BY RILEY NELSON
Even at 7 a.m. on a Wednesday morning in June, you can find sophomore goalie Evan Louro training, pushing himself to get better.
BY KELLY HALL
"I’m seeing people wearing uniforms on the streets, I’m seeing the decals in the windows of restaurants, I’m seeing stickers on computers and backpacks, it’s just pretty darn cool. I think the team is important to the community, and they’re showing that by coming out in droves.”
BY ALEJANDRO ZúñIGA
Athletic Director Jim Hackett confirmed he had been in conversations with tournament organizers as recently as last week about using the Big House as a venue, but scheduling issues proved too difficult to overcome.
BY TED JANES
Tyler Arnone has been all over the East Coast, playing soccer day in and day out. But he’s not playing just for fun. Tuesday morning, he concluded the five-day Adidas Major League Soccer Player Combine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The goal of the 55 college prospects at the combine is to perform well enough to impress the scouts and get drafted.
BY TED JANES
The combine will host the coaching staffs from all 20 MLS franchises. It concludes on Jan. 13, after which the clubs will travel to Philadelphia, where the MLS Draft is scheduled for Jan. 15.
BY WESLEY ROMAN
The end of the Michigan men’s soccer team’s season may have signaled the conclusion of distinguished Michigan careers for goalkeeper Adam Grinwis and midfielder Tyler Arnone, but, if it all goes to script, the duo’s soccer careers will just be starting.
BY KEVIN SANTO
The departure of a strong senior class leaves room for younger talent like freshman defender Billy Stevens to settle into a more influential role.