Entries for July 2020

Neitzel Finds Way Back to High School Hoops

Neitzel Finds Way Back to High School Hoops
Friday, July 31, 2020
Drew Neitzel is a self-proclaimed basketball junkie. So when the opportunity arose to reconnect with the high school basketball scene, the former Mr. Basketball and Michigan State standout didn’t think twice.
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Rep Council Approves Phased-In Fall

Rep Council Approves Phased-In Fall
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
The Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association today approved the next steps in returning sports for member schools, adopting a plan to phase in competition for Fall sports in hopes of continuing to deter the spread of COVID-19.
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Nichols Lends Winning Past to West's Present

Nichols Lends Winning Past to West's Present
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Thirteen Novembers ago, Drew Nichols, then a senior captain, took a bus ride home from Troy High School with the Traverse City West boys soccer team.  The Division 1 boys soccer championship trophy was happily along for the ride as the Titans had just beaten Livon...
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Fall 2020 to Proceed with Fall Sports

Fall 2020 to Proceed with Fall Sports
Friday, July 17, 2020
Michigan High School Athletic Association member schools will begin the 2020-21 school year playing Fall sports as traditionally scheduled, but with contingency concepts for potential interruptions due to the spread of COVID-19.
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Miss Tennis Serving Now as 'Hero Coach'

Miss Tennis Serving Now as 'Hero Coach'
Friday, July 17, 2020
One high school match continues to stick out for Kathleen Hawkins.  She played it not as a senior, but as a sophomore, and not to win one of her three MHSAA Finals championships for Kalamazoo Hackett Catholic Central, but just to get a chance to claim the first....
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Joplin Always Has Known Value of Home

Joplin Always Has Known Value of Home
Thursday, July 9, 2020
It is no accident that Stan Joplin has never ventured too far from his hometown of Milan on the border of Monroe and Washtenaw Counties in extreme southeast Michigan. In fact, that has been by design.
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NFHS Offers Pixellots, School Support

NFHS Offers Pixellots, School Support
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
As high schools nationwide continue to deal with the fallout from COVID-19 and make plans for the restarting of activities this fall, the NFHS Network – the leader in streaming live and on-demand high school sports – has announced an unprecedented offer for ...
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More Football Classic on FOX Sports Detroit

More Football Classic on FOX Sports Detroit
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Another series of MHSAA Football Finals “Classics” will be shown on FOX Sports Detroit on Friday.
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Choose the Right Sports Medicine Expert

Choose the Right Sports Medicine Expert
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
If you're an athlete, chances are you'll require specialized care from a health professional during your career. Confused about the differences between athletic trainers, sports medicine physicians and exercise physiologists, among other experts? You're not alone!
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