MonroeNews.com – The Monroe Evening News, Monroe, MI Nearly unbeatable by Jeff Meade , last modified June 11. 2009 11:54AM MILAN — Jordan Tomecek seems to do just about everything right. She is nearly unbeatable as a distance runner. She is a 4.0 student in the classroom. She even timed her illness right. Tomecek contracted mononucleosis over Christmas break and […]

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MonroeNews.com – The Monroe Evening News, Monroe, MI MILAN — Steve Porter doesn’t mind when one of his runners accidentally calls him Dad. “They say, ‘Dad, I mean Coach,’ ” he said. “You don’t know how many girls call me ‘Dad’ by accident. That’s a compliment in terms of the impact you have on kids’ lives. Maybe it’s an accidental […]

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Ryan Brehm expands lead to five shots at Michigan Open | Freep.com | Detroit Free Press Awards: Michigan State announced the six recipients of its highest athletic awards, as chosen by a panel of administrators and head coaches. Junior wrestler Franklin Gomez and senior distance runner Nicole Bush were named the George Alderton Male and Female Athletes of the Year, […]

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Here’s hoping Ann Arbor school board officials make the right decision over naming the Pioneer High School track – Ann Arbor Sports – MLive.com Here’s hoping Ann Arbor school board officials make the right decision over naming the Pioneer High School track by Pete Bigelow | News Sports Editor Saturday June 06, 2009, 9:20 PM You must understand. There’s a […]

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Ann Arbor school board names Pioneer running track after longtime coach Bryan Westfield – Ann Arbor News – The Latest News, Blogs, Photos & Videos – MLive.com Ann Arbor school board names Pioneer running track after longtime coach Bryan Westfield by David Jesse | The Ann Arbor News Thursday June 11, 2009, 8:08 AM Bryan Westfield got choked up Wednesday […]

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Supporters believe Pioneer High School should honor boys track coach Don Sleeman along with girls track coach Bryan Westfield – Ann Arbor Sports – MLive.com Supporters believe Pioneer High School should honor boys track coach Don Sleeman along with girls track coach Bryan Westfield by Dave Holzman | The Ann Arbor News Wednesday June 03, 2009, 5:34 PM The proposal […]

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Coaching carousel: G.L. track’s Spalsbury, DeWitt baseball’s Brya step down | lansingstatejournal.com | Lansing State Journal Kim Spalsbury announced his retirement as Grand Ledge’s boys track and field coach at his team’s banquet. DeWitt baseball coach Mike Brya told his players he, too, was resigning after their Division 2 state quarterfinal loss to Milan. “I was 90 percent sure coming […]

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