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Female Athlete of the Month: Samantha (Sam) Maurer

Female Athlete of the Month: Samantha (Sam) Maurer

By Balinda Zimmerman Samantha (Sam) Maurer is the eldest daughter of Mike and Katie Maurer, both graduates of Milan.  She was born when the family lived in Onsted but they moved back to Milan during her first year of school and have been back in Milan since. Sam is a junior at Milan High School […]

Male Athlete of the Month: Brandon Lange

Male Athlete of the Month: Brandon Lange

By Balinda Zimmerman Brandon Lange is a junior at Milan High School and the son of Ron and Sue Lange.  He has a sister, Nicole, who is studying pre-med at Wayne State University. His parents are both from Belleville but Brandon started school in Milan and has been here all of his life. Brandon is […]

MILAN ATHLETICS SIGNS PARTNERSHIP DEAL WITH UNDER ARMOUR/TEAM SPORTS

After several weeks of negotiations, Superintendent Bryan Girbach and Director of Athletics David Kaiser, are proud and excited to announce that Milan Area Schools and the Athletic department have agreed to an exclusive partnership with sport apparel manufacturer Under Armour, and their team distributor – Team Sports. This partnership will provide Under Armour products to […]

New youth football league forming

New youth football league forming

By Joyce Ervin A group of volunteers and coach Jason Blackburn recently gathered in Tolan Square to sign up local youth interested in playing with the Milan Big Red Youth Football League come September. The group has joined a new league and are looking forward to being part of the Downriver Junior Football League.  According […]