Fall Sports Recap

The first wave of Dexter athletics are coming to a close, and every team sure made the most of it By Mitchell Sterlitz and kellen porter Volleyball There were high hopes for the volleyball team coming into this season with the talented junior and senior class. The team was led by junior Taylor Venuto and senior Alexa Bell, two strong role models for the volleyball program. Throughout the season, the team was dominant in tournaments and regular season games, finishing with an overall record of 33-12. “We played hard until…

Digging Into Dig Pink

What started as a coach honoring her mother has turned into a partnership between two rivals By Alisha Birchmeier In 1600, the first case of breast cancer was recognized in Edwin Smith Papyrus. Four centuries later, in 2007, Jean Atkinson was diagnosed with breast cancer. To most, this seems insignificant, but for Dexter and Chelsea’s high school volleyball teams, this started a new tradition. Laura Cleveland, Chelsea’s varsity volleyball coach, started Dig Pink in honor of her mother, Jean Atkinson. “When I first found out about Laura doing Dig Pink…

Fall Athletes to Watch

Here are some key athletes of their respective teams who you should keep an eye on this season By Jed Howell Joey Hiser/Football: It’s hard to talk about the last decade of Dexter football without mentioning the Hiser name. Hiser is the youngest of three brothers who have all played for Dexter. Both of his brothers went on to play at the collegiate level. This fall, Hiser is returning to the quarterback position after playing receiver the past three seasons. He played quarterback from the time he started tackle football…