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 The Bullock Creek Cross Country team runs up and down the hill at Overlook Park to start practice on Sept. 29 in Midland, Mich. The girls and boys teams have run the hill a handful of times this season as a strengthening exercise.

The Bullock Creek Cross Country team runs up and down the hill at Overlook Park to start practice on Sept. 29 in Midland, Mich. The girls and boys teams have run the hill a handful of times this season as a strengthening exercise.

 Central Michigan's Tony Annese talks to media during Central Michigan University's Football Media Day on Friday, Aug. 12 at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in Mount Pleasant, Mich.

Central Michigan's Tony Annese talks to media during Central Michigan University's Football Media Day on Friday, Aug. 12 at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in Mount Pleasant, Mich.

 Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara's son Kaz Uehara, left, blows a bubble as shortstop Hanley Ramirez's son Hanley Ramirez Jr. watches before the start of the Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astro's game at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass. on Sunday, July 5, 2015. 

Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara's son Kaz Uehara, left, blows a bubble as shortstop Hanley Ramirez's son Hanley Ramirez Jr. watches before the start of the Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astro's game at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass. on Sunday, July 5, 2015. 

 A man swims in muddy water during the final obstacle of the fourth annual Warrior Dash on July 27 at E.A. Cummings Center near Mt. Morris, Mich.  The 3.1 mile course was full of hands-on obstacles such as mud pits, swamps, and tire-filled landscapes.

A man swims in muddy water during the final obstacle of the fourth annual Warrior Dash on July 27 at E.A. Cummings Center near Mt. Morris, Mich.  The 3.1 mile course was full of hands-on obstacles such as mud pits, swamps, and tire-filled landscapes.

 Dow junior and cheerleader Jessica Bunnelle, 16, stretches while stretching partner and senior Paige Deiters, 17, gets her face glitter done by sophomore Jaden Treijo, 16, before the game against Mt. Pleasant on Aug. 25 at Midland Community Stadium in Midland, Mich.

Dow junior and cheerleader Jessica Bunnelle, 16, stretches while stretching partner and senior Paige Deiters, 17, gets her face glitter done by sophomore Jaden Treijo, 16, before the game against Mt. Pleasant on Aug. 25 at Midland Community Stadium in Midland, Mich.

 Dow basketball listens to head coach Mark Dickerson during halftime on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at H. H. Dow High School.

Dow basketball listens to head coach Mark Dickerson during halftime on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at H. H. Dow High School.

 Loons pitcher Nolan Long tosses a ball in the dugout before a game against the Beloit Snappers, the Low A minor league affiliate of the Oakland A's, on March 28 at Hohokam Stadium in Mesa, Ariz.

Loons pitcher Nolan Long tosses a ball in the dugout before a game against the Beloit Snappers, the Low A minor league affiliate of the Oakland A's, on March 28 at Hohokam Stadium in Mesa, Ariz.

 From left: Ohio State University sophomore and marching band sousaphone players Tim Hogue, sophomore George Hoeferlin, junior Clay Wirsing and junior Casey Flowers enjoy lunch on the sidelines before the start of the Ohio State vs. Michigan football game on Nov. 28 in Ann Arbor, Mich.  The Buckeyes beat the Wolverines 42-13.

From left: Ohio State University sophomore and marching band sousaphone players Tim Hogue, sophomore George Hoeferlin, junior Clay Wirsing and junior Casey Flowers enjoy lunch on the sidelines before the start of the Ohio State vs. Michigan football game on Nov. 28 in Ann Arbor, Mich.  The Buckeyes beat the Wolverines 42-13.

 Dow Varsity Cheer practices before competing in the first round of the Sixth Annual Chemic Cheer Invitational on Wednesday at Midland High School. Midland hosted Dow, Meridian, Saginaw Heritage, Vassar, Jefferson Middle School and Northeast Middle School at the competition.

Dow Varsity Cheer practices before competing in the first round of the Sixth Annual Chemic Cheer Invitational on Wednesday at Midland High School. Midland hosted Dow, Meridian, Saginaw Heritage, Vassar, Jefferson Middle School and Northeast Middle School at the competition.

 Dow head coach Jason Watkins holds up the playbook while running plays on Tuesday, Aug. 23 at H. H. Dow High School in Midland, Mich.

Dow head coach Jason Watkins holds up the playbook while running plays on Tuesday, Aug. 23 at H. H. Dow High School in Midland, Mich.

