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Michigan and Michigan State both made it to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Sweet 16. Both have games Friday. (Patch file photo)
Cathedral March 26, 2014 at 10:28 am
It is great that UM and Sparty are there again......WHAT WOULD BE GREAT IF BOTH TEAMS WERE JOINED BYRead More WISCONSIN IN THE FINAL FOUR......HOWEVER, FLORIDA TAKES IT ALL THIS YEAR!!!!
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Matt Skiba August 31, 2013 at 08:15 am
Asking to share the road(s) with a bicyclist is a fair request. However, bicyclists need to be moreRead More concerned for the safety of the motorists. 1) I know of nobody that wants to hit a bicyclist. 2) I know of nobody that wants to be the cause of a deadly accident or any accident for that matter. 3) Everyone I know would be devastated if they caused a deadly accident or hit a bicyclist. It is not fair and likely illegal (ie impeding traffic) that bicyclists ride thinking they are the only ones on the road and that motorists MUST allow them right-of-way. I agree to give right-of-way when they or a pedestrian are crossing a road and fair/safe traveling on any back road. However, it would be nice and safer for everyone if bicyclist get off the roadway when approaching motorist(s) get stuck behind the bicyclist(s) and the motorist like myself do not want to jeopardize themselves, their passengers or any oncoming traffic or oncoming bicyclist by breaking the law and crossing a double line on a blind hill because a bicyclist does not give way to the motorists. Fairness goes both ways. In fact, let's all work together to maybe put bicycle lanes on popular/dangerous local roads ie... Mast Road, Huron River Road, Joy Road to name a few.
Julie Olson March 16, 2013 at 01:34 pm
As a parent of two of the girls on this team, I cannot thank the entire Dexter community enough forRead More their support and enthusiasm throughout this season. These 10 girls learned so much more than playing basketball this year. The support since the loss to Gross Pointe South has been even bigger than after all of the wins. That says it all.
Barbara Read March 16, 2013 at 03:36 pm
The girls' team inspired all of us. Congratulations to the whole team and coach! What a fun season!Read More It also highlights the sense of community in our district: people stopped what they were doing to cheer for the neighborhood team. That just feels good.
anna krull March 18, 2013 at 11:29 am
7:12 am on Monday, March 18, 2013 Let's not forget the coach! Mike Bavineau has long been involvedRead More in creating a great basketball program for boys and girls starting back in the early to mid 1990's when he organized and ran summer basketball camps for our children through Community Education. The summer camp has evolved into a winter season with many of the kids continuing on in travel teams until they get to Middle School sponsored teams. All three of my children have participated, with one still participating, in this long running program. Thank you Coach Bavineau for taking initiative and having follow through, not only for your Varsity basketball team, but for all of the children in our community.
Bob Wittenberg March 13, 2013 at 11:31 am
What an awesome accomplishment from a talented and hard working group of ladies! Your DexterRead More community couldn't be more proud... Enjoy the ride.
Rebecca Jaskot (Editor) March 11, 2013 at 03:11 pm
Thanks for your comment, Jim. We were not able to have a reporter at the game, so we wrote this postRead More using the information that was provided by the person who posted the YouTube video and the information on the MHSAA website. Will you be at the next games? If you would like to share some photos or a small write-up on Patch, that would be great! If so, you can go to this link and click "Post on Patch" to share. Thanks! http://dexter.patch.com/blog/apply
Julie Olson March 12, 2013 at 06:36 pm
Dexter High School varsity girl's basketball team continues their journey in the State tournamentRead More with a quarter-final game tonight (Tuesday March 12) at Davison High School, 7:00 pm. The Dexter fans have been amazing and a huge factor at each game during the playoff season.
Barbara Read March 13, 2013 at 12:51 am
The girls won again tonight!! Wow!
Valerie February 28, 2013 at 02:13 pm
Way to go guys! Great job, Dylan keep up the great work!
Alice Seipelt February 28, 2013 at 03:12 pm
Congratulations to all the incredible athletes!! We will be cheering for you at JO's Dylan!!
Georgia Frost March 1, 2013 at 02:54 pm
good team.
John Parker January 23, 2013 at 04:23 am
The Dexter community should be very proud of this wonderful student athlete, and GVSU shouldRead More consider itself fortunate to have her on board.
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