Midland Amateur Sports Capital Committee

1982 Midland High School Chemics Baseball Team

The 1982 Midland High School Chemics Baseball Team won the 1982 MHSAA State Class A Championship defeating Plymouth Canton 5-4 in the championship final played at Central Michigan University’s Alumni Field. Midland High School finished with a final season record of 35-5. The team [...]

Darryl Crabb

Darryl Crabb is a lifelong resident of Midland. He graduated from Midland High School in 1956 and from Central Michigan University in 1960 with a bachelor’s degree in Education. He started his 35-year career with the Midland Public Schools teaching Elementary Physical Education. [...]

LaVon E. Crowl

LaVon E. Crowl taught at Coleman High School for twenty-nine years. He coached both varsity softball and volleyball at Coleman. His softball teams won five Jack Pine Conference titles, three district titles, and two regional titles. His record was 104-11, a .904 winning [...]

Bob Hartley

Bob Hartley has been a fixture in the Midland sports scene as a volunteer for several sports for countless years. Hartley umpired in the Midland Softball Association for several years. He was a scorer and announcer for Silver Sticks Hockey tournaments and Midland High School [...]

Dan McShannock

Dan McShannock was an high school educator, coach, and athletic administrator since 1972. Most notably, he served as H.H. Dow High School Athletic Director from 1992 until his retirement in 2007. He is a graduate of Muskegon High School and Western Michigan University. He was an [...]

Sarah ‘Sargent’ Plaxton

Sarah (Sargent) Plaxton attended Bullock Creek High School where she participated in cross country and track. She set school records in the 1-mile run and 2-mile run in track and the 5k in cross country. She qualified for the MHSAA State Meet in both cross country and track each [...]