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Coach of the Year

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11
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November
Year
1992
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AACHM Oral History: Don Simons

Sun, 11/08/2020 - 1:08pm

Don Simons

Donald L. Simons was born in 1943 and he grew up on Fuller Street in Ann Arbor. He attended Jones School, Ann Arbor High, and Eastern Michigan University. He was a starting football halfback and basketball co-captain in high school, and was recognized as athlete of the month. Mr. Simons recalls segregation and several incidents of discrimination in Ann Arbor. He is proud of his family, his work coaching at the Maxey Boys' Training School and Boysville, and co-hosting the annual neighborhood picnic for 25 years.

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AACHM Oral History: Harold Simons

Sun, 11/08/2020 - 9:25am

Harold Simons

Harold Simons was born in 1946 and he grew up in Ann Arbor. He was inspired by Jones School teacher Harry Mial to become a teacher and coach. A standout basketball player for Ann Arbor High, he went on to play at Eastern Michigan University. He was the freshman basketball coach there before becoming head coach at Huron High for 20 years. Mr. Simons reflects on race relations and generational differences in Ann Arbor. He and his wife Ethel have been married for 53 years.

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Frances Messner Receives Golf Trophies At Barton Hills Country Club Awards Brunch, September 1965

Frances Messner Receives Golf Trophies At Barton Hills Country Club Awards Brunch, September 1965 image
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Ann Arbor News, September 16, 1965
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Tournament Chairman Mrs. Coleman Mummery (from left) hands Mrs. Lloyd Messner more trophies than she can handle at yesterday's awards brunch at Barton Hills Country Club. Mrs. Messner's honors came for winning the Louise Suggs Seniors Tournament and the 18-hole Handicap Tournament. She also was third flight consolation winner. Mrs. Mummery was runner-up in the club championship competition.

Women Golfers At Barton Hills Country Club Awards Brunch, September 1965

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Ann Arbor News, September 16, 1965
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The trophy table at Barton Hills Country Club glistened with gold and silver cups and statuettes yesterday when women golfers held their awards brunch. Admiring the gleaming array of prizes are (from left) Mrs. Boyd Yard, nine-hole club championship winner; Mrs. Robert S. Edwards Jr., the season's most improved nine-hole player; Mrs. John Airey, prize chairman and Mrs. James Carman, golf chairman.

Barton Golfers Beat Washtenaw

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1
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July
Year
1946
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Katzenmeyer Is Winner Again At Ann Arbor

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1
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July
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1946
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