Phil Friend, Lansing StateJournal

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Lansing StateJournal

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Recent:
  • Lansing StateJournal
  • BattleCreek Enquirer
  • thetimesherald
  • Livingston Daily
Past:
  • Detroit Free Press
  • Monroe News
  • USA TODAY
  • WZZM 13 On Your Side
  • C&P Top News
  • Indianapolis Star
  • The Courier-Journal

Recent articles by Phil:

Replay: No. 9 Michigan State football moves to 7-0 with 20-15 win over Indiana

The Spartans are 6-0 and ranked ninth in the nation as they look to avenge last year's loss to Indiana. Follow along for updates. → Read More

Turning point, unsung hero in Michigan State's win over Indiana

It was ugly football in long stretches Saturday, but the Spartan defense made big plays when it mattered and The Tyler Hunt Drive ended with a MSU TD. → Read More

Lansing area high school football scores for Week 8

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates from the Week 8 games in the Lansing area. → Read More

Enquirer area high school football scores for Week 8

Follow along for up-to-the-minute updates from all of the Week 8 high school football games. → Read More

Blue Water Area high school football scores for Week 8

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates from the Week 8 high school football games. → Read More

Livingston County high school football scores for Week 8

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates on this week's high school football action in Livingston County. → Read More

Turning point, unsung hero in Michigan State football's victory over Rutgers

Kenneth Walker's long run, Angelo Grose's big hits play role in Michigan State's win over Rutgers. → Read More

Live updates: No. 11 Michigan State football vs. Rutgers in Big Ten clash

MSU turned the ball over seven times in last year's loss to Rutgers. The Spartans look for revenge today in Piscataway. Follow along for updates. → Read More

Girls golf regional: Port Huron Northern, Almont advance to state finals

Along with Northern, Almont also qualified for the girls golf state finals in D4. Marysville senior Addison Wallace also qualified as an individual. → Read More

Football roundup: Richmond, Marysville fall in Friday night setbacks

The highlights from Friday night's high school football action. → Read More

Lansing area high school football scores for Week 7

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates from the Week 7 games in the Lansing area. → Read More

Enquirer area high school football scores for Week 7

Follow along for up-to-the-minute updates from all of the Week 7 high school football games. → Read More

Blue Water Area high school football scores for Week 7

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates from the Week 7 high school football games. → Read More

Lansing area high school football scores for Week 6

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates from the Week 6 games in the Lansing area. → Read More

Enquirer area high school football scores for Week 6

Follow along for up-to-the-minute updates from all of the Week 6 high school football games. → Read More

Blue Water Area high school football scores for Week 6

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates from the Week 6 high school football games. → Read More

Port Huron Northern girls golf eyeing titles

Huskies can clinch Macomb Area Red crown on Tuesday, then look to earn spot at states with a top-three finish at regionals on Thursday. → Read More

Turning point, unsung hero in Michigan State football's 23-20 overtime win over Nebraska

Michigan State's offense was shut down in the second half, but key plays by Jayden Reed and Chester Kimbrough helped the Spartans beat Nebraska. → Read More

Live updates: No. 21 Michigan State football vs. Nebraska

The Spartans are flying high, entering the national rankings after beating Miami. Can they keep momentum going vs. Nebraska? Follow along for updates. → Read More

Lansing area high school football scores for Week 5

Follow along for up-to-the-minute score updates from the Week 5 games in the Lansing area. → Read More