Their stories are just as layered and their accomplishments are just as important as those of the men’s teams that have been in the spotlight all this time. They just haven’t received the same level of attention.
More often than not, people use the phrase, “there’s always next year,” about their New Year’s resolutions as a joke because they know the cycle will continue, for however many years it takes. But for the Michigan hockey and men’s basketball teams in 2018, that wasn’t the case.
With the Michigan football team’s 2017 regular season in the books, the Daily looks back at the performance of each unit this year and looks ahead to the future in 2018. In this edition: defensive backs.
Looking back on that time three years later, the Athletics South Competition and Performance Project seems to be a monumental leap forward, especially for these teams that have been prioritized less than Michigan’s big three revenue-generating sports.