Don Horkey

More work needed to limit head injuries in high school sports

Don Horkey

An average of about two students per school among more than 270,000 student-athletes in Michigan who participated in sports during the 2015-16 academic year experienced potential concussions, according to preliminary data collected by the Michigan High School Athletic Association. This school year was the first time the MHSAA requested its member schools report possible concussions…

CHSL honors 2015-16 boys and girls scholar-athletes

Don Horkey

DETROIT — The Catholic League has announced the following graduating seniors as 2015-16 scholar-athletes nominated by their respective principals based on their academic achievements, leadership qualities, community activities and athletic honors. The Girls Sports Scholar-Athletes: Edith Glusac Volleyball Award – Calista Chaldron, Marine City Cardinal Mooney. Lacrosse Award – Julia Pagnucco, Pontiac Notre Dame Prep.…

Nine state champs hail from Catholic League

I haven’t checked, but I doubt there is a league in the state that can claim nine state champions this spring, as the Catholic League can. Here’s the lineup: Cheers to Everest: first ever! — Clarkston Everest Collegiate won the Division 4 state boys golf championship, the first state title in any sport during the…