We love tradition in baseball, especially the tradition around the Detroit Tigers... having said that, I think we’re ok with this. How about you?
Happy National Bird Day!
2017 team photo...
Back row (standing, L-R): Mike Millard, Marc King (obstructed), Mike Bullion, Dan Millard, Mike Merians, Howell Varsity Co-coach Mike Weatherly, Anders Kauserud, Mark Jenkins, Gregg Merians, Bobby Weatherly, Tim Olszewski, Rick Humphries, Mike Barger, former Freshman Coach Jim Merians.
Front row (L-R): Brett Chaperon, Nathan Riffle, Robin Witjes, Bailey Burton, Mike Keck, Travis Waker, Rob Burton, Rich Robinson, Brent Earl, Brendan Merians, Chris Ackerman, Gary Merians
Back when Mike Millard ('80, '81) played for the Highlanders, one time at the plate he got hit in the face with a devastating pitch. Thankfully, he recovered... He brought to this year's alumni game the helmet he was wearing at the time, a present from then head coach Ted Klontz.
The Press-Argus spoke with Howell Alumni Baseball players Chris Ackerman and Brett Chaperon after the the game's thrilling conclusion on Saturday
The Green team edges the Gold 7-6, and an unlikely role player is named the game's Bert Tooley MVP in this year's Howell Baseball alumni game... the story below contains a link to the broadcast, in case you missed Saturday's action
You can listen in LIVE to the broadcast of Howell Baseball's 8th Alumni game on Saturday, August 5 beginning at 12:10pm. Tim Robinson calls the play-by-play and will be joined by former Howell Varsity Coach Jim Murray who will provide the color commentary. Click the link to catch all the action
We are proud to welcome back WHMI's Jon King to the alumni baseball game, where once again he'll share his vocal talents as the public address announcer for the opening ceremonies. Festivities begin at 12:15 pm tomorrow at Howell's Varsity baseball field
Tim Robinson spoke with alumni players Mark Jenkins ('77, '78) and Rob Burton ('92, '93) about this year's game for The Livingston Post
We had a request to ID the players from the 1973 team photo... big tip of the cap to Joe Burke for the assistance
Back row (L-R): Joe Burke, Steve Allen, Dave Witt, Bob Jacobs, Ed Truesdale, Clarke Bean, Dave Sturm, Bob Pettibone, Coach Ted Klontz
Front Row (L-R): Dennis Cox, Jeff Geringher, ?Matt?, ?Brian?, Dave Matheney.
If anyone can further identify Matt and Brian in the front row, please let us know!