Student Athletes

Student Heroes: Clarkston High School Swim Team Captain Inspires"Hard work pays off," says Dalton Pokley. "...You just have to keep working towards it, and then it'll come true."
Michigan Close To Banning Student-Athlete UnionsAthletes would be blocked from unionizing at public universities under a bill that won final passage Tuesday.
Student Heroes: Running Back Scores Championship Winning Touchdown Days After Mom DiedWinning a championship in any sport is a moment that every player, coach and fan will remember for the rest of their lives. But for one local student athlete, winning a football championship is special for a different reason.
Student Heroes: Team Captain Sets Example On And Off The Court"She just shows how much loves she has for the sport, and if you put your mind and heart into playing that you can do well and succeed in what you want to accomplish."
Northville School Scrubs Locker Rooms As Teen Is Treated For MRSAShould parents be worried?
Program Gives Parents 'Heads Up' About ConcussionsMichigan youth football groups are taking part in a new national program.
WWJ Listener Helps Baseball Team In Need Of EquipmentThanks to a generous listener who heard about the team's plight on WWJ, the baseball team at Communications and Media Arts High School in Detroit now own a few items from their wish list.
Local Baseball Team Shines Despite ChallengesAs the struggling Detroit school district continues to clean up its financial problems, there is no money available to buy basic equipment like uniforms or baseballs.
New Web Site For Scholarpreps.comThe Oakland County-based Web site has launched a new Web platform to improve its ability to help student-athletes and their parents make the most of both their athletic and academic abilities.
U-M Student Athletes Learn Pitfalls Of Social NetworkingDid the University of Michigan "catfish" its own student athletes to teach them a lesson?
Snyder Signs, Lions Endorse Anti-Concussion LegislationGov. Rick Snyder has signed a new law that aims to protect young Michigan athletes from serious head injuries.
Logic Solutions Develops Almin Group’s PlayerPrep Mobile App