Detroit Martin Luther King rains on Southfield A&T 39-0.

On Saturday the reigning Division 2 State Champions, Detroit Martin Luther King  Crusaders (1-0) were preparing to take on a familiar foe, the Southfield A&T Warriors (Southfield High School and Southfield Lathrup merged) (0-1) . At that point, the sky opened up and a thunderstorm overtook Wayne State University’s Adams Stadium.  After a long delay and deliberations about rescheduling the game,…

Detroit Public Schools 2016 Baseball Championships

On a perfect day for baseball, the Detroit Public School League crowned champions in the East-West and Mega Divisions. In the East/West Division Championship the Henry Ford Trojans (7-1) faced the Osborn Knights (8-0) in a rematch of the first game of the season that saw the Knights come away with the win.  The Trojans tried to change…

2016 Detroit Public Schools Signing Day

Over thirty young men and one young woman — Cass Tech guard Zoey Oatis announced her intentions to play basketball at the University of Detroit-Mercy — sat in front of family, friends, coaches and the media on the cusp of the most significant decision of their young lives.  The summation of numerous years of blood, sweat, tears,…

Game of the Week: Henry Ford vs. Osborn

The Henry Ford Trojans prepared to defend their home court for the last time this regular season on Senior Night in Greg Kelser Gym against the Knights of Osborn and they didn’t disappoint their fans.  In a game that would help determine seeding in the city playoffs, the game started of like a heavyweight as…