Entries for 'Detroit Western International'

'Underdog' Western Building on 2017 Run

'Underdog' Western Building on 2017 Run
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Few equate competitive soccer with teams from Detroit, especially those in the Detroit Public School League. And that’s just fine with Detroit Western coach Forest Farmer and his players. Being an underdog can work to one’s advantage.
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Highlight Reel: Boys Basketball Finals

Highlight Reel: Boys Basketball Finals
Saturday, March 28, 2015
The winter sports season concluded Saturday with the MHSAA Boys Basketball Finals at the Breslin Center at Michigan State University. Click below for highlight clips from every game plus links to watch them in full. 
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Western Ends Perfect Run with 1st Title

Western Ends Perfect Run with 1st Title
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Even in their own city, even after all they'd accomplished this season, Detroit Western International's basketball players were somewhat of a curiosity when they showed up at Calihan Hall to play in the MHSAA Class A Quarterfinals on Tuesday.  Western had been th...
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Highlight Reel: Class A Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class A Semifinals
Friday, March 27, 2015
Saginaw Arthur Hill and Detroit Western International advanced to the MHSAA Class A Boys Basketball Final with Semifinal wins Friday at the Breslin Center. Click below for video highlights from all four teams that took the court. 
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Western Takes Next Step to Make History

Western Takes Next Step to Make History
Friday, March 27, 2015
Brailen Neely and his Detroit Western International teammates have heard plenty about Detroit Redford’s glories past. Their coach, Derrick McDowell, coached Redford from 1993-94 through 2005 and took two teams to Class A runner-up finishes. “When they win, ...
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Class A-B Preview: Chasing Favorites

Class A-B Preview: Chasing Favorites
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Similar to the Class C and D Semifinals to be played Thursday, Friday's Class A and B games will feature five teams aspiring to win their first MHSAA championships. But the field also includes four teams that advanced to Breslin Center in 2014, the undefeated top-rank...
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Cowboys hoping to ride into Battle Creek

Cowboys hoping to ride into Battle Creek
Friday, May 18, 2012
At least once a week, former longtime Detroit Western baseball coach Ziggy Gonzalez stops in to Cowboys practice to offer a taste of the program’s history. “I tell these guys, we don’t know where we’re going if we don’t know where we’...
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High 5s: 5/15/12

High 5s: 5/15/12
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
This week's honorees include arguably Michigan's top distance runner, top lacrosse player, and a baseball team looking to assert itself at the top while representing the state's largest city.
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