MHSAA NOW: The weekly newsletter of the Michigan High School Athletic Association


Today’s edition includes our latest from “1st & Goal” and “Title IX at 50” plus big news from the golf community and on MHSAA postseason attendance from 2021-22. We’re also especially proud of three of our Student Advisory Council members as they starred in a Title IX celebration video with Bally Sports Detroit.

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1st & Goal: 2022 Week 4 Review

All winning streaks eventually end. And in mentioning them, it is more in recognition of what was accomplished than what is now over. A couple of those endings took center stage during Week 4.

Title IX at 50: Anna Tracey’s Story

Tracey finished her senior gymnastics season this past winter with one of the most successful Finals weekends possible. On Friday, she helped Rockford to its first team championship since 2017. At Saturday’s Individual Finals, Tracey earned the Division 2 title with an all-around score of 36.325.

As League Rivals Rise, Sturgis Works to Continue Setting Championship Pace

At a certain point, the competition catches up. And that’s where the Sturgis High School varsity girls golf program — the winningest team at the school over the last decade — finds itself in 2022. A young squad without a senior on the roster is slugging it out this fall in a Wolverine Conference that now boasts plenty of parity.

Saline’s Williams-Hoak Named National Coach of the Year by LPGA Professionals

The LPGA Professionals have named Saline High School golf coach Debbie Williams-Hoak as its national Coach of the Year. Williams-Hoak was among national award winners who were selected by the LPGA Professionals’ executive committee from a pool of Section Award winners, which were voted on by officers of those regional sections.

MHSAA Tournament Attendance Rebounds to Top 1.3 Million Spectators in 2021-22

After two school years requiring limited tournament attendance due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021-22 school year saw a total of 1,327,633 fans attend Michigan High School Athletic Association postseason competitions for which attendance is recorded.

Be the Referee: Soccer Timing

Be The Referee is a series of short messages designed to help educate people on the rules of different sports, to help them better understand the art of officiating, and to recruit officials. Here is this week’s segment – Soccer Timing – Listen

SAC Members Team Up with Bally Sport Detroit to Celebrate Title IX at 50


MHSAA Title IX at 50 (Full version)

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Unforgettable 5ive: 2022 Football Week 4


MHSAA Football Week 4 Unforgettable 5ive

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State Champs! Michigan: High School Sports Show – 9-16-22


Episode 3 | High School Sports Show | 9-16-22 | State Champs! Michigan

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Football Friday’s OT Powered by State Champs! – 9/16/22


Football Friday’s OT Powered by State Champs! | 9-16-2022

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Upcoming MHSAA Tournament Schedule

Girls Tennis (UP) · Finals: Sept. 28-Oct. 1
Boys Tennis (LP) · Finals: Oct. 14-15
Girls Golf (LP) · Finals: Oct. 14-15
Boys Cross Country (UP) · Finals: Oct. 22
Girls Cross Country (UP) · Finals: Oct. 22
Boys Cross Country (LP) · Finals: Nov. 5
Girls Cross Country (LP) · Finals: Nov. 5
Boys Soccer · Finals: Nov. 5
Girls Swimming & Diving (LP) · Finals: Nov. 18-19
Girls Volleyball · Finals: Nov. 19
Football 8-Player · Finals: 18-19
Football 11-Player · Finals: 25-26


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