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2018 Scholar-Athlete Applications Online

2018 Scholar-Athlete Applications Online
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
One of the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s most popular programs, the Scholar-Athlete Award, will again present 32 $1,000 scholarships to top student-athletes at member high schools during the 2017-18 school year.
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Summits to Introduce Revamped BOTF

Summits to Introduce Revamped BOTF
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
A focus on student fan sportsmanship at high school events including an announcement outlining an expanded  “Battle of the Fans” contest will highlight this fall’s Michigan High School Athletic Association annual Sportsmanship Summit series, ...
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MHSAA Attendance Posts 6-Year High

MHSAA Attendance Posts 6-Year High
Thursday, September 21, 2017
MHSAA tournament events posted an increase in attendance for the second straight school year in 2016-17, drawing 1,492,469 fans – with eight boys sports enjoying larger audiences that the previous year.
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UPDATE Meeting Series in 40th Year

UPDATE Meeting Series in 40th Year
Wednesday, September 13, 2017
The MHSAA will conduct its 40th annual Update Meeting series in the coming weeks, and this year’s schedule will again offer in-service programming for athletic directors at six of the seven locations.
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'Check-in Champ' Back with More Prizes

'Check-in Champ' Back with More Prizes
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
The Michigan High School Athletic Association and SuperFanHigh have again launched the "Check-in Champ" app to allow students, faculty, alumni, community members and all fans to earn prizes and college scholarships by showing support for high school football teams. And...
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Participation Again Outpaces Population

Participation Again Outpaces Population
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Michigan had the eighth-most participants in high school sports nationally in 2016-17 according to statistics released this week, again besting Michigan’s national ranking for total number of residents of high school age, which fell from ninth to 10th according to...
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MHSAA Announces 2016-17 Concussion Data

MHSAA Announces 2016-17 Concussion Data
Monday, August 7, 2017
The MHSAA has completed its second year of collecting head injury reports from member schools as it continues to build data that will assist in identifying trends and progress being made to reduce the incidence of head injuries in school sports.  Click below for s...
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Rules Changes Minimize Health Risks

Rules Changes Minimize Health Risks
Thursday, August 3, 2017
A pair of football rules changes taking effect this season build on continuing work to minimize health risks in all interscholastic sports as 2017-18 fall practices begin next week for member schools of the Michigan High School Athletic Association.
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State Champs! Reveals Concussion Report

State Champs! Reveals Concussion Report
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
The story of concussions in high school sports – from their symptoms to their treatment to a young person’s safe return to the classroom and the playing field – will be on display in the coming week in a State Champs! Sports Network Summer Series speci...
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MHSAA Provides Hot Weather Reminders

MHSAA Provides Hot Weather Reminders
Monday, July 31, 2017
As summer turns toward the beginning of fall sports practices next week, the MHSAA is providing a familiar but vital reminder that student-athletes need to prepare for activity in the hot weather that traditionally accompanies the beginning of August and the first train...
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Use of Participate Fees Falls in 2016-17

Use of Participate Fees Falls in 2016-17
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Just under half of high schools responding to an annual MHSAA survey assessed participation fees to help fund interscholastic athletics in 2016-17, making it the first school year since 2009-10 that fewer than 50 percent of respondents reported not charging student...
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Participation Stays Above Enrollment Dip

Participation Stays Above Enrollment Dip
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Enrollment in Michigan High School Athletic Association member high schools continued a trend of slight declines in 2016-17. But participation in sports held firm as records were set in three of the 28 sports for which postseason tournaments are sponsored by the MHSAA.
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2017 Bush Awards Honor Trio of Leaders

2017 Bush Awards Honor Trio of Leaders
Monday, June 26, 2017
Three athletic directors who have taken leading roles in important areas of educational athletics – Rockford’s Tim Erickson, Bay City Central’s Morley Fraser and Mattawan’s Ken Mohney – have been named recipients of the Michigan High School...
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2016-17 Parade of Champions

2016-17 Parade of Champions
Friday, June 23, 2017
Birch Run, Detroit Edison Public School Academy, Plymouth Christian Academy and Zeeland East celebrated their first Michigan High School Athletic Association team championships this school year. Total, 97 schools won one or more of the 129 Finals titles awarded during ...
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2017-18 Officials Registration Underway

2017-18 Officials Registration Underway
Thursday, June 22, 2017
The Michigan High School Athletic Association is accepting registrations by mail and online for game officials for the 2017-18 school year.
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MHSAA Connecting at Junior High Level

MHSAA Connecting at Junior High Level
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Signs and banners were displayed at stadiums. Announcements were made to the crowd. And most of all, questions were answered concerning the current role of the Michigan High School Athletic Association in junior high/middle school athletics – and the increased ro...
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Stoney Creek Leaders Speak Up to Save Lives

Stoney Creek Leaders Speak Up to Save Lives
Friday, May 26, 2017
The crowd for Rochester Hills Stoney Creek’s boys basketball game against rival Rochester was as rowdy as could be hoped for most of the evening Feb. 28. But it fell silent during halftime as Stoney Creek juniors Nate Davis, Kevin Price and Isabella Ubaydi spoke ...
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Sorgi-Led Blanket Drive Spreads Support

Sorgi-Led Blanket Drive Spreads Support
Friday, May 26, 2017
The design was the same, the pattern was one they’d used, and the little girl had received her blanket right around Christmas while undergoing cancer treatments. Nikki Sorgi has no way of knowing for sure if the blanket is one of more than 400 she, her older sist...
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Chance to Touch Lives 'Drives' Huron's Sesi

Chance to Touch Lives 'Drives' Huron's Sesi
Thursday, May 25, 2017
Once, a bag was filled with ants. Others had dead mice. Another time, a duck bit her. But a few funny memories were worth the opportunity for Sesi to meet and help an untold number of people, beginning when she was 6 years old – truly a life’s work so far f...
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Ottinger's 'Organ Game' a Slam Dunk

Ottinger's 'Organ Game' a Slam Dunk
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Every time Justice Ottinger sees one of the neon green T-shirts he designed on a student in the hallways at Newaygo High, he remembers fondly the “Ball Is Life, Organs Are Too” basketball game he planned this winter as an intern in the school’s athleti...
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