“Our goal is to out-hit, out-tackle and when the ball is in the air, get after it.” ELi's Mark Meyer has the story of how Kaleb Elam and his Trojan teammates plan to face the Haslett Vikings in tonight's game.
“When you take a look back and think of all the work that has been done since last December … we kind of knew we had a chance to be a fairly good football team,” said Trojans head coach Bill Feraco. “But how good? A lot of things had to happen for it to turn out this way.
“It was amazing,” Hosey said, “Coach Javy (Javier Lara), Coach G (Gianni Feraco) and Coach Feraco are always telling me to work harder in practice, so when my number was called I’d be ready...". ELi's Mark Meyer reports on Friday night's victory over Portage Northern.
“There comes a point in every season when you look to those who maybe haven’t played as much to rise up and answer the call,” Feraco said during Thursday’s practice. “This will be one of those weeks where next man up gets his number called.” ELi's Mark Meyer previews tonight's game.
Nikki Norris has taken over the head sports position in East Lansing following the retirement of long-time Athletic Director Tom Hunt, Alex Hosey, a recent graduate of ELi's Summer Youth Journalism Program, reports.
“We have a lot of chemistry on defense, we’ve been playing together since seventh grade. And we’re a pretty athletic bunch,” says senior linebacker Justin Brown. ELi's Mark Meyer tells you how that chemistry turned into a "W."