Archive - Jun 30, 2011 - Sports Article
PLYMOUTH â€” A lifetime of giving to others will be celebrated for a fifth straight year on July 9 as participants run, walk and remember Jeff McLochlin in his Memorial 5K Run/Walk fundraiser.
The run starts at the Young Amphitheatre in Centennial Park in Plymouth at 8:30 a.m. and all proceeds go to several charities in McLochlinâ€™s name â€” TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors), the Rochester Jr. Football League and veteransâ€™ families.
PLYMOUTH â€” Plymouth High School Head Baseball Coach Tony Plothow has been selected to coach the 2011 North All Star team at this yearâ€™s 37th Annual Indiana North-South All Star Game by his fellow coaches and the Indiana High School Baseball Coaches Associationâ€™s Executive Council.Â
PLYMOUTH â€” Ancilla College Athletic Director Gene Reese has been re-elected to a second two-year term as the Michigan Community College Athletic Association (MCCAA) Western Conference Director, the college announced on Thursday.
The election took place at the MCCAA Athletic Directorâ€™s Summer Meeting at Shanty Creek Resort in Bellaire, Mich.
â€śBeing from the only (MCCAA-affiliated) college in Indiana, it is a tremendous privilege being asked to serve on these most important conference committees,â€ť said Reese, who has overseen the Ancilla College athletic department since its inception.
DONALDSON â€” Ben Montalbano will don the blue and yellow on the court once more, but this time heâ€™ll do so for the Chargers.
Montalbano, a 2010 Triton High School graduate, has signed with Ancilla College menâ€™s basketball for the 2011-2012 season.
Montalbano, a 5â€™8â€ť point guard, was an Honorable Mention All-State selection in 2010 for Triton and helped lead the team to a state title in 2008 and a state runner-up finish in 2009.