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 By Xaiver Jones    Sports    August 22, 2019

River Rouge Football Prepares For The Fall

There is never a time where Coach Corey Parker, his company of dedicated coaches, and his proficient team of football players aren't striving for greatness. The ten year mark of Parker's tenure is slo...

 

It's Puerto Rico vs. California for the world championship of the Junior League Baseball World Series on Sunday in Taylor

AYLOR, MICHIGAN – Teams from Puerto Rico and California will play for the world championship in the 13- and 14-year-old division of Little League Baseball during the 39th annual Junior League...

 

Ecorse's Olaifoye on a mission to give back

Jovan Olaifoye has gone from Ecorse to Grand Rapids, and North Carolina to Canada. Yet he never left home. "Virtually everywhere I've gone, I met some great people that are like family to this day,"...

 

"To me, what I do isn't work."

LaMonta Stone is a man who has lived and breathed River Rouge basketball since birth. He had uncles who played basketball for Rouge (and won championships), his mother was a cheerleader for who was a...

 

ECORSE FIREFIGHTERS ASSOCIATION HOST 12TH ANNUAL RIVER OF FIRE WALLEYE TOURNAMENT

Over 100 boats came to the City of Ecorse for the Annual Wall of Fire Walleye Fishing Tournaments. People came from as far away as Missouri and throughout the Downriver communities. Firefighters from...

 
 By News One    Sports    February 7, 2019

The Super Bowl Had The Worst Ratings In A Decade

The Super Bowl was packed with controversy due to its treatment of Colin Kaepernick. Although many people dismissed the idea of a "boycott," it may have been effective because the show had the worst...

 

The Basketball Legends of Inkster completed a great week of giving.

They began on Tuesday at the Sheraton Hotel where we had the Big Raffle drawing .It was a huge success. This is how we pay for the Xmas giveaway. On Friday State representative Jewell Jones and friend...

 

Shut- Up and Dribble documentary comes to Showtime

Showtime's much anticipated 3-part documentary series "Shut Up and Dribble" gets its debut Saturday night (Nov. 3). Directed by Gotham Chopra, "Shut Up and Dribble" looks at the changing role of NBA a...

 

Harvard University Honors Colin Kaepernick For His Fight Against Social Injustice

Former football player Colin Kaepernick has continually used his platform as an avenue to bring attention to social injustice. He's been honored by several institutions and organizations for lending h...

 

Sports and Domestic Violence

Everyone is part of the problem, so let's be part of the solution instead. This has been a pretty horrible week for sports in general. We're all gritting our teeth and hoping to get to the end of it...

 

Here's How Colin Kaepernick Is Beating The NFL

The announcement that Colin Kaepernick was signed by Nike all along is the uppercut that has the NFL staggering toward the ropes. The NFL was in a different, seemingly unbeatable place back when Colin Kaepernick first decided to protest police...

 
 By Butch Davis    Sports    August 30, 2018

Tigers #3 Retired Forever

Alan Trammell, the Detroit Tigers' legendary shortstop, was immortalized in Detroit as the Tigers forever retired his No. 3. The club unveiled his name and number in a pregame ceremony on Sunday,...

 
 By Xavier Jones    Sports    August 16, 2018

Panthers Prep For Cass

It's that time of year again. Football programs across the country have been cooped up in their hiding places devising the best strategies for their teams. With about two weeks left until football...

 

FREE LIONS' PRESEASON TICKETS FOR "THINK FORD FIRST DETROIT LIONS FOOTBALL FRENZY"

Starting this past Monday, Detroit Lions fans can pick up Think Ford First Detroit Lions Football Frenzy scratch off card at any Southeast Michigan Ford Dealership to reveal a code redeemable for two...

 
 By Butch Davis    Sports    July 19, 2018

A Star is Born

Messi, Harry Kane and Ronaldo mover over, the new showstopper is Kylian Mbappé of France. French soccer star showed up and showed out on the world's largest soccer stage, the World Cup final against...

 
 By Renee Summers    Sports    July 5, 2018

Local Unicycle Club Hosts Championship Event

It started out in 1975 as a group of 15 neighborhood teenagers who just enjoyed riding unicycles. They encouraged and challenged one another and were chauffeured by parents, Tom and Carol Brichford...

 
 By Butch Davis    Sports    June 14, 2018

Casey at the Bat for the Pistons

n June 11, at 3:21PM, the Detroit Pistons announced an agreement with Dwane Casey to join the organization as Head Coach. Mr. Casey, who led the Toronto Raptors to 59 wins in the most recently...

 

DETROIT GRAND PRIX COMES TO BELLE ISLE THIS WEEKEND

The Detroit Grand Prix has races all weekend. Friday, June 1 is a Free Day courtesy of Comerica Bank. Comerica Bank FREE Prix Day: Gate admission is FREE of charge; open seating in all grandstands. FR...

 
 By Butch Davis    Sports    May 31, 2018

Tigers were entertaining this Weekend

It’s a different group of entertainers on the Detroit Tigers ball club getting the job done as our home team have won as per this past Monday have won four out of five games. Yes in this past...

 
 By Xaiver Jones    Sports    May 17, 2018

Boxing Super Star Claressa Shields Host Workouts At Downtown Boxing Gym

Two time Olympic Gold Medalist and Unified Women's Super-Middleweight Champion Claressa Shields. Visited Detroit's Downtown Boxing Gym to talk to the media and youth. Shields want to become a real...

 
 By Butch Davis    Sports    April 5, 2018

Next Year High School Sport Classifications

In Lansing this past week the new classification breaks will see 22 schools move up in class for 2018-19, while 15 schools will move down. Effective with the 2018-19 school year, schools with 885 or...

 
 By Jason Malloy    Sports    March 29, 2018

4th Annual Robichaud Athletic Hall of Fame

The Robichaud High School Athletic Hall of Fame is intended to honor the rich heritage and tradition of the great teams, individuals, and contributors to Robichaud Athletics throughout the years. It...

 

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