Volleyball, soccer also pick up wins

MARCELLUS — The Rangers rolled up 43 first-half points in complete domination of the Wildcats, who crossed midfield just one time.

Cassopolis rushed for 252 yards and threw for another 67, while the Ranger defense held Marcellus to just 17 yards of total offense.

Quarterback Dylan Green turned in a big game as he rushed for 89 yards and scored on runs of 26 and 41 yards. Green was also 8-of-10 for 67 yards and a 13-yard touchdown pass to Tyrese Hunt-Thompson.

Thompson added a six-yard touchdown run.

J.J. Hart, Owen Gardner and Cerious Wilson added rushing touchdowns.

Defensively for the Rangers, Ahsan Hart and Hunter Parsons both finished with seven tackles, while Green, Darrion Gatson, Hart, Skylar McKee and Samson Yuhas all recovered fumbles as the Wildcats turned the ball over five times.

Cassopolis returns home to host Hartford for homecoming Friday night. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.


The Rangers swept Hartford 3-0 in Southwest 10 Conference volleyball Tuesday night.

Cassopolis is now 17-2-1 on the season and 7-0 in conference play.

The Rangers were the runners-up at the River Valley Invitational on Saturday after losing to Dowagiac in the finals.

The Chieftains have handed Cassopolis both of its losses this season.


Cassopolis picked up a pair of wins this week as it defeated Brandywine 6-1 and Howardsville Christian 3-1.

Both were non-conference matches.

Brett Williams scored a pair of goals against Howardsville, while Todd Bussey also scored.

The Rangers are now 10-6-2.

Berrien County

Berrien County Commissioners sign resolution asking state to restore county revenue share


Niles Renaissance Faire to return in May

Berrien County

United Way of Southwest Michigan’s director of advocacy chosen for selective statewide advocacy program


Salvation Army receives grant from The Pokagon Fund for emergency financial assistance


South Bend man injured in Edwardsburg car vs train accident


School, community partner to bring bikes to Buchanan students


Edwardsburg church collecting donations for southwest Michigan veterans


Niles native calls for photography submissions


Video shows altercation at flag football game in Niles

Breaking News

Fire contained at former Niles Inn

Brandywine Education

Former Brandywine teacher charged with accosting a minor for immoral purposes, use of a computer to commit a felony

Berrien County

COVID-19 UPDATE: Berrien County reports two COVID-19 deaths

Berrien County

4-H announces alumni, supporters walking challenge


Ballard Elementary, Niles High School to remain remote through end of the week


Niles real estate agent named Realtor of the Year


Evergreen Road special assessment district created

Cass County

Cass County millages on the ballot for May 4


Dowagiac announces March students of the month


Local provisioning centers celebrate cannabis holiday with sales, overcome software snags

Berrien County

COVID-19 UPDATE: Michigan reports 799,140 cases, 16,986 deaths


DUS to install classroom phones in elementary schools, high school

Berrien County

Berrien County 4-H Leaders Association sets annual meeting


DUS Board of Education honors Class of 2021 Top 10


Buchanan HCU member center lands new leadership