Midland Amateur Sports Capital Committee

George Rapp

 George Rapp has been a fixture in Midland softball since 1945, having been involved with the Midland Softball Association for over 70 years. Besides a long and storied playing career, Rapp contributed to the sport locally by founding the 50 and over league, then later founding [...]

Fred Ducham

Fred Ducham is a lifelong Midland who was a fixture on the local softball scene for 70 years. Born in Midland in 1932, Ducham began his fastpitch softball career in 1946 at the age of 14, playing third base for Team KCYO.  Since that time he has been involved in various levels of [...]

Grant Helms

Grant Helms has spent over 42 years volunteering for the sport of Ice Hockey at the local, state and national level. Helms has been an influential force within the Midland Amateur Hockey League, and his constant presence over those 40+ years has shaped Midland into one of the [...]

MCTV Volunteers

MCTV’s “team” of volunteers has contributed countless hours to produce coverage of athletic events since Midland Community Television was formed in 1984. Viewers get to watch an entire event, not just 30 seconds of highlights on the 11 o’clock news. These programs give athletes [...]

Mary Adams

Mary Adams has been involved in Special Olympics for over 30 years. Special Olympics provides year-round athletic training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Adams is the volunteer Area Director for Midland County Special Olympics and is [...]

Joe Harper

Joe Harper was a volunteer extraordinaire who was known for his Santa-like appearance and unmatched dedication to Midland County sporting events. Harper was a longtime volunteer in Midland, spending thousands of hours at the softball park in the summer and the hockey rink in the [...]

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 [...]

Midland Redcoats

The Midland Redcoats are a group of volunteers organized to promote the Midland community through national and international softball events. The group was organized in 1975 and in 1977 hosted the Amateur Softball Association Men’s Major Fastpitch Tournament – the first [...]

Larry Piper

Larry Piper was been a significant contributor on the Midland Area sports scene for over twenty five years as a volunteer coach and athlete. Larry made invaluable contributions to local girls track by serving as a volunteer coach for the Fleet Feet Track Club since 1974. During [...]