06-27-2019 Tri-City Area Sports

NANCY MCKIE… AYSO U6 Sportsmanship Award for Spring 2019 presented on June 8. Coach Gonzalez commented that Nancy always came with a bright attitude and winning personality and that she was at every soccer game and practice giving her all.


LUKE PARIS… AYSO U6 Sportsmanship Award for Spring 2019 presented on June 8. Coach Cowgill commented that Luke is an outstanding kiddo and he came will-ing to learn at every soccer game and practice, willing to go the extra mile for his team.


ALIYAH GALVAN… AYSO U6 Sportsmanship Award for Spring 2019 presented on June 8. Coach Rowe commented that Aliyah always came with a smile and willingness to learn soccer. She was eager to help her team in anyway asked and she came to every game and practice with an eager spirit.

Coloma Press Box By Dave Vollrath

Zach Goodline caps fantastic high

school athletic career by winning top honor

On Friday, June 19 Coloma Comet graduate Zach Goodline capped his fantastic high school athletic career by being named this year’s top male athlete in Southwest Michigan by the Herald-Palladium newspaper. Zach had outstanding seasons in both football and his number one sport basketball in the 2018-19 school year.

Goodline is only the second male athlete competing for the Comets to earn this honor, which was first awarded in 1950. The first Comet to earn this award was Joel Carlson, who won the award following the 1968 school year. Joel was a three sport star for Coloma, standing out in football, basketball, and track.

Zach has earned seven varsity letters in his Comet career, as a 3-year starter in football, an