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Big Reds benefit from Huron League schedule

Big Reds benefit from  Huron League schedule

By Joel Dotson The Milan varsity boys’ basketball team played eight games in the month of January, going 6-2 in those games. \The first calendar month of 2017 began with a loss to non-conference Tecumseh on Jan. 6; the 51-48 overtime loss was the first win of the season for the Indians, and dropped Milan’s […]

High hopes derailed

High hopes derailed

By Joel Dotson Despite hoping to start the basketball season off on a good note, unfortunately for varsity boys basketball head coach Chris Pope, it didn’t happen the way he planned. Milan began the season with three non-conference games in December. The Big Reds lost 62-58 to Lincoln on Dec. 9, 54-52 to Onsted on […]

Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect

By Joel Dotson Thomas Lindeman is a rare kind of athlete. Few get the chance to reach the Final Four in their respective sports in one season, let alone do what he has done in four years as a Milan High School basketball and baseball player. In those seasons, Thomas has been to three Final […]

Amazing Journey

Amazing Journey

By Joel Dotson The Class B semi-final matchup on March 27 between the Milan Big Reds and Wyoming Godwin Heights Wolverines pitted two 1st-year head coaches squaring off against each other. Godwin Heights was playing in their 2nd Final Four in 3 years, while Milan was trying to defend their state title. Unfortunately for the […]

Great win over Otsego

Great win over Otsego

By Joel Dotson All season long, one goal was on the mind of Milan head coach Chris Pope: returning to the Breslin Center in East Lansing. He’d guaranteed a repeat of the state championship in April, much to the surprise of the Big Red faithful, but his faith in the team never wavered. It turns […]

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