By Gavin Raath
SWARTZ CREEK, Michigan — Someone asked me at the start of the Holly/Swartz Creek game on Friday night, “why did you come to this game?” I chuckled in response, but wanted to say to that Holly fan, “because I think Creek wins this one.”
Holly is without two key transfers in Thomas Lovachis and Josh Fugate, but should have been the favorite in this game. But at home, and with its new coach Jeremy Trent looking to send a message against the conference’s best, I had hunch it would go another way.
After a low scoring game that saw Creek outscore Holly the last three quarters to secure the win, I would say Coach Trent’s message was received — and the Metro had better serve notice. (more…)