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Menominee’s 49 Short Option Play

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Originally Published: April 5, 2010 Author: Jeff Bayerl In the Beginning Since the beginning of time…or at least since 1966, Menominee has run the single wing under Ken Hofer. In the late 1960’s, 1970’s and the early to mid-1980’s we were a running team. We threw the ball 6-8 times per game to keep the […]

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Thursday Night in the U.P.

Author: Adam Wesoloski Originally Published: October 17, 2005 A few weeks ago I took a little road trip with my 7-year old son to see Menominee, Michigan’s freshman football team. I was invited by their head coach Jeff Bayerl, whom I’ve know since I was in 6th grade. It so happened that Paul Shanklin was […]

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Interview: Ken Hofer

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Author: Adam Wesoloski Originally Published: July 29, 2004 U.P. Power! Coach Ken Hofer has been practicing the single wing for over 40 years. His Menominee Maroons are a perennial powerhouse in Michigan’s Upper Penninsula. In 1998, the Maroons captured Hofer’s first state championship and won two others in 2006 and 2007.

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