Archive for Sports

Brits Swimmer Takes to the Sea

Each year, Albion students have opportunity to study all over the world, including Spain, Costa Rica and the Caribbean. Last semester, Nick Smith, a Midland, Michigan, junior and a member of the Brits’ swim team, completed [...]

Season Preview: Track and Field

In the 2016 indoor season, the men’s track team finished third at the MIAA Indoor Championship behind Trine University and Calvin College. The women finished fourth behind Calvin, Hope College and Adrian College. This year, in [...]

Sal Konkle, Marshall Redhawks Girls Basketball Coach, Named Coach of the Year

In 1981, Sal Konkle was a standout senior at Marshall High School for the women’s basketball team. She led her team to the MHSAA state championship game against Okemos High School, but the Redhawks were on [...]

The Pistons Are Moving Back to Downtown Detroit

This afternoon, the Detroit Pistons announced they would be moving back to downtown Detroit and will share the new Little Caesars Arena with the Detroit Red Wings next year. Last month, Pistons owner Tom Gores announced [...]

Opinion: Jabrill Peppers Should Top Everyone’s Heisman Shortlist

By Tyler Schingeck When Jabrill Peppers signed his letter of intent with the University of Michigan in the spring of 2013, it was no surprise he received comparisons to an all-time Michigan football great, Charles Woodson. According [...]

Andrew Bill, Jessica Shaw to Represent Albion at NCAA Cross-Country Championships

Two runners will represent the Brits at the NCAA Cross-Country Championships on Nov. 19. Andrew Bill, a first-year from Berkley, Michigan, qualified for nationals at the Great Lakes Regional meet on Nov. 12 and was only [...]