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Big Reds win district title

Big Reds win district title

By Joel Dotson Milan Big Reds boys varsity basketball head coach Chris Pope was feeling good on Friday, March 10. The hook he had given his team all season long – to win a district title and later host a regional game – became true after Milan defeated Dundee 61-53 that night. The Big Reds […]

Big Reds’ BIG SUCCESS

Big Reds’ BIG SUCCESS

By Joel Dotson The Milan Big Reds boys varsity basketball team played 8 games in the month of February, all except one being in Huron League conference play. They began the month with a 51-41 loss to SMCC on Feb. 3 in Monroe. A vast improvement from their 19-point loss in Milan two weeks prior, […]

Male Athlete of the Month: Jarius Hamilton

Male Athlete of the Month: Jarius Hamilton

By Balinda Zimmerman Jarius Hamilton was born to Yvette and Gary Hamilton, November, 1998 in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Jarius grew up in Ypsilanti before the family moved to Milan when he was in middle school. He is one of three boys and he has three sisters rounding out the total count to six. Jarius played one […]

Female Athlete of the Month: Lauren Smith

Female Athlete of the Month: Lauren Smith

By Balinda Zimmerman Lauren Smith was born in Southfield, Michigan, December 1998 to Deb and Jade Smith.  The family lived in Canton before moving to Milan because they fell in love with the community and the schools. Deb was able to relocate and adjust easily enough and she remains a nurse at Henry Ford Hospital. […]

Big Reds lose to Grosse Ile on Senior Night

Big Reds lose to Grosse Ile on Senior Night

By Joel Dotson In a perfect world, the seven Milan Big Red senior basketball players would have walked away with a win on their special night. However, not even momentum from a six-game winning streak would assist Milan, as they lost to Grosse Ile 61-56 on Feb. 24. The game was a reversal of their […]

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