Chris Kelbert of Livonia Franklin named Detroit Lions COTW

Detroit, MI—The Detroit Lions have named Chris Kelbert of Livonia Franklin High School the week four recipient of the 2022 High School Football Coach of the Week Program.  Kelbert’s Patriots defeated Kensington Lakes Activities Association opponent and city rival Livonia Churchill 35-13 to move to 4-0 on the season.  Livonia Franklin is currently ranked No. […]

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Karl Schmugge of Michigan Lutheran Seminary Named Detroit Lions COTW.

Detroit, MI—The Detroit Lions have named Karl Schmugge of Michigan Lutheran Seminary the week three recipient of the 2022 High School Football Coach of the Week Program.  Schmugge’s Cardinals played their 1st home game of the season and came out with a convincing 58-6 victory over Tri-Valley Conference, West II division foe St. Louis.  Michigan Lutheran […]

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Phil Jacobs of Dexter Named Detroit Lions COTW.

Detroit, MI—The Detroit Lions have named Phil Jacobs of Dexter High School the week two recipient of the 2022 High School Football Coach of the Week Program.  Jacobs’ Dreadnaughts played their 1st home game of the season and came out on top with a convincing 59-8 victory over Southeastern Conference foe Ann Arbor Skyline.  Dexter is […]

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Tony Sigmon of Whitehall Name Detroit Lions COTW

Detroit, MI—The Detroit Lions have named Tony Sigmon of Whitehall High School the week one recipient of the 2022 High School Football Coach of the Week Program. Sigmon’s Vikings kicked off the season with a convincing 54-26 victory over the 2021 Division 4 runner-up Hudsonville Unity Christian Crusaders. The Vikings outscored Unity Christian 27-0 in […]

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Larry Merx to be inducted into MHSCA Hall of Fame

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMichigan High School Coaches Association Hall of Fame Class AnnouncedBy Mark F. Holdren, Executive SecretaryJune 1. 2022 Mt. Pleasant MI: The doors to the Michigan High School Coaches’ Association(MHSCA) “Hall of Fame” will swing open once more on September 25, 2022. A formalinduction ceremony for the Class of 2022 will take place in […]

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MHSFCA LDA

By DOUG DONNELLY  As the next class of the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association Leadership Alliance is selected, those who took part in the first class are praising what it was like to go through the developmental course.  “I am always impressed with how football coaches see the big picture,” said Kurt Phelps, one […]

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Pratley named Executive Director of MHSFCA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Andrew Pratley will assume the role of executive director of the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association this month.  Pratley was named to lead the organization Monday.   “I am excited to continue the efforts of our organization to grow the game of football across Michigan,” Pratley said. “The game of football has […]

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