Here's how the Wolverines' position groups stack up according to proven and potential talent (Note: This story originally appeared on the popular Michigan Wolverines sports site Maize n Brew) By Will Martin Our football fast is almost over, Wolverines fans. On Sep. 2, Michigan will take the field against the Florida Gators in Arlington, Texas, … Continue reading Ranking Michigan’s 2017 Position Groups
Michigan’s group of tight-knit defensive linemen demonstrate character and work ethic - on and off the field (Note: This story first appeared on Maize n Brew, the popular Michigan Wolverines sports site, in July 2017). Rashan Gary is a beast. To be precise, he’s a once-in-a-generation, freakishly athletic beast. Hovering near 300 lbs., Michigan’s sophomore defensive … Continue reading A strong family line
With the NCAA Championships looming, a freshman goalie hopes to be the difference (Note: This story appeared originally on Maize n Brew, the Michigan Wolverines sports site on the SB Nation network, in 2017). Heidi Ritner has been harboring a lofty goal: she wants to play goalkeeper for the U.S. women’s Olympic water polo team. … Continue reading In the cage
Elodie Van Dievoet leads Michigan into NCAA women’s golf regionals (Note: This story originally appeared on Maize n Brew, the popular University of Michigan sports site). By Will Martin Elodie Van Dievoet grew up around golf. Like, really good golf. But the record-setting Michigan sophomore nearly chose another path. “My mother, she played in Europe and the LPGA,” … Continue reading From Belgium to the Big 10
The massive end showed promise, but he leaves behind plenty of talent in Ann Arbor (Note: This story originally appeared on Maize n Brew, a popular Michigan Wolverines sports site, in 2017). By Will Martin The departure of Devin Asiasi for UCLA leaves a big void among Michigan tight ends - literally. At 280 lbs., … Continue reading How much will Asiasi’s departure hurt the Michigan TE squad?
In a world where the powerhouse teams are in California, Michigan - the No. 7 team in the country - has broken through. (Note: This story originally appeared on Maize n Brew, a popular University of Michigan sports site, in 2017). By Will Martin California has something of a stranglehold on collegiate women’s water polo. … Continue reading Johnson sisters help Michigan water polo team achieve elite status
Middle school girls turn hoops into life-saving nets (NOTE: THIS STORY ORIGINALLY APPEARED IN THE BEAUFORT GAZETTE IN 2007). By Will Martin @wmartin89 Finally, it feels like January. After several weeks of unrepentant sunshine, the cold and wet have ushered in a South Carolina winter over the Beaufort Academy campus. In a word, it's miserable. It's on such a … Continue reading A high net worth