UNDATED (WHTC) - Results from Friday night’s high school football action: Unity Christian 21, Holland 0; Zeeland West 52, Holland Christian 20; West Ottawa 27, East Grand Rapids 23; Zeeland East 14, Hudsonville 12; Byron Center 46, Hamilton 10; Decatur 27, Saugatuck 20; and Hartford 14, Fennville 7. Next Friday evening at 6:40 PM, hear the Forest Hills Central at Zeeland East game on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live, or the Hartford at Saugatuck contest on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live.
Hope College entertains Millikin in the Flying Dutchmen’s home football opener on Saturday afternoon. Coverage on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live begins at 1:10 PM.
Grand Valley State welcomes Truman State to Luebbers Stadium in Allendale on Saturday night.
State major college football on Saturday includes home matinees for Michigan State versus Youngstown State and Michigan against Akron, while Eastern Michigan has a daytime contest at Rutgers. Evening road action beckons for Western Michigan at Northwestern and Central Michigan at Nevada-Las Vegas.
Prince Fielder and Torii Hunter each drove in three runs as the Tigers defeated visiting Kansas City on Friday night, 6-3. Detroit’s magic number to clinch its third straight AL Central title is now 10 heading into Saturday evening’s contest versus the Royals at Comerica Park. Hear the game on 1450 WHTC, starting at 6:40 PM.
Anthony Rizzo’s two-run homer off of ex-Tiger Jason Grilli in the seventh inning enabled the Cubs to win at Pittsburgh on Friday night, 5-4. The series at PNC Park continues on Saturday evening.
Eight Cleveland pitchers scattered nine White Sox hits and struck out a dozen Pale Hose batters, as the visiting Indians won on the South Side on Friday afternoon, 3-1. The series at US Cellular Field continues on Saturday evening.