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Kirtland Hosts Firebird Invitational

The Kirtland Cross Country team hosted the 3rd annual Firebird invitational on Friday, September 21, 2012.  The Firebird men were led to victory by team captain Joe Jones (Gaylord).  Joe posted a first place finish with a time of 26 minutes and 47 seconds for the 8k race.  Second in for the Firebirds was freshman, Michael Sutton, (Harbor Springs) who was 3rd … [Read more...]

Kirtland Hosts Firebird Cross Country Invitational

The Kirtland Firebirds’ 2012-13 cross-country season is underway with both the Oakland University and Ferris State University’s Bulldog Invitationals under their belt.  On Friday, September 21, Kirtland is hosting a cross-country meet beginning at 3:00 pm.  The meet will be held on the main campus near Roscommon, beginning at the firing-range on F-97 and … [Read more...]

Firebirds Successful at Bulldog Invitational

Kirtland’s Lady Firebird’s acquitted themselves very well at the Ray Helsing Bulldog Invite.  The meet also included teams from Wayne County Community College, Alpena CC and Ferris State University.  Kirtland’s women were again led by Dana Neumann (Ellsworth) who finished 2nd among community college competitors and 11th overall in the 21-women meet.  Her … [Read more...]

Kirtland Firebirds Open Cross-County Season

The Firebird men’s cross-country team opened the season by competing at Oakland University at the Golden Grizzly Invitational.  Michael Sutton (Harbor Springs) led all Kirtland runners by finishing 39th in the 72-man field.  His time over the 6K course was 21:32.  Evan Thomas (Roscommon) finished 42nd in 21:43, while Joe Jones (Gaylord) also posted a 21:43.  … [Read more...]

Kirtland Community College Firebirds MCCAA Conference Play Underway

The Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) basketball teams began MCCAA conference action in January and both women’s and men’s standings are included below. Make sure to check out the Firebirds in action: Womens Basketbal Wed Jan 18 v. Macomb CC, Home @ 5:30p Sat Jan 28 v. Delta CC, Home @ 1:00p Mens Basketball Wed Jan 18 v. Macomb CC, Home … [Read more...]

KCC Basketball Standout Joins Harlem Ambassadors

Former Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) Firebirds basketball player Nick Simpson (Bay City) is now a member of the Harlem Ambassadors basketball troupe.  The Harlem Ambassadors deliver motivational messages and show-stopping performances at school assemblies and charity basketball games to support local organizations such as Boys and Girls Club, … [Read more...]

KCC Lady Firebirds Take Two in Oppy Tournament

The Lady Firebirds performed an incredible feat during the Thanksgiving weekend Oppy Tourney by winning two basketball games with only two hours of rest between games.  The Firebirds put forth a solid showing beating Alma’s JV Scots 70-53 and the Mid-Michigan Lady Lakers 64-49. In game one against Alma, all nine Lady ‘Birds contributed on both offense and … [Read more...]

KCC Basketball Teams Top MCCAA Standings

The Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) basketball teams currently top the MCCAA basketball standings, with both the men’s and women’s team sporting unbeaten non-conference records.  Conference action will begin in January. The Athletic Director can be contacted at richard.silverman@kirtland.edu or 989-275-5000, ext. 385.  For more information on the … [Read more...]

KCC Mens Basketball Now 3-0

The Kirtland Community College (Kirtland) men’s basketball team made it three wins in a row upsetting Northwood’s JV by a score of 69-64 to remain unbeaten.  Coach Ty McGregor summarized the victory by saying, “Bottom line is, we won ugly.  We struggled shooting from the field and missed 16 free throws. The season is young, but we must continue to get better … [Read more...]

KCC’s Brown Posts Impressive Showing at National Championship

Titus Brown of Fairview finished a successful season by competing at the NJCAA National Cross-Country Championship in Hobbs, New Mexico.  Brown posted an impressive time of 28:42.58 over the 8K course, finishing Nationals in 91st place out of a field of 355 total runners.  A winning time of 25:22.08 was posted by Kemoy Campbell of South Plains College of … [Read more...]