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2016 Alumni Event!!!

  There where over  40 Alumni that came to the Alumni Games that took place on December 27th. Former student athletes from girls basketball, boys basketball and hockey games all took part in games versus each other. Over 30 All Academic, All Catholics, All League, All District and All State players showed up for the […]

Hockey Tops Riverview!!!

Host Riverview Gabriel Richard squared off with in-city foe Riverview in the second game of its Christmas Tournament semifinals on Tuesday at Yack Arena in Wyandotte. The Pioneers (3-8) dominated the Pirates (1-8-1) by a score of 9-2 and advanced to face Wyandotte Roosevelt on Wednesday in the championship game. Both squads currently use Yack […]

Pioneers Hockey Plays Great…But Falls in OT to DCD!!!

  The Pioneers Hockey team played a spirited game when they traveled to Detroit Country Day. The young GR team would play great for three periods only to fall short against the Yellow-jacketsin overtime 2-1. “Our program is young and even though our record may not show…we are a pretty good hockey team.” Coach Desana […]

Hockey Falls in Thriller!!!

Things were looking bleak for Divine Child on Wednesday night as it entered the third period against Riverview Gabriel Richard down by a goal. The Falcons were missing their two senior captains and had already been shut out for two periods. However, thanks to a dramatic third-period goal and a spotless overtime, host Divine Child […]

Hockey Wins Alpena Tournament

The Pioneer Hockey team took home some hardware as they won the Huron Shores Classic Tournament in Alpena. Game one saw Gabriel Richard open up with the host team Alpena in front of a charged up crowd. Junior, Goalie Nolan Kopytko stopped all 32 shots and propelled GR to a 2-0 victory. Senior, Brendan Holbird […]

2016-2017 Pioneer Hockey Preview

The 2015-16 season turned out to be another strong year for Richard, as the team went 17-11 overall. In the playoffs, the Pioneers reached the regional championship game, but suffered a heart-breaking loss in triple overtime to Gibraltar Carlson. Veteran Richard Coach Rick DeSana is back at the helm this winter and the seniors he […]

2015-2016 News Herald Hockey Team

  The News Herald selected their 2015-2016 Hockey Team. Several Pioneers where named to the first and second team. Senior, John Ames was named to the first team and Zach Nichols was named to the second team while Jack Skarzynski and Zach Gilreath where named to the third team. Receiving honorable mentions where Zach Frescura, […]

2015-2016 All State Hockey

Congratulations to the Pioneers Hockey players who where announced on the 2015-16 Michigan High School Hockey Coaches’ Association All-State team.     FIRST TEAM DEFENSEMEN     John Ames, Gabriel Richard Catholic       SECOND TEAM HONORABLE MENTION Zach Nichols, Gabriel Richard Catholic

Hockey Falls in OT!!!

Talk about an overtime thriller. The Carlson and Riverview Gabriel Richard hockey teams played to three overtimes in Saturday’s regional final. Yes, three. Payton Auer was the unsung hero for his team, scoring two unanswered goals and propelling his Marauders to a 3-2 victory. The goal secured a regional title for Carlson and secured the […]

Hockey Advances to Regional Finals

They say a three-goal lead is a dangerous thing. On Thursday evening the Gabriel Richard hockey team came dangerously close to seeing its three-goal lead slip away. But, they hung on for the win and moved one step closer to the end prize of the MHSAA state playoffs. The Pioneers met up with Grosse Ile […]



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