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


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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