The Bullock Creek Cross Country team runs up and down the hill at Overlook Park to start practice on Sept. 29 in Midland, Mich. The girls and boys teams have run the hill a handful of times this season as a strengthening exercise.

Central Michigan's Tony Annese talks to media during Central Michigan University's Football Media Day on Friday, Aug. 12 at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in Mount Pleasant, Mich.

Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara's son Kaz Uehara, left, blows a bubble as shortstop Hanley Ramirez's son Hanley Ramirez Jr. watches before the start of the Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astro's game at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass. on Sunday, July 5, 2015. 

A man swims in muddy water during the final obstacle of the fourth annual Warrior Dash on July 27 at E.A. Cummings Center near Mt. Morris, Mich.  The 3.1 mile course was full of hands-on obstacles such as mud pits, swamps, and tire-filled landscapes.

Dow junior and cheerleader Jessica Bunnelle, 16, stretches while stretching partner and senior Paige Deiters, 17, gets her face glitter done by sophomore Jaden Treijo, 16, before the game against Mt. Pleasant on Aug. 25 at Midland Community Stadium in Midland, Mich.

Dow basketball listens to head coach Mark Dickerson during halftime on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at H. H. Dow High School.

Loons pitcher Nolan Long tosses a ball in the dugout before a game against the Beloit Snappers, the Low A minor league affiliate of the Oakland A's, on March 28 at Hohokam Stadium in Mesa, Ariz.

From left: Ohio State University sophomore and marching band sousaphone players Tim Hogue, sophomore George Hoeferlin, junior Clay Wirsing and junior Casey Flowers enjoy lunch on the sidelines before the start of the Ohio State vs. Michigan football game on Nov. 28 in Ann Arbor, Mich.  The Buckeyes beat the Wolverines 42-13.

Dow Varsity Cheer practices before competing in the first round of the Sixth Annual Chemic Cheer Invitational on Wednesday at Midland High School. Midland hosted Dow, Meridian, Saginaw Heritage, Vassar, Jefferson Middle School and Northeast Middle School at the competition.

Dow head coach Jason Watkins holds up the playbook while running plays on Tuesday, Aug. 23 at H. H. Dow High School in Midland, Mich.

 The Bullock Creek Cross Country team runs up and down the hill at Overlook Park to start practice on Sept. 29 in Midland, Mich. The girls and boys teams have run the hill a handful of times this season as a strengthening exercise.
 Central Michigan's Tony Annese talks to media during Central Michigan University's Football Media Day on Friday, Aug. 12 at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in Mount Pleasant, Mich.
 Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara's son Kaz Uehara, left, blows a bubble as shortstop Hanley Ramirez's son Hanley Ramirez Jr. watches before the start of the Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astro's game at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass. on Sunday, July 5, 2015. 
 A man swims in muddy water during the final obstacle of the fourth annual Warrior Dash on July 27 at E.A. Cummings Center near Mt. Morris, Mich.  The 3.1 mile course was full of hands-on obstacles such as mud pits, swamps, and tire-filled landscapes.
 Dow junior and cheerleader Jessica Bunnelle, 16, stretches while stretching partner and senior Paige Deiters, 17, gets her face glitter done by sophomore Jaden Treijo, 16, before the game against Mt. Pleasant on Aug. 25 at Midland Community Stadium in Midland, Mich.
 Dow basketball listens to head coach Mark Dickerson during halftime on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at H. H. Dow High School.
 Loons pitcher Nolan Long tosses a ball in the dugout before a game against the Beloit Snappers, the Low A minor league affiliate of the Oakland A's, on March 28 at Hohokam Stadium in Mesa, Ariz.
 From left: Ohio State University sophomore and marching band sousaphone players Tim Hogue, sophomore George Hoeferlin, junior Clay Wirsing and junior Casey Flowers enjoy lunch on the sidelines before the start of the Ohio State vs. Michigan football game on Nov. 28 in Ann Arbor, Mich.  The Buckeyes beat the Wolverines 42-13.
 Dow Varsity Cheer practices before competing in the first round of the Sixth Annual Chemic Cheer Invitational on Wednesday at Midland High School. Midland hosted Dow, Meridian, Saginaw Heritage, Vassar, Jefferson Middle School and Northeast Middle School at the competition.
 Dow head coach Jason Watkins holds up the playbook while running plays on Tuesday, Aug. 23 at H. H. Dow High School in Midland, Mich.