Winter Sports Briefs

With high expectations for many teams, the Dreadnaughts have sights set on various titles By Jacoby Haley & Jillian Chesney The 2017-18 winter sports season is going to be something to watch for Dexter, with young star athletes in the sports, talented coaching staff looking to make improvements, and a men’s swim program poised to make a consecutive state title run. All in all, the Dreads are something to be excited about in the coming months. Hockey Following last year when they ended their season early by losing in the…

Swoverland steps down

WHAT HAPPENED: After a coaching career that spanned more than 20 years in Dexter, varsity basketball coach Randy Swoverland quit his coaching job on Monday, Oct. 28. He officially announced he was stepping down after a week of isolating himself from interactions with his students and players. Swoverland declined to be interviewed about his resignation or the incident, but the following account was confirmed by multiple sources who were present at various times throughout the situation. THE INITIAL INCIDENT: Senior captain Derek Seidl had just finished stretching. Two days previously,…