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Inspiring Kids

Inspiring Kids

When leaving the football game on Friday night September 20, 2013, I came across some friends and stood around chatting.  Up walked one of the coaches and his son from the third grade Rec League in Milan.  Third grade is the first year a youngster can play contact football in Milan.  Ethan Felkamp is the […]

Milan 33, Flatrock 18

Milan 33, Flatrock 18

Milan Middle School posted a score of 33-18 over Flatrock on September 25, 2013 that included three, yes, THREE interceptions against Flatrock! The first one came through Richard Arecheja early in the game, the second via Gage Feeman around mid-way and the third was an unexpected catch by Will Gaines in the fourth quarter.  After […]

Kanitz injured in 13-6 win over Ypsilanti

Kanitz injured in 13-6 win over Ypsilanti

Robert Kanitz is accustomed to sharing the quarterback position for the Milan Big Reds but not usually because of pain and injuries. When Kanitz was taken out in the first few minutes of the game due to a knee injury, Steven Phifer repeatedly showed that he has what it takes to step up and lead […]

Milan Football Boosters

Milan Football Boosters

Milan Football Booster’s,held a Scrap Metal Drive on Saturday, May 18 at MHS.  Even though they are waiting the financial results they consider it a success. Betsy Kanitz said “I believe we collected somewhere near 30,000 lbs of scrap. The different types of metals bring different prices, and we were also paid a set amount […]

National Signing Day for College Football

National Signing Day for College Football

First Wednesday in February, first day that a high school senior can sign a binding National Letter of Intent for college football with a school that is a member of the NCAA.   February 6 two Milan seniors signed for college football.  Arthur Dukes signed with Morgan State University (Baltimore, MD) and Ty Peterson signed […]