BHHS Girls Swimmers Demetra Bicos (grade 11), Meghan Hunt (grade 12), Caley Pitts (grade 12), and Brooke Thompson (grade 12)represented BHHS at the MHSAA Division 1 State Championships. Bicos set another school record in the 500 Free while finishing 11th with a time of 5:09.80. Bicos also swam the 200 IM in 2:12:06 to place 13th. Thompson got an All-State time in the 50 Free, finishing 6th with a time of 24:09. Thompson also finished 10th in the 100 free at 52:48. Additionally, the 400 Free relay team of Hunt, Pitts, Bicos, and Thompson went to the finals, ending up 16th with a time of 3:45.56. Congratulations to the BHHS Girls State Swim & Dive Team!
BHHS Girls Divers Faith Judge (grade 11), Taryn Saroken (grade 11), Noelle Simonelli (grade 12), and Eleen Vaupel (grade 11) made the Regional team. The divers all scored well in the preliminaries: Judge at 285.30, Saroken 283.65, Simonelli at 268.40, and Vaupel at 263.30. Congratulations to our Regional divers!
BHHS Boys Ice Hockey kicked off the season under new Head Coach DJ Fichter. The team came out on the short end of the final score against Clarkston, but the players focused on developing unity, passion, and a love of the game. The next game will be away on November 30 at 7:30 p.m. against South Lyon Unified (10540 Citation Dr, Brighton, MI). Full Boys Varsity Ice Hockey schedule here.
The Bloomfield-Birmingham Unified Girls Varsity Ice Hockey Team opened the season away against perennial powerhouse Ann Arbor Pioneer with a shorthanded roster. The two teams went to a 3-3 overtime tie. Goalie Elizabeth Culbertson (Grade 12, Birmingham) took 36 shots on goal and held an incredible save percentage of .917 for the night. Ali Somero (grade 10, BHHS) scored two goals. Head Coach Mick Singlyn noted that Lili Ehrman (grade 10, BHHS) played both sides of the puck with a remarkable 48 out of 53 minutes on the ice. The next game will be home at the Detroit Skate Club (888 Denison Ct, Bloomfield Hills) at 7 p.m. against Plymouth-Canton-Salem. Full Girls Unified Varsity Ice Hockey schedule here.