helping the Hornets thrive.
Pewamo-Westphalia was the lone baseball team from Greater Lansing to make it to the final stages of the state tournament. And senior outfielder Tanner Wirth was one of the key components as the Pirates made their second state semifinal appearance in Division 3 in four years.
For Laingsburg's Kameron Stuckey, 9, third grade is also when he took second place in the state at the youth wrestling finals in Kalamazoo at the end of March. At the beginning of the season, Stuckey knew he had one goal in mind: to win at states.