Local baseball players selected to national team
September 17, 2013
Utica Ford II sophomore Pierce Banks played in the USSSA All-American baseball games Aug. 8-11.
Banks, a Sterling Heights resident, was also one of 15 athletes selected out of 150 to play on the U-16 national team that will compete for a gold medal in an international competition next August in Kissimmee, Fla.
Pictured are Banks, left, and Parker Yocca of Rochester. He was also selected to the national team.
October 05, 2015
Romeo remained undefeated by defeating Macomb Dakota 26-14 in a Macomb Area Conference crossover that paired two of the top-ranked teams in Michigan. Romeo’s defense came into the game having surrendered just 13 points all season, and helped seal the win with a safety and interception return for touchdown by Brad Tanner in the fourth quarter. Romeo earned its first win against Dakota since 2010.